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Raytheon Developing Tactical Tomahawk Antenna Equipment for the Navy

February 5, 2018

Raytheon Co., Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded $12,200,065 for modification 10 to cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order 4767 previously issued against basic ordering agreement N00019-15-G-0003. The modification provides for the design, development and integration of a Government Furnished Integrated Single Box Solution (ISBS) radio and upgraded antennas into the Tactical Tomahawk (TACTOM) Block IV all-up-round missile. It also includes integration of the ISBS into the TACTOM guidance test set, update of test equipment, support for the Advanced Communications Architecture test strategy and continued engineering for navigation system upgrades. Work will be performed in Tucson, Arizona (86 percent); and Boulder, Colorado (14 percent), and is expected to be completed in February 2019. Fiscal year 2018 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $4,235,000 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

L-3 Communication Contract With Air Force Will Provide for Optical Sensors and Turrets

February 5, 2018

L-3 Communications EO/IR Inc., Santa Rosa, California, has been awarded a $90,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for electro-optical and infrared sensors and features. The contract provides an ordering avenue for MX series turrets and features. Work will be performed in Burlington, Canada, and is expected to be complete by December 31, 2022, with the option to extend through December 31, 2027. The award was a sole-source acquisition. Funding will be obligated on each individual delivery order, and fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $10,140 are being obligated on the first order. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8620-18-D-4016).

BAE Systems to Provide AN/APX Transponders to the Navy and the Army

February 5, 2018

BAE Systems, Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Greenlawn, New York, was awarded $28,299,762 for modification P00006 to a previously awarded, firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-17-D-0003). The modification exercises an option for the procurement of up to 528 AN/APX-117A(V), AN/APX-118A(V) and AN/APX-123A(V) Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) transponders; up to 590 Mode 5 change kits; up to 13 integrations of Mode 5 change kits; up to 18 Mode 4/5 remote control units; up to 42 IFF mounting trays; up to 600 shop replaceable assemblies for the IFF transponders; up to 40 Mode 4/5 chassis and up to 73 IFF transponder repairs for the Navy. In addition, this option exercise provides for the procurement of up to 200 RT-1912 to RT-1912A conversion kits in support of Army. Work will be performed in Greenlawn, New York (85 percent); and Austin, Texas (15 percent), and is expected to be completed in December 2018. No funds will be obligated at time of award. Funds will be obligated on individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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