Lockheed Martin is being awarded $7,856,249 by the US and UK for various tasks relating to the Tactical Tomahawk Weapons Control System.
According to a contract note on the US DoD website, the order provides for the ‘management, sustainment, and upgrade of the Tactical Tomahawk Weapons Control System (TTWCS) software product baseline’.
The order also provides for the ‘procurement of requirements definition, design and development, system development activities, security and sustainability builds, and system and software documentation of new and existing TTWCS software’.
The combined purchase was funded by the US Navy ($5,630,504; 77.4 percent); and the government of the United Kingdom ($1,775,992; 22.6 percent), under the Foreign Military Sales programme say the US DoD.
“Work will be performed in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania (98 percent); and Patuxent River, Maryland (2 percent), and is expected to be completed in January 2019. Fiscal 2018 other procurement (Navy); fiscal 2018 research, development, test and evaluation; fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy); and foreign military sales funds in the amount of $7,406,496 will be obligated at time of award, $1,321,550 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.”