SEPTEMBER 25, 2013 — BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk, Va., is being awarded an $18,227,633 modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-11-C-4407) for the USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) fiscal 2014 planned maintenance availability. A planned maintenance availability includes the planning and execution of depot-level maintenance, alterations and modifications that will update and improve the ship's military and technical capabilities.
Work will be performed in Norfolk, Va., and is expected to be completed by April 2014. Fiscal 2013 operations and maintenance, Navy funding in the amount of $18,227,633 will be obligated at the time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Norfolk Ship Support Activity, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity.