Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office, Amarillo, Texas, is being awarded a $7,049,944 firm-fixed-price delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for the Block 20/C upgrade to the CV-22 to include co-site communications; multi-mission advanced tactical terminal replacement; standby flight instrument; Global Positioning System repeater system; parking brake light; and environmental control system upgrades. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Orlando, Florida, is being awarded a $841.5 million firm-fixed-price contract for Sniper targeting pod sensor enhancement on hardware and software upgrades and associated host platform integration, initial spares, technical manual and technical orders, repair data, studies and spares recapitalization, and support the standup of organic depot repair requirements for the sustainment of the legacy Sniper pod fleet. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
The NATO Command and Control System Management Agency on behalf of the NATO Active Layered Theater Ballistic Missile Defense Program Office and in coordination with the NATO Consultation, Command and Control Agency, recently awarded a contract to ThalesRaytheonSystems to implement operator identified requirements in NATO's Interim Theatre Missile Defense Capability. The contract will upgrade the operational hardware and software of the interim capability to the standards being implemented in the latest configuration of NATO's Air command and Control System.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Integrated Systems Western Region, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $12, 271,991 cost-plus-award-fee contract modification for the Multi Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program radar system development and demonstration for integration with the Global Hawk Block 40 Program. The Electronic Systems Center, Aerial Ground Surveillance Systems Division, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.
General Atomics, San Diego, California, is being awarded a $12,288,073 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for research and development activities associated with integrated power systems power load modules design and pulsed power loads for future surface combatants. General Atomics will provide the research and development of an advanced integrated power systems power load module that may be used for pulse forming networks that could power future lasers, railguns or radars.
The Computer Sciences Corporation, Falls Church, Virginia, is being awarded a potential $144,674,426 firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for services in support of the Fleet Cyber Forces' operation and maintenance of the Navy Enterprise Network (ONE-NET) outside the continental United States. The major functional areas of ONE-Net support include theater service desk support; network and systems operations; field support; information assurance; and network technical support. Work will be performed in Yokosuka, Japan; Naples, Italy; Kingdom of Bahrain; Guam; Atsugi, Japan; Sigonella, Italy; Sasebo, Japan; Rota, Spain; Okinawa, Japan; Korea; Misawa, Japan; Soudan Bay, Greece; Diego Garcia; and Singapore.
Interocean American Shipping Corporation, Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded a potential $165,204,573 firm-fixed-price contract for the operation and maintenance of the Sea-Based X-Band Radar platform (SBX-1). SBX-1 will be deployed to the Pacific Ocean to provide ballistic missile-tracking information to the Ground-based Midcourse Defense System (GMD). SBX-1 will also provide advanced target and countermeasures discrimination capability for the GMD interceptor missiles.
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.