WASHINGTON (September 20, 2007) - The U.S. Department of Defense today announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.
Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $21,878,104 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-04-C-0001) for the development of the structural repair manual, including damage limits and tolerances, and repair source data for 1,187 airframe/propulsion candidates. Resulting data will be incorporated into and delivered under a suite of technical manuals broken down into UH-1Y unique, AH-1Z unique, and UH-1Y/AH-1Z common. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in September 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Va., is being awarded a $12,430,348 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00421-00-D-0328) to exercise an option for maintenance planning and design interface technical/management support services for the Fleet Readiness Center Southeast, Jacksonville, Fla. These services include evaluating initial designs, evaluating proposed design changes, maintenance planning and sustaining maintenance plans. Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Fla. (90 percent), and Oklahoma City, Okla. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.