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Local Navy Contract Awards


WASHINGTON (May 14, 2011)—The U.S. Department of Defense on Friday announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.

United Technologies Corp., Pratt & Whitney, Military Engines, East Hartford, Conn., is being awarded a $910,155,145 modification to convert a previously awarded undefinitized contract action (N00019-09-C-0015) to a firm-fixed-incentive-fee/cost-plus-incentive-fee contract. This modification further provides for the procurement of 36 Low Rate Initial Production 4 (LRIP 4) F-135 Propulsion Systems, 10 Conventional Take Off and Landing (CTOL) propulsion systems, two spare engines, initial spare modules and spare parts for the U.S. Air Force; 16 Short Take Off and Vertical Landing (STOVL) propulsion systems, two spare engines, initial spare modules and spare parts for the Department of the Navy (United States Marine Corps); one Navy STOVL propulsion system, initial spare modules and spare parts for the United Kingdom; four Carrier Variant (CV) propulsion systems, one spare engine, initial spare modules and spare parts for the U.S. Navy. In addition, this modification provides for associated engineering assistance to production, special tooling, special test equipment, production non-recurring effort, autonomic logistics planning and management, sustainment activities (i.e., site activation, site stand-up, production support, and depot activation), program management, and financial and technical data. Work will be performed in East Hartford, Conn (73 percent), Bristol, United Kingdom (20 percent), and Indianapolis, Ind. (7 percent), and is expected to be completed in January 2013. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Department of the Navy ($638,956,839; 70.2 percent), the U.S. Air Force ($222,506,542; 24.45 percent) and the United Kingdom ($48,691,764; 5.35 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

United Technologies Corp., Pratt and Whitney, Military Engines, East Hartford, Conn., is being awarded a $35,495,780 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00019-02-C-3003) to provide additional funding for the procurement of one F-135 Carrier Variant (CV) propulsion system for the U.S. Navy and one F-135 Short Take Off and Vertical landing (STOVL) spare engine for the U.S. Marine Corps, including associated engineering assistance to production. Work will be performed in East Hartford, Conn. (91 percent) and Bristol, United Kingdom (9 percent), and is expected to be completed in February 2012. 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.

CACI Systems, Inc. Chantilly, Va., is being awarded a $7,757,328 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00421-06-C-0074) to exercise an option for services in support of the development, integration, test and evaluation, installation, fielding, certification, maintenance, life cycle and logistics support of Command, Control, Computers, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) electronic systems. This modification provides approximately 88,312 man-hours of support for the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division's Special Communications Requirements (SCR) Division. Work will be performed in Lexington Park, Md. (60 percent) and St. Inigoes, Md. (40 percent), and is expected to be completed in July 2011. 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.

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