Lockheed and Mission Systems Will Design AEGIS Weapons System of Guided Missile Frigate
WASHINGTON, (BM) – Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems have been awarded $15,707,204 contract for AEGIS Weapons System design requirements in support of Guided Missile Frigate (FFG(X)), learned BulgarianMilitary.com, according U.S. DoD statement.
The Frigate Combat Management System (CMS) contract includes the design of the CMS.
The planned contract action will modify CMS capabilities under development and integrate increased combat system element capability, resulting in an AEGIS Weapon System that aligns with FFG(X) class ships.
Work will be performed in Moorestown, New Jersey, and is expected to be completed by September 2021.
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Source: U.S. DoD