WASHINGTON (April 15, 2016)—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 an undefinitized contract action with a firm-fixed-price, not-to-exceed $181,765,203 modification to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract (N00019-14-C-0002). This modification provides for the manufacture and delivery of F-35 low-rate initial production Lot 9 Alternate Mission Equipment, including armaments, pilot flight equipment, and red gear for the Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy, non-U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) participants, and for the governments of Israel and Japan under the Foreign Military Sales program. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in September 2019. Fiscal 2015 aircraft procurement (Air Force); fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Marine Corps, and Navy); non-U.S. DoD participants; and foreign military sales funds in the amount of $181,765,203 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchase for the Air Force ($66,076,555; 48.46 percent); Marine Corps ($19,039,454; 13.97 percent); Navy ($6,923,078; 5.08 percent); non-U.S. DoD participants ($30,088,244, 22.07 percent); and the governments of Japan ($2,617,276; 1.92 percent); and Israel ($11,518,219, 8.5 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
United Technologies Corp., Pratt & Whitney Military Engines, East Hartford, Connecticut, is being awarded $36,071,097 for fixed-price-incentive-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee modification 00004 to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract (N00019-15-C-0004) for replenishment spares and maintenance services in support of the low-rate initial production Lot 10 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft. Work will be performed in East Hartford, Connecticut (76 percent); Tinker Air Force Base (AFB) Depot, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (18 percent); Eglin AFB, Florida (2 percent); Edwards AFB, California (1 percent); Hill AFB, Utah (1 percent); Luke AFB, Arizona (1 percent); and Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina (1 percent), and is expected to be completed in November 2016. Fiscal 2016 operations and maintenance (Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps) funds in the amount of $36,071,097 will be obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract modification combines purchases for the Air Force ($16,538,222; 46 percent); Marine Corps ($14,096,978; 39 percent), and the Navy ($5,435,898; 15 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.