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No: 187-01
May 01, 2001

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Boeing/McDonnell Douglas, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $320,000,000 indefinite quantity type contract for a three-year base period with an economic price adjustment for option years four and five for procurement of the F-15, F-18 and AV-8B weapons systems. This is a sole source contract. Work is expected to be completed by April 30, 2004. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Richmond, Richmond, Va., is the contracting activity (SP0400-01-D-9406).

Valero Refining Company-California, San Antonio, Texas, is being awarded a $17,657,430 fixed price with economic price adjustment contract for jet fuel. Eleven proposals were solicited and four were received. Work will be performed in Benicia, Calif. Work is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2001. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Energy Support Center is the contracting activity (SP0600-01-D-0488).

NAVY

Ingalls Shipbuilding Inc., Pascagoula Miss., is being awarded a $196,505,646 modification to previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00024-00-C-2217) for the procurement of long lead-time material and components, advance construction planning, and detail design for construction of the LHD 8 amphibious assault ship. Work will be performed in Pascagoula, Miss., and is expected to be completed by December 2003. Contract funds will not expire before the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

Northrop Grumman Corp., Ryan Aeronautical Center, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $14,167,276 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-award-fee contract (N00019-00-C-0277) to exercise an option for one Fire Scout Vertical Take-Off and Landing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV) System, its associated support equipment, data, and initial training supporting the VTUAV Program Office. The VTUAV system includes air vehicles, ground control stations, data link suite, remote data terminals, and modular mission payloads. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif. (29%), Elmira, N.Y. (20%), Salt Lake City, Utah (20%), Baltimore, Md. (18%), and Sparks, Nev. (13%); and is expected to be completed by April 2002. 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.

The DD 21 Alliance, comprised of Bath Iron Works Corporation (BIW), Bath, Maine, and Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, Miss., is being awarded a $5,400,002 modification to previously awarded firm-fixed-price agreement (N00024-98-9-2300) for DD 21 design and test planning. BIW has been selected by the DD 21 Alliance to lead the alliance and execute this modification. This agreement modification provides for the continuation of the development of the DD 21 design by the DD 21 competing teams and will ensure the continued development of key technologies and a smooth transition into Phase III following the selection of the full service contractor. This modification definitizes a previously executed advance agreement. Work will be performed by the "Blue Team" (50%) led by BIW, Bath, Maine, with Lockheed Martin Government Electronic Systems, Moorestown, N.J.; and the "Gold Team" (50%), led by Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, Miss., with Raytheon Systems Company, Falls Church, Va. Work is expected to be completed in May 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

ARMY

United Defense L.P., Steel Products Division, Anniston, Ala., is being awarded a $24,959,522 modification to firm-fixed-price contract DAAE07-01-C-M005 for converting the long-lead-material-cost contract to a firm-fixed-price contract to support the overhaul and upgrade of 294 vehicles within the M113 family of vehicles. Work will be performed in Anniston, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 30, 2002. Of the total contract funds, $15,998,553 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Jan. 5, 2001. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity.

AIR FORCE

Rockwell International Corp., Collins Avionics and Communication Division, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $20,143,860 firm-fixed-price contract to provide 13,825 Precision Lightweight Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers. These handled receivers can acquire encrypted code from GPS satellites and provide enhanced accuracy and protection from electronic countermeasures. The work is expected to be completed by October 2001. Solicitation began January 2001; negotiations were completed April 2001. Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F04701-93-D-0001-0045).

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