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No: 397-97
July 22, 1997

ARMY

Oshkosh Truck Corp., Oshkosh, Wis., is being awarded $4,660,862 as part of a $9,103,812 firm-fixed-price contract for 350 container handling units which attach to the Palletized Load System (PLS) trucks. Work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wis., and is expected to be completed by April 30, 1998. Of the total contract funds, $1,441,074 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 33 bids solicited on March 28, 1997, and two bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich. (DAAE07-97-C-X104).

AIR FORCE

Mason and Hanger Corp., Lexington, Ky., is being awarded a $22,836,507 fixed-price-incentive contract to provide for FY 1998 (phase-in 15 August 30 September 1997) operation, maintenance, and support of the Ballistic Missile Early Warning System, Clear Air Station, Alaska, and the Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System at Cavalier Air Station, N.D. The work will be performed at Clear Air Station, Alaska (67%) and Cavalier Air Station, N.D. (33%). At this time, $666,102 of the contract amount has been obligated. Contract is expected to be completed September 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 53 firms solicited and two proposal received. Solicitation began December 1996; negotiations were completed April 1997. The 21st Contracting Squadron, Peterson AFB, Colo., is the contracting activity (F05604-97/C-9004).

Lockheed Martin Corp., Ft. Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $13,200,000 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for a Productivity Savings Reward for plant modernization in support of production of the F-16 aircraft. The work will be performed by Sundstrand Aerospace, Rockford, Ill. Contract is expected to be completed September 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-82/C-2034, P02161).


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NAVY

Hughes Aircraft, Naval and Maritime Systems, Mukilteo, Wash., is being awarded a $30,678,719 firm-fixed-price contract for MK46 Mod 5 Torpedo and ORDALT Kit material requirements for the Governments of Saudi Arabia (11%), and Taiwan (89%) under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $48,653,477. Work will be performed in Seattle, Wash., and is expected to be completed by September 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, is the contracting activity (N00024-97-C-6107).

Hughes Aircraft Co., Fullerton, Calif., is being awarded a $7,569,233 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Japanese Auxiliary Ocean Surveillance System to perform a block upgrade of the ship and shore electronics including installations on the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force Hibiki-class ocean surveillance ships Hibiki and Harima, and installation of block upgrade capability and upgrade of shore-based spare shipboard equipment at the Anti-Submarine Warfare Center in Yokosuka, Japan. This contract is a procurement for the Government of Japan (100%) under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) programs. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $23,052,468. Work will be performed Fullerton, Calif. (90%), and Yokosuka, Japan (10%), and is expected to be completed in September 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N00039-97-C-0074).