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DoD Contracts: Exelis and Sikorsky Awarded Modifications
U.S. TRANSPORTATION COMMAND
Two contract modifications are being awarded under firm-fixed-price contracts for international airlift services. The Alliance Contractor Team, Leesburg, Va., is being awarded an estimated $635,517,611 modification (P00019) to previously awarded contract HTC711-13-D-CC01. Team members include: American Airlines, Inc., Fort Worth, Texas; North American Airlines, Inc., Jamaica, N.Y.; US Airways, Inc., Phoenix, Ariz.; and World Airways, Inc., Peachtree City, Ga. The Patriot Team, Tulsa, Okla., is being awarded an estimated $804,788,084 modification (P00010) under previously awarded contract HTC711-13-D-CC04. Team members include: ABX Air Inc., Wilmington, Ohio; JetBlue Airways Corp., Long Island City, N.Y.; Kalitta Air LLC, Ypsilanti, Mich.; Northern Air Cargo, Anchorage, Alaska; Omni Air International Inc., Tulsa, Okla.; Sky Lease I, Greensboro, N.C.; Southern Air, Inc., Norwalk, Conn.; United Airlines Inc., Elk Grove Village, Ill.; and United Parcel Service, Louisville, Ky. Work will be performed at worldwide locations and is expected to be completed Sept. 30, 2014. Fiscal 2014 transportation working capital funds are being obligated on individual task orders. The contracting activity is U.S. Transportation Command, Directorate of Acquisition, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.
Exelis Systems Corp., Systems Division, Patrick Air Force Base, Fla., has been awarded a $38,299,490 cost-plus-award-fee modification (P00928) on an existing contract (F04701-01-C-0001) for launch and test range system support functions to the Eastern Range and Western Range: range sustainment, external user support, projects and engineering services. The modification extends the basic contract with a maximum period of performance for six months. Work will be performed at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla., and the work is expected to be completed by July 31, 2014. Fiscal 2014 research and development and operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $9,196,476 are being obligated at time of award. Space and Missile Systems Center/PKL, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., is the contracting activity.
L-3 Communications Corp., Communication Systems West, Salt Lake City, Utah, has been awarded a $17,919,946 delivery order (0003) on an existing firm-fixed-price and cost-reimbursable contract (FA8620-13-G-4051) for supply of SATCOM Terminals, Test and Monitor Sub-Systems, Satellite Earth Terminal Sub-Systems (SETTS) Site Monitor and Radomes for the United States, United Kingdom and France. Work will be performed in Salt Lake City, Utah, and the work is expected to be completed by Feb. 11, 2016. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. This contract award supports 67 percent unclassified foreign military sales and 33 percent fiscal 2012 and 2013 aircraft procurement funds on a multi-year contract. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center/WIIK, Medium Altitude Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Marietta, Ga., has been awarded a $8,049,493 modification (P00199) on an existing firm-fixed-price contract (FA8625-11-C-6597) for contractual support including Technical/Engineering/Logistics Support Data, Reliability & Maintainability Program, field service, logistics support, ground maintenance system administrator representatives, contractor maintenance teams, tech manual contract requirements, and aircrew teachback training courses. Work will be performed at Marietta, Ga., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2016. Fiscal 2013 aircraft procurement and 2014 research and development funds in the amount of $8,049,493 are being obligated at time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center/WLNNC, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
Data Link Solutions LLC, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $24,996,802 firm-fixed-price-incentive, firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-incentive-fee and cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Multi-functional Information Distribution System (MIDS) on Ship (MOS) Modernization (MOS MOD). This contract covers the development, fabrication, integration, testing and delivery of MOS MOD systems, which will be developed to support both the MIDS Joint Tactical Radio System and the MIDS low volume terminal four for shipboard applications. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to an estimated $66,294,150. Work will be performed in Wayne, N.J. (52 percent) and Cedar Rapids, Iowa (48 percent), and is expected to be completed by February 2017. If all options are exercised, work could continue until February 2022. Fiscal 2013 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $8,184,972 will be placed on contract and obligated at the time of award. These funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Commerce Business Daily‚Äôs Federal Business Opportunities website and the SPAWAR e-Commerce Central website, with two offers received. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N00039-14-D-0004).
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $10,906,165 modification to an existing delivery order against a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-07-D-0004) for security and integrated logistic support in support of the VH assistant program manager for logistics for the VH-3D and VH-60N presidential helicopters. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn. (88 percent) and Quantico, Va. (12 percent), and is expected to be completed in November 2014. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Navy contract funds in the amount of 10,906,165 will be 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.