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Local Navy Contract Awards


WASHINGTON (March 27, 2013)—The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $40,200,000 fixed-price-incentive (firm-target), advance-acquisition contract to provide long lead-time parts, materials and components required for the delivery of four Low Rate Initial Production Lot VIII F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter Conventional Takeoff and Landing aircraft for the government of Japan. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in February 2014. Foreign Military Sales contract funds in the amount of $40,200,000 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to the FAR 6.302-4. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting authority (N00019-13-C-0014).

Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $20,148,055 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-11-D-0004) to provide AIM-9X Sidewinder mission support and sustainment activities for the Air Force, the Navy, and the governments of Singapore, Australia, Denmark, Finland, Turkey, South Korea, Switzerland, Saudi Arabia, and Poland under the Foreign Military Sales program. Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz., and is expected to be completed in March 2014. Funds are not being obligated at time of award. Funds will be obligated on individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

L-3 Communications Vertex Aerospace LLC., Madison, Miss., is being awarded a $12,946,025 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery requirements contract (N00019-12-D-0003) for logistics services support of the TH-57 aircraft fleet. Services to be provided include repair and/or overhaul of aircraft, engines, avionics and related components. Work will be performed at the Naval Air Station, Whiting Field, Milton, Fla., and is expected to be completed in June 2013. Funds are not being obligated at time of award. Funds will be obligated on individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products, Williston, Vt., is being awarded a $7,048,050 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00421-10-C-0024) to exercise an option for 19 M61A2 20mm Lightweight Gatling Gun Systems in support of fiscal year 2013 F/A-18 E/F aircraft. Work will be performed in Williston, Vt., and is expected to be completed in March 2015. Fiscal 2013 Aircraft Procurement, Navy contract funds in the amount of $7,048,050 are being obligated at time of award; none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Raytheon Co., Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded an $8,761,875 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-09-C-0007) for the replacement of the Pulse Code Modulation (PCM) Encoder due to obsolescence issues for the Tomahawk Missile. The PCM Encoder is a key component of the Mid-Body Range Safety Subsystem (MRSS) kit, which is installed into flight test configured missiles. The PCM Encoder samples the flight test missile guidance and avionics telemetry data stream, encodes and formats the data, and provides the telemetry information to the ground monitoring station. Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz. (60 percent); Bristol, Pa. (35 percent); Berryville, Ark. (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in March 2015. Fiscal 2011 and 2012 Weapons Procurement Navy contract funds in the amount of $8,761,875 will be obligated at time of award, $5,510,000 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $9,800,000 undefinitized modification to the previously awarded low rate initial production Lot 6 advance acquisition contract (N00019-11-C-0083). This modification provides for the procurement of Australian-specific non-recurring sustainment activities to include procurement of Autonomic Logistics Information System equipment, and sustainment and logistics support to government non-recurring engineering activities. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas (35 percent); El Segundo, Calif. (25 percent); Warton, United Kingdom (20 percent); Orlando, Fla. (10 percent); Nashua, N.H. (5 percent); and Baltimore, Md. (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in January 2019. Contract funds in the amount of $4,900,000 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Sikorsky Aerospace Maintenance, Stratford, Conn., is being awarded an $8,212,768 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-09-C-0024) to exercise an option for organizational, selected intermediate, and limited depot-level maintenance for aircraft operated by adversary squadrons. Work will be performed at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Key West, Fla. (40 percent); NAS Fallon, Nev. (30 percent); and the Marine Corp Air Station, Yuma, Ariz. (30 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2013. Fiscal 2013 Operation and Maintenance, Navy Reserve contract funds in the amount of $10,000,000 are being obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.

Rockwell Collins, Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $7,277,056 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-priced contract (N00019-09-C-0069) to exercise an option for the procurement of ARC electronic radio controls and ancillary equipment for the Air Force F-15C/D aircraft. Equipment being procured includes 50 C-12719/ARC control radio sets; 50 AM-7526/ARC high power amplifiers; 50 MX-11641/ARC LNA diplexers; 50 RT-1939(C) receiver-transmitters; 6 RT-1747D/ARC receiver-transmitters spares; and 6 C-11898A/ARC control radio sets spares. Work will be performed in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and is expected to be completed in March 2014. Fiscal 2013 contract funds in the amount of 7,277,056 are being obligated at time of award; none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

The Boeing Co., Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $128,393,761 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00019-04-C-3146) for engineering labor to perform extended lifetime fatigue testing, teardown, and post-teardown analysis of the P-8A airframe under the P-8A System Development and Demonstration Program. The engineering tasks and analyses are necessary to authorize P-8A operations for up to 150 percent of the specified service life of the airframe, dependent upon the results of the extended lifetime testing. Work will be performed in Seattle, Wash. (95 percent), and St. Louis, Mo. (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in December 2018. Fiscal 2013 Research, Development, Testing and Evaluation, Navy contract funds in the amount of $128,393,761 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

CEIA USA Ltd., Twinsburg, Ohio, is being awarded a $33,270,967 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of compact metal detectors and ancillary equipment in support of foreign military sales (FMS) to Afghanistan (100 percent). Work will be performed in Viciomaggio, Italy, and is expected to be completed by September 2013. FMS funding in the amount of $33,270,967 will be obligated at time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Division, Indian Head, Md., is the contracting activity (N00174-13-C-0019).

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