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No: 371-03
May 27, 2003


Science Applications International Corp., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $28,785,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the design and development of advanced infrared countermeasure techniques, concepts and analysis tools against next generation infrared missiles and sensors. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum indicated above, though requirements may necessitate less than the amount indicated above. At this time, $85,000 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be complete September 2008. Solicitation began August 2001, and negotiations were completed May 2003. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-03-D-1401).

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space, Sunnyvale, Calif., is being awarded a $9,988,000 cost-plus-award-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed contract modification to provide for an in-scope change to redesign the host accessory logic application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) for the advanced extremely high frequency (AEHF) program in response to a specification upgrade for the KI-54 cryptographic device. This effort will ensure secure communication capability by providing an improvement to the host accessory ASIC within the AEHF digital processing subsystem. The AEHF satellite communications system provides secure, survivable communications to U.S. warfighters during all levels of conflict and is the protected backbone of DoD's military satellite communications architecture. This work will be complete January 2004. The Space and Missiles Systems Center, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-02-C-0002, P00034).


Raytheon Co., Bedford, Mass., was awarded on May 22, 2003, a $12,534,534 modification to a cost-plus-award-fee contract for fiscal year 2003 Patriot engineering services. Work will be performed in Burlington, Mass. (12%); Huntsville, Ala. (1%); Andover, Mass. (2%); Tewksbury, Mass. (71%); El Paso, Texas (1%); Bedford, Mass. (12%); and Orlando, Fla. (1%), and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Sept. 21, 1998. The U. S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH01-99-C-0028).

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