Local Navy Contract Awards - Southern Maryland Headline News

Local Navy Contract Awards


WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Defense today announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.

Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $30,141,985 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed price contract (N00019-03-C-0003) for the upgrade of 268 AIM-9M missiles for the Governments of Pakistan (200), Malaysia (57), and Korea (11); and for 229 Circuit Card Assembly kits for the Government of Canada. Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz. (84 percent); Rocket Center, W. Va. (13 percent); and Andover, Mass. (3 percent), and is expected to be completed in April 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Governments of Pakistan ($21,355,000; 70.8%); Malaysia ($6,086,175; 20.2%); Canada ($1,526,285; 5.1%) and Korea ($1,174,525; 3.9%) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $59,452,101 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-07-C-0008) to exercise an option for the Lot 7 production of AIM-9X tactical missiles for the U.S. Air Force (17) and U.S. Navy (1), and for the Governments of Finland (100), Singapore (40), and Switzerland (1 Lot (quantity classified)). In addition, this option provides for the procurement of Captive Air Training Missiles (CATMs) for Finland (40) and Singapore (20), as well as containers for the U.S. Air Force (15), and the Governments of Finland (39), Switzerland (18), and Singapore (15). Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz. (93 percent) and Andover, Mass. (7 percent), and is expected to be completed in April 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This option combines purchases for the U.S. Air Force ($3,087,475; 5.2 percent), U.S. Navy ($172,475; 0.3 percent), and the Governments of Finland ($25,658,565; 43.2 percent); Singapore ($16,299,060; 27.4 percent), and Switzerland ($14,234,526; 23.9 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.

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