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No: 282-96
May 15, 1996

CONTRACTS

AIR FORCE

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Ft. Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $66,500,000 firm fixed price contract to provide for six F-16C aircraft and associated Alternate Mission Equipment. Contract is expected to be completed November 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-96/C-2025).

Marvin Engineering Company, Incorporated, Inglewood, California, is being awarded a $25,981,545 face value increase to a firm fixed price contract to provide for 1680 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile Rail Launchers applicable to the F-15, F- 16, F-18 and F-22 aircraft. Contract is expected to be completed December 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This effort supports foreign military sales to Finland, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Greece and Denmark. Aeronautical Systems Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, is the contracting activity (F08626-93/C-0021, P00013). CORRECTION:

Yesterday's announcement of a contract being awarded to McDonnell Douglas Corporation had an error in the amount of the contract. It was reported as $24,780,000. The correct amount is $247,800,000. The obligated dollar amount for FY 1996 is 138,300,000.

NAVY

Mid Eastern Builders, Incorporated, Chesapeake, Virginia, is being awarded a $7,429,700 firm-fixed price contract for construction of a general purpose warehouse. Work will be performed in Norfolk, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by November 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 134 proposals solicited and 13 offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Atlantic Division, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N62470-94-C- 4116).

ARMY

Holston Defense Corporation, Kingsport, Tennessee, is being awarded a $20,692,000 modification to a cost plus fixed fee contract for the manufacture of 940,545 pounds of HMX Grade B, 80 Screen explosive. Work will be performed at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant, Kingsport, Tennessee, and is expected to be completed by February 28, 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 6, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament, Munitions and Chemical Command, Rock Island, Illinois (DAAA09-92-Z-0008).

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