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No: 436-99
September 23, 1999

ARMY

Honeywell Inc., Defense Avionics Systems Division, Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded a $6,811,774 modification to firm-fixed-price contract DAAH23-99-C-0054, for the design, development and qualification of a Control Display System Version 4 (CDS4) for the OH-58D Kiowa helicopter aircraft, with First Digitized Division and Aviation Joint Variable Message Format (JVMF) capabilities, and Software Integration Laboratory. This is a definitization of a letter contract. Work will be performed in Albuquerque, N.M., and is expected to be completed by June 15, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on April 5, 1999. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $10,075,000 modification to firm-fixed-price multiyear contract DAAJ09-97-C-0005, to increase the obligated 50% amount of an undefinitized contract action to 75% for the modification of five UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters to a Search and Rescue (SAR) configuration, and modification of six UH-60L Black Hawk aircraft into a unique configuration for the State Dept. in support of Colombian National Police. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Oct. 17, 1995. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.

G. M. & R. Construction Co.*, Bay St. Louis, Miss., is being awarded an $8,085,284 firm-fixed-price contract to replace an aircraft maintenance hangar. The project consists of the construction of a 46,000 sq. foot hangar with administrative facilities to support composite aircraft maintenance. Work will be performed at the Air National Guard Combat Readiness Training Center, Gulfport, Miss., and is expected to be completed by March 31, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 56 bids solicited on June 25, 1999, and seven bids were received. The National Guard Bureau, Jackson, Miss., is the contracting activity (DAHA22-99-C-0003).

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Sedona Contracting Inc.*, San Antonio, Texas, is being awarded $6,077,257 as part of a $6,411,257 (total if all options are exercised) firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a vehicle operations/maintenance complex. Work will be performed at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas, and is expected to be completed by July 24, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 36 bids solicited on July 16, 1999, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas, is the contracting activity (DACA63-99-C-0039).

Mitchell Construction Co. Inc., Austin, Texas, is being awarded a $17,886,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the renovation of eight 8000-area barracks buildings to current barracks standards. The project includes reconfiguration of rooms, addition of kitchenettes, rewiring, replumbing, new fan coil units, redo mechanical and laundry rooms, add storage units, window replacement, stair well enclosures, minor exterior finish and minor sidewalk work. Work will be performed at Ft. Riley, Kan., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 23, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement in the Commerce Business Daily on Aug. 2, 1999, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City, Mo., is the contracting activity (DACA41-99-C-0026).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

King Fisher Marine Services Inc., Port Lavacs, Texas, is being awarded a $50,000 increment as part of a $5,137,600 firm-fixed-price contract for work along the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, dredging the Colorado River to Matagorda Bay, Metagorda County, Texas. Work is expected to be completed by April 30, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 34 bids solicited on Aug. 15, 1999, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston, Texas, is the contracting activity (DACW64-99-C-0033).

AIR FORCE

Raytheon Systems Company, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded an $8,795,832 modification to a time-and-materials contract, F42630-99-D-0288, to provide for FY2000-2004 repair support for the guidance control sections of the AGM-65 Maverick missile. There was one firm solicited and one proposal received. Expected contract completion date is Sept. 30, 2004. Solicitation issue date was May 28, 1999. Negotiation completion date was June 29, 1999. Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill AFB, Utah, is the contracting activity.

Aydin Telemetry, Newtown, Pa.; Microdyne Communications Technologies, Inc., Ocala, Fla.; RF Networks Inc., Phoenix, Ariz.; and Herley-Vega, Lancaster, Pa., are being awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts ($4,986,350 Aydin Telemetry; $4,769,850 Microdyne; $2,388,777 RF Networks; $7,690,000 Herley-Vega) to participate in the Advanced Range Telemetry Equipment Program. This program will acquire telemetry transmitters and demodulators capable of increased data rates with improved spectral capacity in support of open air testing of aircraft and missiles. Aydlin, Microdyne, and RF Networks will each produce two

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modified commercial-of-the-shelf demodulator test units, and up to 175 demodulators with Feher-patented Quadrature Phase Shift Keying (FQPSK-B, advanced frequency modulation technology), as well as associated repair and technical support. Herley-Vega will produce two modified commercial-off-the-shelf aircraft transmitter test units, two modified commercial-off-the-shelf missile transmitter test units, up to 250 aircraft transmitters with FQPSK-B, up to 500 missile transmitters with FQPSK-B, and associated repair and technical support. There were 16 firms solicited and four proposals received. Expected contract completion date is Sept. 22, 2004. Solicitation issue date was May 28. 1999. Negotiation completion date was Sept. 14, 1999. Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards AFB, Calif., is the contracting activity (Aydin F04611-99D-0069; Microdyne F04611-99-D-0005; RF Networks F04611-99-D-0066; Herley-Vega F04611-99-D-0052).

NAVY

Marconi Systems Technologies, Inc., Rockville, Md., is being awarded a $15,189,887 modification to previously awarded contract N00421-97-C-1434 to exercise an option for 378,000 man-hours for technical and engineering services in support of identification system programs in connection with air traffic control systems. Work will be performed in California, Md. (70%); St. Inigoes, Md. (25%); and at various government facilities in the U.S. (5%), and is expected to be completed by September 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, St. Inigoes, Md., is the contracting activity.

Charleston Marine Containers, Inc., Charleston, S.C., is being awarded a $9,064,075 delivery order to previously awarded contract M67854-99-D-3047 for 4,528 quadruple containers and 13,620 horizontal container connectors. These containers are used by the fleet marine forces to store and transport small organic equipment and consumable supplies. Work will be performed in Charleston, S.C., and is expected to be completed by March 2001. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.

McDonnell Douglas Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Boeing Company, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $6,933,234 845/804 other transaction agreement to perform research and development for the mission display processor and operational flight program in the T-45TS. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed by June 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively awarded through a Broad Agency Announcement.. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-99-9-1662).

General Electric Aircraft Engines, Lynn, Mass., is being awarded a $6,066,164 priced basic ordering agreement for 685 line items of various spare parts used on the F-414-GE-400 engine of the F/A-18E/F aircraft. Work will be performed in Lynn, Mass., and is expected to be completed by December 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal

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year. The basic contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (F34601-97-0002-GB83).

RF Microsystems, Inc., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $5,137,110 modification to previously awarded contract N00421-95-C-5176 to exercise an option for an estimated 80,000 man-hours for technical and engineering services to support radio transmission systems on ships, subs, aircraft, shore and transportable vehicle platforms Work will be performed at a variety of government installations worldwide, and is expected to be completed by April 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, St. Inigoes, Md., is the contracting activity.

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