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No: 1303-04
December 17, 2004

AIR FORCE

Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems Corp., Redondo, Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $223,223,113 cost-plus award-fee contract modification. The Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is currently on contract to develop and deliver an on-Orbit Space Based Space Surveillance Pathfinder satellite. This modification definitizes the Unpriced Supplemental Agreement awarded March 26, 2004 (with a not-to-exceed clause) for $46,000,000. The location of performance is The Boeing Co., Huntington Beach, Calif., and Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp., Boulder, Colo. At this time, $82,708,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by June 2007. Negotiations were completed March 2004. The Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (FA8819-04-C-0002, P00016).

Northrop-Grumman Mission Systems, Clearfield, Utah, is being awarded a $153,050,825 fixed price incentive contract modification to provide for Minuteman III Guidance Replacement Program full rate production option FY05, 72 NS-50 Missile Guidance Sets, and 36 Reentry System Cable Sets. The location of performance is The Boeing Co., Anaheim, Calif. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by July 2007. Negotiations were completed November 2004. The Headquarters Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (F42610-98-C-0001).

Northrop-Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $10,400,000 cost plus award fee contract modification. The definitization of the basic Logistics Support Contract (LSC) effort (CY03/04) and the establishment of the firm options prices for the remaining years (FY05 and FY06). The LSC effort includes both the flight crew training and the ongoing support on the fielded aircraft to include repairs and purchases of necessary replenishment spares. It also includes all Northrop-Grumman corporate services necessary to maintain a fully staffed support function at the operating location. At this time, $18,100,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by September 2005. Solicitation began February 2004 and negotiations were completed November 2004. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-02-C-5424, PZ0009).

Raytheon Co. Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $6,494,013 cost plus fixed fee contract. The objective of this program is to identify potential manufacturing improvements that will significantly impact cost, schedule, or availability of the next generations of Active Electronically Scanned Arrays for radar systems for USAF airborne platforms. At this time, $792,500 of the funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by April 2010. Solicitation began October 2004 and negotiations were completed December 2004. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-04-G-0002).

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Rolling Meadows, Ill., is being awarded a $5,841,212 firm fixed price contract modification. This Option Exercise is for Contractor Logistics Support for CY2005, Lots 1-5 of the LITENING II Precision Attack Targeting System on the AV-8B Harrier II. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by December 2005. The Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-00-C-2114, P00052).

ARMY

General Dynamics Land System Inc., Sterling Heights Mich., was awarded on Dec. 16, 2004, a $267,428,690 modification to a firm fixed price contract for 125 Abrams M1A1 Hardware Kits. Work will be performed in Lima, Ohio, and is expected to be completed by July 30, 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Nov. 4, 2003. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-04-C-0136).

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, St. Petersburg, Fla., was awarded on Dec. 16, 2004, a $53,740,649 modification to a firm fixed price contract for M831A1 Target Practice-Tracer, 120mm Cartridges and M865 Target Practice Cone DSCS-T 120mm Cartridges. Work will be performed in Middletown, Iowa, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were two bids solicited on Nov. 20, 2003, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (W52P1J-04-C-0030).

Stewart & Stevenson Tactical Vehicle Systems, Sealy, Texas, was awarded on Dec. 16, 2004, a $33,739,148 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for 813 Complete Low Signature Armor Cabs for the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles. Work will be performed in Sealy, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Nov. 11, 2004. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-04-C-0591).

McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Co., Mesa, Ariz., was awarded on Dec. 16, 2004, a $29,500,000 modification to an unpriced contract action for remanufacture of six AH-64D Aircraft. Work will be performed in Mesa, Ariz., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Aug. 27, 2004. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH23-00-C-0124).

Raytheon Co., Bedford, Mass., was awarded on Dec. 16, 2004, a $17,229,690 modification to a firm fixed price contract for miscellaneous kits and spares. Work will be performed in Kongsberg, Norway (79.8 percent), Tewksbury, Mass. (10.4 percent), Andover, Mass. (1.9 percent), and Bedford, Mass. (7.9 percent), and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on March 11, 2003. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH01-03-C-0085).

Oshkosh Truck Corp., Oshkosh, Wis., was awarded on Dec. 16, 2004, a $14,684,913 firm-fixed-price contract for Installation Support for Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck Crew Protection Kits and Air Conditioning Kits, Heavy Equipment Transporter Crew Protection Kits and Air Conditioning Kits, Palletized Load System Crew Protection Kits and Air Conditioning Kits, M915A2+ Crew Protection Kits, Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles Low Signature Armored Cab Crew Protection Kits and M939 Series Truck Crew Protection Kits. Work will be performed in Jahra, Kuwait, and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Dec. 7, 2004. The U.S. Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-05-C-0167).

NAVY

MANTECH Advanced Development Group, Fairfax, Va., is being awarded a $39,179,412 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a cost plus fixed fee pricing arrangement in support of the SPAWAR Institute for Naval C4I (Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence) Systems Training Products and Related Services. Services will include training systems documentation, development, C4ISR (C4I, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) systems training, support equipment, joint systems and foreign military system acquisition and life-cycle support; and systems operator and maintainer technical training concurrent with warfighter operational capabilities. This five-year contract includes eight potential six-month award term incentives, which if awarded, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $75,582,968. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed December 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with proposals solicited on an unrestricted basis via the Commerce Business Dailys website, the Federal Business Opportunities and the SPAWAR e-Commerce Central websites. Nine offers were received. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N66001-05-D-0014).

Northrop Grumman Corp., Air Combat Systems, El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $33,684,344 modification to a previously awarded firm fixed price contract (N00019-02-C-3043) for the procurement of 51 Center Barrel Replacement Plus (CBR+) kits and associated center barrel loose parts for the U.S. Navy (40) and the Royal Australian Air Force (11) in support of the Service Life Extension Program for the F/A-18A/B/C/D. Work will be performed in El Segundo, Calif. (75.2 percent), Amityville, N.Y. (14.4 percent), and 5 other locations (10.4 percent total), and is expected to be completed in January 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This modification combines purchases for the U.S. Navy ($26,762,032; 79.4 percent) and the Royal Australian Air Force ($6,922,312; 20.6 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Sparton Electronics, DeLeon Springs, Fla., is being awarded an $11,875,735 firm fixed price contract for AN/SSQ-53F sonobuoys and associated data. N/SSQ-53F sonobuoys are dropped from various airborne platforms and utilized for search and detection of submerged submarines. This contract includes options, which if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $18,940,877. Work will be performed in DeLeon Springs, Fla., and is expected to be completed by December 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with two proposals solicited and two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-05-C-6760).

Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Conn., is being awarded an $11,273,978 fixed price modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-04-D-4408) to exercise an option for execution of the USS Dallas (SSN 700) Selected Restricted Availability (SRA). Work will be performed in Groton, Conn. (99 percent), Quonset Point, R.I. (1 percent), and is expected to be completed April 2005. Contract funds in the amount of $11,048,498, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair, USN, Groton, Conn., is the contracting activity.

Undersea Sensor Systems Inc., Columbia City, Ind., is being awarded a $9,872,049 firm fixed price contract for AN/SSQ-53F sonobuoys and associated data. AN/SSQ-53F sonobuoys are dropped from various airborne platforms and utilized for search and detection of submerged submarines. This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $18,185,791. Work will be performed in Columbia City, Ind., and is expected to be completed by December 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with two proposals solicited and two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-05-C-6769).

Kollmorgen Corp., Northampton Mass., is being awarded a $7,693,401 firm fixed price modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-03-C-6200) to exercise an option for production of Universal Modular Mast (UMM) Systems. The UMM System provides common hydraulic, mechanical and electrical interface for submarine Photonics masts and communication masts, reducing life cycle support costs. This modification supports FY05 Virginia Class submarine requirements. Work will be performed in Bologna, Italy (85 percent) and Northampton, Mass. (15 percent), and is expected to be completed by January 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

Sparton Defense Electronics, DeLeon Springs, Fla., is being awarded a $6,931,238 firm fixed price contract, for AN/SSQ-77C sonobuoys and associated data. The AN/SSQ-77C sonobuoys are dropped from various airborne platforms and utilized for search and detection of submerged submarines. This contract includes options, which if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $11,284,257. Work will be performed in DeLeon Springs, Fla., and is expected to be completed by December 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured with two firms solicited and two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-05-C-6762).

North Star Scientific Corp.*, Kapolei, Hawaii, is being awarded a $5,803,385 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-05-G-0007) for the development of a fully functional and flight worthy radar transmitter units for the AN/APS-145 Radar Transmitter Suite currently installed in the E2-C Hawkeye. Work will be performed in Kapolei, Hawaii, and is expected to be completed in December 2006. 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.

* Small Business