Raytheon Mediterranean System Co., Tewksbury, Mass., is being awarded a $2,241,546 modification to a $5,613,046 (estimated total if all options are exercised $10,924,123) firm-fixed-price contract, to definitize the letter contract for 288 person-months of technical assistance service for the government of Egypt, HAWK missile system. Work will be performed in Egypt and is expected to be completed by Dec. 19, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Oct. 22, 1997. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala. (DAAH01-97-C-0044).
Technical Management Concepts, Inc., Beavercreek, Ohio, is being awarded, a $10,448,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide for research and development support for the Laser Hardened Materials Advanced Studies program. This will involve short term specialized research and development projects and studies to further the development of materials to protect government assets from laser attack. Funds will be obligated as individual orders are issued. Contract is expected to be completed February 2003. There were two proposals received. Solicitation began March 1997; negotiations were completed October 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Wright Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-97/D-5405).
McDonnell Aircraft Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $36,930,000 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-94-C-0039 to an advance acquisition contract to provide additional funding for the definitization of training and training devices in support of the Royal Malaysian Air Force F/A-18C/D aircraft under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program. Work will be performed in Herndon, Va. (72%), and St. Louis, Mo. (28%), and is expected to be completed in June 1998. 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.