ATSP - Benefits

  • Alleviates long procurement cycle
    • Offers quick reaction capability
    • Placing a task on contract takes as little as 4-6 weeks
    • Major reduction in procurement costs
  • Satisfies requirements for competitive procurement
    • Northrop Grumman was competitively selected as a pre-qualified contractor
    • Tasks issued under ATSP2 are competitive awards
  • Offers a low-risk approach for technology insertion
    • Multi-phased tasks
    • Technology assessment, insertion, limited production