WASHINGTON (Aug. 5, 2007) - The U.S. Department of Defense on Friday announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.
Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md. is being awarded an $18,000,000 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00019-93-C-0006) to provide additional funding for continued support of the MV-22 baseline airframe development effort. Work will be performed in Ft. Worth, Texas (50 percent) and Ridley Park, Pa. (50 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity.