WASHINGTON (May 18, 2016)—The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.
The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded $13,514,219 for firm-fixed-price delivery order 0001 against a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00019-16-G-0001) for supplies and services for the design, development, and testing efforts of the Radio Frequency Blanking Unit, which is a form, fit, function replacement for the Enhanced Interference Blanking Unit, in support of the F/A-18 E/F and EA-18G aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Missouri (62 percent); and Melbourne, Florida (38 percent), and is expected to be completed in February 2018. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $13,514,219 will be obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
King Aerospace Inc., Addison, Texas, is being awarded a $9,235,513 modification to a previously awarded, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-12-D-0014) to exercise an option for contractor logistics services in support of C-9B aircraft, including base site operations, depot planned maintenance interval inspections, and engine shop visits. Work will be performed in Cherry Point, North Carolina, and is expected to be completed in May 2017. No funds are being obligated at time of award. Funds will be obligated against individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Orlando, Florida, is being awarded a $321,847,403 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for research and development in support of the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) integration and test phase. The integration and test phase completes all remaining hardware and software detailed design; systemically retiring any open risks; building and testing missile test articles to verify compliance with capability requirements; and preparing for production and/or deployment. This phase also completes full system integration; incorporates an affordable and executable LRASM manufacturing process into the existing Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile—Extended Range production process; examines and defines the logistics footprint; designs for producibility; ensures affordability; protects critical program information by implementing appropriate techniques such as anti-tamper and cybersecurity; and demonstrates system integration, interoperability, safety and utility. Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida (60 percent); Troy, Alabama (30 percent); and Ocala, Florida (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in August, 2019. Fiscal 2016 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $42,000,000 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-16-C-0035).