Shadow UAS

April 11, 2020
 

Rockwell Collins Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a $7,561,560 firm-fixed-price contract for small mission computer hardware and executable software for the RQ-7B Shadow Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System. Bids were solicited via the internet with one received. Work will be performed in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, with an estimated completion date of August 15, 2022.  Fiscal year 2019 aircraft procurement (Army) funds in the amount of $7,561,560 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W911QY-20-C-0060).

October 31, 2017
 

AAI Corporation, doing business as Textron Systems, Hunt Valley, Maryland, has been awarded a $26,932,086 modification (P00168) to contract W58RGZ-08-C-0023 for procurement of 17 Block III kits and spares for Shadow Tactical unmanned aircraft systems. Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Maryland, with an estimated completion date of August 27, 2020. Fiscal 2017 aviation procurement (Army) funds in the amount of $26,932,086 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

November 1, 2016
 

AAI Corp., a Textron company, Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded a $206,561,704 cost-plus-fixed-fee foreign military sales (Australia) contract for contractor logistics sustainment services for Shadow RQ-7B unmanned aerial systems. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Maryland, with an estimated completion date of October 31, 2017. Fiscal 2017 other funds in the amount of $3,705,107 were obligated at the time of the award. The Army Contracting Command, Natick, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity (W911QY-17-C-0013).

February 4, 2016
 

AAI Corp., doing business as Textron Systems, Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded a $97,109,000 modification (P00004) to contract W58RGZ-15-C-0047 for the Shadow tactical unmanned aircraft system, tactical data link retrofit full-rate production VII. Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Maryland, with an estimated completion date of October 31, 2018. Fiscal 2015 other procurement funds in the amount of $97,109,000 were obligated at the time of the award. The Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

April 2, 2015
 

AAI Corp., Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded a $27,593,319 modification (P00035) to contract W58RGZ-13-C-0108 to incorporate reliability technology refreshments, improvements and technology insertions into the Shadow unmanned aircraft system. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $ 27,593,319 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion date is March 29, 2016. Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Maryland. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

 

March 30, 2015
 

Textron Systems, Unmanned Systems, Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded a $51,762,329 modification (P00025) to contract W58RGZ-14-C-0001 for performance based logistics and operational support for Shadow tactical unmanned aircraft systems for the Army and Marine Corps. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Army) and other procurement funds in the amount of $45,404,029 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion date is Oct. 31, 2015. Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Maryland, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
 

 

October 29, 2014
 

AAI Corporation, Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded an $82,215,853 modification (P00020) to foreign military sales, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract W58RGZ-14-C-0001 to acquire Shadow unmanned aircraft systems performance-based logistics and sustainment/operations. Fiscal year 2015 operations and maintenance (Army) and other procurement funds in the amount of $15,599,124 were obligated at the time of the award. After award of this modification, the total cumulative contract value will be $215,842,143. Estimated completion date is Oct. 31, 2015. Work will be performed at Hunt Valley, Maryland (50 percent); Afghanistan (30 percent); Australia (5 percent); and Iraq 15 percent).

August 15, 2012
By George Seffers

AAI Corporation, Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded a $46,524,041 firm-fixed-price contract to procure tactical command data link retrofit kits for the Shadow Unmanned Aircraft System. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

March 16, 2011
By George Seffers

AAI Corporation, Hunt Valley, Maryland, has been awarded a more than $12 million contract to provide for the retrofitting of two Shadow unmanned aircraft systems with tactical common data link. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.