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Local Navy Contract Awards; $1.5B Mod for F135 Hardware


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WASHINGTON (July 10, 2016)—The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.

Awarded on Thursday, July 07, 2016

United Technologies Corp., Pratt & Whitney Military Engines, East Hartford, Connecticut, is being awarded $1,509,856,423 for firm-fixed-price, incentive-firm target modification P00005 to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract (N00019-15-C-0004). This modification provides components, parts, and materials for the production of Low Rate Initial Production Lot 10 F135-PW-100 propulsion systems for the Air Force (44); Navy (4); and (9) F-135-PW-600 propulsion systems for the Marine Corps. In addition, this modification provides components, parts and materials for (36) F135-PW-100 propulsion systems for the international partners and Foreign Military Sales customers; (4) F135-PW-600 propulsion systems for the international partners; and (2) F135-PW-100 propulsion systems for the global spares pool. Work will be performed in East Hartford, Connecticut (89 percent); Indianapolis, Indiana (8 percent); and Bristol, United Kingdom (3 percent), and is expected to be completed in Sept. 2019. Fiscal 2015 aircraft procurement (Air Force); fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy, Air Force); international partner; and foreign military sales funds in the amount of $1,509,856,423 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This modification combines purchases for the Air Force ($558,411,024; 37 percent); Navy/Marine Corps ($352,871,638; 24 percent); International Partners ($350,171,923; 23 percent); and Foreign Military Sales customers ($248,401,840; 16 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $559,500,000 cost-plus-incentive-fee, fixed-price-incentive-firm contract for non-air vehicle spares, support equipment, autonomic logistics information system hardware and software upgrades, supply chain management, full mission simulators and non-recurring engineering services in support of low rate initial production lot 10 F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft for the Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy, Non Department of Defense (DoD) Participants, and Foreign Military Sales customers. Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida (79 percent); Redondo Beach, California (10 percent); Fort Worth, Texas (9 percent); and Samlesbury, United Kingdom (2 percent), and is expected to be completed July2022. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force); fiscal 2015 aircraft procurement (Air Force); 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy, Marine Corps); fiscal 2016 other procurement (Navy); and fiscal 2016 operations and maintenance (Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force), as well as Non-DoD Participants and foreign military sales funding in the amount of $210,921,999.82 are being obligated at time of award, $140,214,787 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Non DoD participants ($261,270,820; 46 percent); Air Force ($127,841,076; 23 percent); foreign military sales customers ($105,996,766; 19 percent); Navy ($32,913,750; 6 percent); and Marine Corps ($31,477,588; 6 percent). This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to U.S. Code 2304(c)(1). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-16-C-0004).

Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office, Amarillo, Texas, is being awarded $73,939,536 for modification P00053 to the previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm target multi-year contract (N00019-12-C-2001). This modification provides for the manufacture and delivery of one CV-22 tilt rotor aircraft for the Air Force pursuant to the variation in quantity clause. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas (24.6 percent); Ridley Park, Pennsylvania (19.2 percent); Amarillo, Texas (10.4 percent); Dallas, Texas (7.8 percent); East Aurora, New York. (1.8 percent); Park City, Utah (1.7 percent); El Segundo, California (1.4 percent); Endicott, New York (1.0 percent); Ontario, Canada (0.9 percent);Corinth, Texas (0.8 percent); Tempe, Arizona (0.8 percent); Rome, New York (0.7 percent); Torrance, California (0.7 percent); Luton, United Kingdom (0.6 percent); Los Angeles, Calif. 0.6 percent); Cobham, United Kingdom (0.6 percent); Irvine, California (0.6 percent); San Diego, California (0.5 percent); Yakima, Washington (0.5 percent); Brea, California (0.5 percent); Rockmart, Georgia (0.5 percent); Albuquerque, New Mexico (0.4 percent); Whitehall, Michigan (0.4 percent); Wolverhampton, United Kingdom (0.4 percent); Tucson, Arizona (0.4 percent); Erie, Pennsylvania (0.3 percent); Vergennes, Vermont (0.3 percent); Kilgore, Texas (0.3 percent); Shelby, North Carolina (0.3 percent); Avon, Ohio (0.2 percent); Corona, California (0.2 percent); Garden City, New York (0.2 percent); El Cajon, California (0.2 percent); Sylmar, California (0.1 percent); Westbury, NewYork (0.1 percent); and various other locations inside and outside the U.S. (20 percent); and is expected to be completed in February 2020. Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Air Force) and fiscal 2016 special operations command funding in the amount of $73,939,536 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.

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