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US Navy Awards Raytheon H-53 Support Contract

By R&WI Staff | May 31, 2018

The Sikorsky CH-53 King Stallion lifts a 27,000 pound external load. (PRNewsFoto/Lockheed Martin)

The Sikorsky CH-53 King Stallion lifts a 27,000 pound external load. Photo courtesy of Lockheed Martin

Raytheon Co. has been awarded $9,568,511 for a cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement. This delivery order is for the procurement of software development activities and smart multi-function color display repair support.

This includes APR-39D(V)2 integration as well as the ability to develop and deliver fix builds to correct existing and future software deficiencies in support of H-53 helicopters. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Indiana, and is expected to be completed in September 2021.

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The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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