The Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $9,994,101 contract modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for planning and analysis efforts that will address additional increment two, acoustic processor technology refresh capabilities for the P-8A Poseidon aircraft. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
L-3 Communications Flight International, Newport News, Virginia, is being awarded a $29,066,774 contract modification for airborne threat simulation training for shipboard and aircraft squadron weapon systems operators and aircrew, to enhance abilities to counter potential enemy electronic warfare and electronic attack operations in an electronic combat environment. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Bethpage, New York, was awarded a sole source, firm fixed price contract worth a maximum $26 million for airborne electronic attack spares and radio frequency switches. Using service is the U.S. Navy. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation Strategic Acquisitions at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Bren-Tronics Incorporated, Commack, New York, was awarded contract a sole source, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity, fixed price with economic price adjustment contract worth a maximum $23,126,200 for Combat Survivor Evader Locator (CSEL) battery and adapter for the AN/PRQ-7 CSEL radio. Using service is Army. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land at Aberdeen, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland.
A-T Solutions Incorporated, Fredericksburg, Virginia, was awarded a $9,851,037 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the modification of an existing contract to provide counter-improvised explosive device training programs in support of the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization. Work will be performed in Afghanistan, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2014. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Herndon, Virginia, was awarded a $7,185,927 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification to procure sense-and-warn capabilities in support of ongoing theater of operation efforts. Work will be performed in Bagram, Afghanistan; Baghdad, Iraq; and Huntsville, Alabama. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Computer Sciences Corporation - Defense, Falls Church, Virginia, was awarded a $14,658,512 time-and-materials contract for the systems engineering and technical assistance services in support of the Force Protection Systems. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity.
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is announcing the award of an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract with Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, of Woburn, Massachusetts, under MDA contract HQ0147-12-D-0005. The total ceiling award value is $307,580,000. Under this new contract, the contractor will perform sustainment efforts to maintain software required to operate the X-band family of radars and Ballistic Missile Defense System test planning, execution and analysis. The MDA, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Progeny Systems Corporation, Manassas, Virginia, is being awarded an $11,007,288 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification for phase three engineering and technical support services in support of Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Topic N03-220, "Extensible After Action Review Acquisition, Retrieval and Storage System." The concept for this SBIR is to identify technologies that can be used to address emerging non-propulsion electronics system network administration training and maintenance support requirements while concurrently supporting test data collection and analysis requirements.
L-3 Communications Corporation, Communications Systems - East Division, Camden, New Jersey, is being awarded a $9,585,657 firm-fixed-price, cost-reimbursable contract for advanced extremely high frequency/special test equipment systems and three interface tester adapters; training course and maintenance manuals; technical data package (Level 3); building and installing one duplicate advanced extremely high frequency/special test equipment tester; and three interface tester adapters; data, and cost-reimbursable travel. Electronic Systems Center, Cryptologic Systems Contracting Division, San Antonio, Texas, is the contracting activity.
SRI International, Menlo Park, California, is being awarded a $7,147,416 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The Broad Operational Language Technology Program has a goal of creating technology capable of translating multiple foreign languages in all genres, retrieving information from the translated material, and enabling bilingual communication via speech or text. Specifically, this contractor will conduct work for activities a), genre-independent translation and information retrieval system; b), human-machine communication system; c), human-human dialogue system; and d), Arabic dialect components. Work will be performed at several U.S. locations; Hong Kong; Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Marseille, France.
American Eurocopter announced today that the Baltimore Police Department has ordered four EC120's to replace its current fleet of four aircraft. The new EC120s will be used in part for a homeland security mission and will include advanced avionics and mission equipment, including thermal imager, searchlight, moving map, and video downlink systems. Baltimore PD's EC120s will have both front seat and rear seat consoles for tactical flight officers.
L-3 Communications, Link Simulation and Training, Arlington, Texas, is being awarded a maximum $469,560,000 firm-fixed-price, cost reimbursement contract for the F-16 training system (TS), aircrew and maintenance. This effort consists of contractor logistics support (CLS) and change management to include concurrency and trainer-unique changes. There are no training device purchases associated with this procurement. F-16 TS support (183 training devices) is required across 33 locations of the Air Force, U.S. Air Forces in Europe, and Pacific Air Forces; and Bahrain, Greece, and Jordan, three Foreign Military Sales countries. Training systems support (TSSC) at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is also covered.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Incorporated announced recently that its Herley New England subsidiary has been awarded a contract valued at approximately $2.1 million by an International customer to provide a complex integrated microwave assembly (IMA) to be used in the CAPTOR Radar on the Typhoon Eurofighter. Typhoon Eurofighter is the aircraft of choice for air forces of six nations-Germany, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom, Austria and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The CAPTOR Radar is a multi-mode pulse Doppler Radar, which provides air-to-air and air-to-surface features.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Incorporated, San Diego, California, is being awarded a $15,053,962 firm-fixed-price contract for the Italian Air Force MQ-9 Reaper Program providing for two MQ-9 Reaper air vehicles; three LYNX Block 30 radars; and one spare engine. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
L-3 Communications Corporation, doing business as L-3 Communications Integrated Systems - Waco Platform Integration Division, Waco, Texas, is being awarded a $112,995,124 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to exercise an option for services in support of the P-3, EP-3, and NP-3 Sustainment Modification and Installation Program. This effort includes planned maintenance interval, structural replacement and fabrication efforts pertaining to special structural inspection kits, center wing assemblies, zone five kits, and outer wing installations and refurbishments. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Science Applications International Corporation, McLean, Virginia, is being awarded a $25 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to advance passive electro-optical technologies for hyper-spectral target detection and material identification, extended range sensing with polar metric and other non-literal sensors, and persistent surveillance. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Incorporated, Poway, California, was awarded a $30,279,377 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification for additional engineering services for the MQ-1C Gray Eagle Unmanned Aircraft System program. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
WareOnEarth Communications Incorporated, North Charleston, South Carolina, was awarded a $12 million cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract modification to provide operations and maintenance services in support of the High- Performance Computing Management Program, Defense Research and Engineering Network. The U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command, Mission Support Contracting Activity, Fort Hood, Texas, is the contracting activity.
International Business Machines Corporation, Yorktown Heights, New York, is being awarded a $6,576,024 cost contract for the Broad Operational Language Technology Program. The program has a goal of creating technology capable of translating multiple foreign languages in all genres, retrieving information from the translated material, and enabling bilingual communication via speech or text. Specifically, this contractor will conduct work for activity A, "Genre-Independent Translation and Information Retrieval System," and activity C, "Human-Human Dialogue System." The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity.