Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to deliver spare assets in support of the B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber. The work for the $76 million, 8-year contract will be performed and managed in Oklahoma City.
“Northrop Grumman prides itself on applying innovative logistical solutions,” said Chris Jones, vice president and general manager of Northrop Grumman’s integrated logistics and modernization division.
“With the corporation’s legacy as the B-2 original equipment manufacturer, we’re proud to be performing this work for the U.S. Air Force on this most valuable national asset,” added Jones.
According to Northrop Grumman, the U.S. Air Force‘s stealth bomber is the flagship of the nation’s long-range strike arsenal and one of the most survivable aircraft in the world. It’s capabilities were demonstrated in Operation Iraqi Freedom.