Boeing Awarded P-8 Poseidon Support Funds
The Boeing Co., Huntington Beach, California, is being issued $68,693,695 for cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee task order 2001 against a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00019-16-G-0001) for research, development, integration and testing efforts in support of the P-8A Poseidon aircraft. This task order includes Increment 3 Block 2 acoustics subsystem capability enhancements, software updates, acoustics system and subsystem software sustainment, technical support, management, defect correction, modernization, enhancements, improvements, and obsolescence mitigation. Work will be performed in Huntington Beach (80 percent) and Patuxent River, Maryland (20 percent), and is expected to be completed in January 2022. Fiscal 2017 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $6,008,980 will be obligated at the time of the award, none of which will expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, is the contracting activity.