The U.S. Air Force is awarding a cost-plus-award fee contract to Tybrin Corporation for $17 million. This action will provide nonpersonal advisory and assistance services to fully support the Aerospace Research, Development, Test and Evaluation Advisory and Assistance Services program, which primarily focuses on robust systems engineering and technical assistance services.
Oceaneering International Incorporated is being awarded a $30 million modification to a previously awarded contract for the design, manufacture, testing and delivery of Transfer Under Pressure Capability hardware items for the Submarine Rescue, Diving and Recompression System, including program management and integrated logistics support.
By enrolling in My Soldier, participants adopt deployed service members provided by the program and agree to send them periodic upbeat letters or e-mail messages. Care packages also can be sent but are not required. After enrolling, participants can download a My Soldier Starter Kit that contains instructions on how to begin the process as well as letter-writing guidelines.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a $48 million contract for initial fielding and continued development of the Joint Warning and Reporting Network (JWARN). JWARN will provide the military services near real-time analysis and response capability to minimize the effects of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) attacks. The system will enable commanders to understand the tactical and strategic implications of a CBRN attack or hazard and provide information and communications to minimize the contamination threat.
Want to do something sweet for deployed service members? How about sending them a gourmet cake from Bake Me A Wish! In partnership with Soldiers' Angels, Bake Me A Wish offers two ways for folks stateside to send a special treat to troops in combat areas. The first is by purchasing The Freedom Cake, which features a layer of chocolate brownie covered with fudge frosting and topped with sprinkles and bittersweet chocolate shavings.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract not to exceed $11 million for nonpersonal professional engineering, technical and management support services; scientific/engineering analysis and studies; test and evaluation; technical data support; field engineering; integrated logistics support; configuration management; and data management support for the H-60 Helicopter Project and Aviation Support Equipment.
CSC is being awarded a $29 million firm-fixed-price with cost reimbursable other direct costs contract for support services for the operation, maintenance, support and management of the Outside Continental U.S. (OCONUS) Navy Enterprise Network, Far East Region.
The U.S. Air Force is awarding an undefinitized-with-firm-fixed-price contract to Raytheon Missile Systems for an amount not to exceed $23 million. This action provides for production quantities of 70 Maverick Missiles and 1Guidance and Control Section for a Maverick Missile.