Northrop Grumman Wins $222.5 Million Contract to Maintain and Upgrade Early-Warning Satellites

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a $222.5 million contract to maintain and upgrade the Pentagon’s constellation of missile early-warning satellites under the Defense Support Program (DPS).

“This contract provides on-orbit satellite and anomaly resolution support, root cause analysis, mission threat analysis, mission test bed and space awareness and global exploitation as key components of the lifetime extension of the DSP,” the Defense Department announced.

The Space and Missile Systems Center at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado awarded the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, which runs until March 31, 2030.