C4iSR: Joint & Common Equipment

Raytheon awarded USD1.5 billion SBX radar contract

30 October 2017

The US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) awarded Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems a USD1.5 billion indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity follow-on contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost-plus-incentive-fee line items to provide operations and sustainment (O&S) support for the Army Navy Transportable Radar Surveillance Model 2 (AN/TPY-2) and Sea-Based X-Band (SBX) radar, the agency announced 27 October.

The contracted O&S support includes AN/TPY-2 radar logistics support, AN/TPY-2 sustaining engineering, AN/TPY-2 transition and transfer, AN/TPY-2 depot transition, SBX logistics support, and SBX sustaining engineering, MDA said.

USD1.3 billion in fiscal year 2017 (FY 2017) research, development, test, and evaluation funding was obligated at time of award.

The ordering period is from 1 November 2017 through 31 October 2020, with four successive one year option periods provided in the contract.

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