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No: 025-03
January 16, 2003

NATIONAL IMAGERY AND MAPPING AGENCY

DigitalGlobe Inc., Longmont, Colo., was awarded a $96,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract and indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity contract with a minimum guarantee for and a ceiling of $500,000,000. The Clearview contract requires commercial data providers to delivery high-resolution satellite imagery to National Imagery and Mapping (NIMA) over a three-year period. The competition was among current commercial satellite imagery vendors that could provide commercial imaging satellites with nominal (nadir) ground sampling distances equal to or less than one meter for panchromatic sensors. The guaranteed minimum imagery purchases will be funded with FY03 O&M Funding. Obligation of out-year funds will be awarded subject to availability. The National Imagery and Mapping Agency, Washington, D.C. is the contracting activity (NMA301-03-C-0001).

Space Imaging Inc., Thornton, Colo., was awarded a $120,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract with an indefinite-delivery and indefinite-quantity contract with a minimum guarantee for and a ceiling of $500,000,000. The "Clearview" contract requires commercial data providers to delivery high-resolution satellite imagery to NIMA over a three-year period. The competition was among current commercial satellite imagery vendors that could provide commercial imaging satellites with nominal (nadir) ground sampling distances equal to or less than one meter for panchromatic sensors. The guaranteed minimum imagery purchases will be funded with FY03 O&M Funding. Obligation of out-year funds will be awarded subject to availability. The National Imagery and Mapping Agency, Washington, D.C. is the contacting activity (NMA301-03-C-0002).

AIR FORCE

Pratt and Whitney Inc., Hartford, Conn., is being awarded a $45,851,000 firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide fleet management, material, support equipment and technical assistance to maintain and repair forty F100PW220E engines at one main operating base and one forward operating base in-country in support of The Italian F-16 program, PEACE CAESAR. At this time, $22,925,500 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be completed by December 2010. Solicitation began July 2002. The Headquarters Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, is the contracting activity (F34601-03-C-0018).

Alaska Industrial Resources, Anchorage, Alaska, is being awarded a $13,827,000 indefinite delivery and indefinite quantity contract to provide for medical small shelters, including spares/repair kits, and containers. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up the maximum indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than the amount indicated above. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be completed by September 2003. Solicitation began in July 2001 and negotiations were completed in August 2001. Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08635-01-D-0030).

United Technologies Corp., East Hartford, Conn., is being awarded a $8,444,622.82 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for 124 fan cases each, applicable to F-100-PW-200 engine. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be completed by December 2004. Solicitation began in October 2002 and negotiations were completed November 2002. The Headquarters Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-01-G-0006-0512).

ARMY

Parker Aerospace, Irvine, Calif., is being awarded a delivery order amount of $15,006,390.72 as part of a $15,006,390.72 firm-fixed-price contract for support of the Apache (AH-64), Blackhawk (UH-60), Chinook (CH-47), and the Kiowa (OH-58) Helicopters and the T-700 engines. Work will be performed in Irvine, Calif., and is to be completed by Sept. 30, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole-source contract initiated on June 15, 2002. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH23-03-D-0068).

BAE Ordnance Systems Inc., Kingsport, Tenn., is being awarded an $11,240,000 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for operation and maintenance of a government-owned, contractor-operated installation (Holston AAP) for the manufacture of explosives. Work will be performed in Kingsport and is to be completed by Dec. 31, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole-source contract initiated on Nov. 15, 2002. The U.S. Army Operations Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (DAAA09-98-E-0006).

Thales Raytheon Systems, El Segundo, Calif., was awarded an $8,900,000 firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Sentinel Radar Life Cycle contractor support on Jan. 15, 2003. Work will be performed in El Segundo and is to be completed by Dec. 30, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole-source contract initiated on July 16, 2002. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH01-03-C-0016).

The Purdy Corp., Manchester, Conn., was awarded a $6,314,316.40 firm-fixed-price contract for 40 transmissions applicable to the AH-64 Helicopter on Jan. 15, 2003. Work will be performed in Manchester and is to be completed by Oct. 30, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole-source contract initiated on Jan. 14, 2003. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH23-03-C-0084).

NAVY

Raytheon Co., Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $40,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-02-C-5411) for 286,120 man-hours of FY 03 Design Agent Engineering Services for the MK-15 PHALANX Close-In, MK-31 Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) and SEARAM Weapons Systems. Support services are required to maintain current weapon system capability through software maintenance, reliability, maintainability, quality assurance and logistics engineering services. Work will be performed in Tucson and is to be completed by December 2003. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Earl Industries, Portsmouth, Va., is being awarded a $10,257,000 fixed-price contract for the Planned Incremental Availability of the USS George Washington. Work will be performed in Portsmouth, Va., and is to be completed by August 2003. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured via the Internet, with 12 proposals solicited and two offers received. The Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair, U.S. Navy, Portsmouth is the contracting activity (N62678-03-C-3020).

General Electric Co., Lynn, Mass., is being awarded a $5,377,251 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-priced contract (N00019-99-C-1175) for the engineering effort in support of configuration management of the F414 engine. These efforts will include combustor improvements, a variable exhaust nozzle improvement study, and a high-pressure compressor improvement evaluation. Work will be performed in Lynn (42 percent); Evendale, Ohio (34 percent); and Rockford, Ill. (12 percent); and at miscellaneous domestic contractor locations (12 percent), and is to be completed in June 2004. 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.