Lockheed Martin Space Systems is awarded a contract in support of the flight test demonstrations of U.S. Navy Intermediate Range Conventional Prompt Strike weapon system.
The un-priced letter contract, with a maximum amount of $40 million, was awarded by U.S. Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) Office. Fiscal 2018 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $20 million are being obligated on this award, which will expire at the end of the current 2019 fiscal.
The contract is for the design, development, build and integration of large diameter rocket motors, associated missile body flight articles, and related support equipment in support of the demonstrations.
Work will be performed at Sunnyvale, California, with an expected completion date of September 30, 2022.