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Local Navy Contract Awards


WASHINGTON (June 4, 2015)—The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, Owego, New York, is being awarded $13,665,494 for cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order 4010 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-14-G-0019) for non-recurring efforts for software product improvement (SWPI) phase III in support of the MH-60S aircraft. This procurement will include integration and test of SWPI products on the Generation III and Generation V mission computers and incorporation of all SWPI requirements into the product line. Work will be performed in Owego, New York, and is expected to be completed in December 2015. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $13,665,494 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, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $920,350,132 advance acquisition contract for long lead time, materials, parts, components, and effort for the manufacture and delivery of 94 F-35 Lightning II low rate initial production aircraft. This contract provides for 78 F-35A aircraft for the Air Force (44), the government of Italy (2), the government of Turkey (2) ; the government of Australia (8); the government of Norway (6); and for various foreign military sales customers (16). In addition, this contract provides for the procurement of 14 F-35B aircraft for the Marine Corps (9), the government of Britain (3) and the government of Italy (2), as well as 2 F-35C aircraft for the Navy and Marine Corps. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas (55 percent); El Segundo, California (15 percent); Warton, United Kingdom (10 percent); Orlando, Florida (5 percent); Nashua, New Hampshire (5 percent); Baltimore, Maryland (5 percent); and Cameri, Italy (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in May 2019. Fiscal 2015 aircraft procurement (Air Force, Marine Corps, and Navy), non-U.S. Department of Defense participant funding, and foreign military sales funds in the amount of $920,350,132 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1. This contract combines purchase for Foreign Military Sales program customers ($352,102,228; 38 percent); the Air Force ($227,666,000; 25 percent); non-U.S. Department of Defense participants ($207,086,904; 22 percent); and the Navy/Marine Corps ($133,495,000; 15 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-15-C-0003).

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Connecticut, is being awarded $7,710,680 for firm-fixed-price delivery order 4028 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-14-G-0004) for non-recurring engineering (NRE), logistics and program support required to produce and deliver six Moving Map Integration (MMI) air vehicle production and installation kits, and associated supporting documentation for the Navy MH-60R/S aircraft. In addition, this order includes the NRE, logistics, production to ensure the MMI air vehicle production and installation kit, and supporting documentation can also be installed for the MH-60R aircraft for the governments of Australia and Denmark. The MMI air vehicle production and installation kit shall include the wiring and mounting bracket necessary to install an Advanced Data Transfer System (ADTS) Data Transfer Unit (DTU). The MMI air vehicle production and installation kit shall include provisions to allow connectivity of a Gen III, Gen V or Gen VI mission computer with the ADTS DTU and the rest of the MMI components. Work will be performed in Stratford, Connecticut (70 percent); Owego, New York (20 percent), and Patuxent River, Maryland (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in December 2017. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) and foreign military sales funds in the amount of $7,710,680 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($6,397,234; 83 percent); and the governments of Australia ($800,441; 10 percent) and Denmark ($513,005; 7 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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