DISA Selects Boeing to Supply Ka-Band Communications on E-4B Aircraft
The Boeing Co., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, was awarded a non-competitive, firm-fixed-price contract for high throughput commercial military Ka-band mission essential communications and internet service on E-4B aircraft under Air Force Global Strike Command control. The face value of this action is $26,634,982, funded by fiscal 2021 operations and maintenance funds. The total cumulative face value of the contract is $197,223,871. Primary performance will be at Boeing Global SatCom Services Network Operations Center, Kent, Washington. The period of performance is April 1, 2021, through March 31, 2022, with four 12-month option periods. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott AFB, Illinois, is the contracting activity (HC1013-21-C-0003).