Northrop to Provide Spares for E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aircraft and Trainers

6 April 2011 (Last Updated April 6th, 2011 18:30)

Northrop has been awarded a firm-fixed-price order against a previously issued basic order agreement for spare consumables and repairables. Under the $21.2m contract, the company will provide for the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye low-rate initial production lot two aircraft and Hawkeye integrated

Northrop has been awarded a firm-fixed-price order against a previously issued basic order agreement for spare consumables and repairables.

Under the $21.2m contract, the company will provide for the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye low-rate initial production lot two aircraft and Hawkeye integrated training system trainers.

The E-2 Hawkeye is a twin-turboprop all-weather, aircraft carrier-capable tactical airborne early warning (AEW) aircraft.

Work will be carried out at the company's facilities in California, New York, Indiana, Illinois, Florida and various locations throughout the US and is expected to be completed in July 2015.

The US Naval Air Systems Command will be the contracting activity.