McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Boeing Co., Long Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $23,005,000 (estimated) firm-fixed-price, time and material contract modification to provide for computer software upgrade and engineering services. This effort supports the B-1B aircraft. At this time, $2,912,611 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete December 2002. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-99-C-0001).
The University of Dayton Research Institute, Dayton, Ohio, is being awarded a $13,978,137 cost-no-fee contract to provide for a manufacturing technology program. This program will develop and implement new and emerging inspection and maintenance technologies which can reliably and cost effectively extend the service life of aging F100 and F110 turbine engine disk and rotor components, thus reducing the high component replacement costs to maintain F100 and F110 fleets over the next decade. At this time, $1,400,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed by November 2006. Solicitation was posted in Program Research and Development Announcement 01-07-MLK in April 2001, and five proposals were received. Negotiations were completed April 2002. The locations of performance are Pratt and Whitney, East Hartford, Conn. (40 percent), General Electronic Aircraft Engines, Cincinnati, (35 percent), and other locations. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-01-C-5302).
United Defense L.P. Grounds Systems Division, York, Pa., is being awarded a $58,400,412.94 modification to a firm-fixed-price hardware, cost price firm-fixed contract (DAAE07-01-C-N0303), for 21 M88A2 HERCULES vehicles for the Army, six for the U.S. Marine Corps, Army and U.S. Marine Corps total package fielding spares, and 20 spare engines. Work will be performed in York, Penn. (65 percent), Muskegon, Mich., (20 percent), and Racine, Wis.,(15 percent), and is to be completed by Dec. 31, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole-source contract initiated on Oct. 11, 2001. The Tank and Automotive Command, Warren, Mich. is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co., Littleton, Colo., is being awarded a $6,000,000 increment as part of a $35,000,000 cost-plus-award fee contract, for the Aerial Common Sensor (ACS) Component Advanced Development (CAD) Phase. Work will be performed in Denver, (53.13 percent), Philadelphia, (15 percent), Owego, N.Y. (2.64 percent), Palmdale, Calif. (9.19 percent), Litchfield Park, Ariz., (4.79 percent), Fairfax, Va. (16.12 percent), Nashua, N.H. (5.63 percent), Melbourne, Fla., (2.64 percent), and Orlando, Fla., (4.01 percent), and is to be completed by Sept. 30, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole-source contract initiated on Dec. 7, 2001. The Communications Electronics Command Acquisition Center, Fort Monmouth, N.J. is the contracting activity (DAAB07-02-C-P405).
Northrop Grumman Corp., Electronics System, Linthicum, Md., is being awarded a $6,000,000 increment as part of a $35,000,000 cost-plus-award fee contract for the Aerial Common Sensor (ACS) Component Advanced Development (CAD) Phase. Work will be performed in Linthicum, Md., (31.4 percent), Belcamp, Md., (nine percent), Rolling Meadows, Ill., (1.1 percent), Melbourne, Fla., (19.6 percent), Manassas, Va., (9.2 percent), Sunnyvale, Calif., (36.8 percent), and Eatontown, N.J. (five percent), and is to be completed by Sept. 30, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were bids solicited on the World Wide Web on Dec. 7, 2001, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the Communications Electronics Command Acquisition Center, Fort Monmouth, N.J., (DAAB07-02-C-P406).
United Technologies, Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded an $11,380,907 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-01-C-0024) for the Special Progressive Aircraft Rework (SPAR) of one each VH-3D and VH-60N aircraft, including component overhaul and repairables. SPAR efforts will include the refinishing and refurbishing of the aircraft, structural examinations, correction of any existing chronic aircraft system problems, and the replacement of those components that have reached specified limits. These efforts are necessary to insure the integrity, reliability, and mission readiness of the aircraft. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by March 2003. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.