United Launch Services, LLC, Littleton, Colo., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $575,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle launch services in support of the following missions: Mobile User Objective Services 2; Wideband Global Satellite Communications 6; and National Reconnaissance Office Launch 65. At this point, $245,250,000 has been obligated. Work will be performed in Littleton, Colo. The Space and Missile Systems Center/Launch and Range Systems Directorate, El Segundo Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (FA8811-11-C-0001).
MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
The Missile Defense Agency is announcing the award of a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to Lockheed Martin Corp., Bethesda, Md., with an award value of $43,333,077. Under this contract (HQ0147-11-C-0008), Lockheed will work with MDA on the concept definition and program planning for the Standard Missile-3 Block IIB to define and assess viable and affordable missile configurations, conduct trade studies, and define an executable development plan. This contract was competitively procured via publication on the Federal Business Opportunities website with four proposals received. The work will be performed by Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Sunnyvale, Calif., through December 2013. Fiscal 2011 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $1,410,000 will be used to incrementally fund this effort.
Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc., McLean, Va., is being awarded a $10,930,118 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00421-09-C-0016) to exercise an option for technical and engineering services for communications-electronics advanced technology systems supporting the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Special Communications Requirements Division. The estimated level of effort for this option is 88,922 man-hours. Work will be performed in Lexington Park, Md. (70 percent), and St. Inigoes, Md. (30 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
Science Application International Corp. (SAIC), McLean, Va., is being awarded an $8,407,583 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Vector Sensor Array System development, performance engineering, and research. SAIC will help continue the development of underwater acoustic sensors. The contract will be incrementally funded at this time in the amount of $500,000. This contract contains options which, if exercised, will bring the contract value to $17,506,219. Work will be performed at the contractor’s facility in McLean, Va., and is expected to be completed May 2016. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured under the Long Range ONR BAA 11-001; numerous proposals were received but only one award was made. The Office of Naval Research, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00014-11-C-0244).
Lambda Science, Inc., Bryn Mawr, Pa., is being awarded an $8,335,447 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the technical support for submarine vulnerability and survivability. Work will be performed at the contractor’s facility in Bryn Mawr, Pa., and is expected to be completed April 2016. The action is being incrementally funded with this obligation of $152,000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured under BAA 09-042, with one proposal received. The Office of Naval Research, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00014-11-C-0162).