General Atomics has been awarded a $20 million cost-plus-fixed-price contract for research of the primary objective of the Biofuels-Cellulosic and Algal Feedstock program, which is to develop the technical capability commercial algae production experience, resources and commitment to demonstrate and ultimately commercialize the affordable production of JP-8 surrogate fuel from algal feedstock.
General Atomics is being awarded a cost-plus-fee-term contract for $177 million. This contract includes all programs management; urgent repairs and services; logistics support; configuration management; technical manual and software maintenance; engineering technical services; contractor engineering technical services; contractor engineering technical specialists (formerly field support representatives); contractor inventory control point (formerly depot supply support) and spares management; and other services for the Predator/Reaper MQ-1 and MQ-9 Unmanned Aircraft System programs.
General Atomics Aeronautical System has received a $7.9 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to acquire three extended-range multi-purpose Block 0 unmanned aircraft in support of operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
General Atomics Aeronautical System has been awarded a $10,487,251 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for logistics support for the I-GNAT/Sky Warrior alpha unmanned aircraft system. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.