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No: 005-01
January 04, 2001

AIR FORCE

Boeing Satellite Systems, Inc., Los Angeles, Calif., was awarded on Jan. 2, a $160,300,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for non-recurring design effort and initial advance parts in support of the first three Wideband Gapfiller System (WGS) satellites. This system provides greatly enhanced communication coverage, capacity, connectivity, and operational flexibility to deployed and mobile tactical users. This contract includes options that could, if exercised, extend the WGS effort through December 2010 at a value of up to $1,305,800,000. The work will be performed at Boeing's facility in El Segundo, Calif. There were two firms solicited and two proposals received. Solicitation began June 2000; negotiations were completed December 2000. At this time, $90,400,000 of the contracting funds have been obligated. The work is expected to be completed January 2003. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-00/C-0011).

McDonnell Douglas Corp., Long Beach, Calif., was awarded on Dec. 29, 2000, a $62,106,595 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for contract line item adjustments on the multi-year production contract for the C-17 aircraft. This adjustment incorporates a partial settlement and payment of FY1999 and FY2000 impacts resulting from rate changes in areas such as overhead expenses, general and administrative expenses, including corporate allocations, and direct labor rates. These rate changes are a result of Boeing's actions after merging with McDonnell Douglas. The action also includes credit for restructure of performance-based payments and government-furnished equipment to meet scheduled obligations arising from the lease of four aircraft to the United Kingdom. The net changes in the total face value and total obligation on the contract are the dollar amounts indicated above. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-96/C-2059, P00119).

Boeing North American, Inc., Long Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $46,000,000 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for CY2001 Engineering Services for the B-1B aircraft. The work is expected to be completed December 2001. Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker AFB, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-99/C-0001, P00090).

The Boeing Company, Long Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $5,720,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for 13 Towed Decoy Systems in support of the B-1 aircraft. The work is expected to be completed March 2004. Solicitation began September 2000; negotiations were completed December 2000. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-00/C-0047).

NAVY

Rolls-Royce Corp., Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded a $14,640,000 modification to a previously awarded fixed-firm-price contract N00019-95-C-0209 to exercise an option for eight AE1107C turboshaft engines (installs) for CV-22 aircraft. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Ind., and is expected to be completed by March 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Northrop Grumman Corp., Bethpage, N.Y. is being awarded a $12,117,860 firm-fixed-price order against a previously awarded basic ordering agreement N00019-00-G-0280 for integrated logistics support and sustaining engineering services for the E-2C program for the Governments of France, Taiwan, Japan, Egypt, and Singapore. This delivery order combines purchases for the Governments of France (37%); Taiwan (32%); Japan (16%); Egypt (14%); and Singapore (1%) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Work will be performed in Bethpage, N.Y. (85%); Japan, (7.5%); and Taiwan, (7.5%), and is expected to be completed by December 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

McKenzie Construction Corp., Virginia Beach, Va., is being awarded a $7,465,856 (base item and two options) firm-fixed-price contract for the repairs and alterations to buildings NH-3 north and NH-4, Naval Station, Norfolk Va. The contract consists of one base bid item for $5,108,243; and two pre-priced options - Option 1 for $1,879,214 for work in building NH-4 North, and Option 2 $478,399 for demolition of the breezeway and miscellaneous site buildings. The government has until 15 November 2001 to exercise the options. Work will be performed in Virginia Beach, Va., and is expected to be completed by February 2003. Contract funds will expire by the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitive procured with 30 proposals solicited and seven offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Atlantic Division, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity (N62470-00-C-3354).

ARMY CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

Corman Construction Inc., Annapolis Junction, Md., is being awarded a $5,473,350 firm-fixed-price construction contract for backwash recovery pump station modifications and wastewater stream improvements. Work will be performed at the Washington Aqueduct, Washington, D.C., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 4, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 35 bids solicited on Oct. 19, 2000, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore, Md., is the contracting office (DACW31-01-C-0006).