Triton Systems, Inc.,* Chelmsford, Mass., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $24,843,714 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for services and materials required to complete a demonstration and validation effort that will establish the process and testing procedures for the anti-reflective coating of NanoTuf on aviation helmet visors. Work will be performed in Chelmsford, Mass., and is expected to be completed by March 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured using the Small Business Innovative Research Program, with 12 proposals received. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-01-D-0125).
Litton Systems Inc., Northridge, Calif. is being awarded a $19,000,000 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract, to provide for twenty APX-109(v)3 Advanced Identification Friend or Foe systems applicable to the F-16 aircraft. The work is expected to be completed by March 2004. This effort supports foreign military sales to Korea. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio is the contracting activity (F33657-00/C-2187).
Howmet Corp., Winsted, Conn., and Walbar Engine Components, Chandler, Ariz., are being awarded a $12,811,465 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity contract, to participate in a program to provide for up to 27,905 stage-one turbine blades applicable to the F110 engine on the B-1 aircraft. There were five firms solicited and three proposals received. Solicitation began December 2000; negotiations were completed March 2001. At this time, $3,062,115 of funds have been obligated to Howmet, and $3,088,433 have been obligated to Walbar. The work is expected to completed by April 2004. Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker AFB, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-01/D-0188 - Walbar & F34601-01/D-01889 - Howmet).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Colorado Springs, Colo., is being awarded an $11,846,028 modification to a cost-plus-award fee contract, to provide for the Increment 1.1 of the Theater Battle Management Core Systems (TBMCS) new capabilities and changes to previously fielded TBMCS capabilities. The work is expected to be completed November 2001. At this time $6,272,112 of the funds have been obligated. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass. is the contracting activity (F19628-95/C-0143, P00302).
ITT-Gilfillan Defense and Electronics, Van Nuys, Calif., is being awarded an $11,709,877 modification to a fixed-price with award fee contract, to provide for the three Mobile Approach Control System (MACS) low rate initial production operational test units. The work is expected to be completed by October 2002. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity (F19628-00/C-0088, P00003).
* Small Business