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No: 411-02
August 07, 2002


Lockheed Martin Management and Data Systems, Philadelphia is being awarded an $11,671,580 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00019-99-C-0049) to change the development of the Tactical Tomahawk Weapons Control System to a two-phase test approach. Work will be performed in Valley Forge, Pa. (77 percent); Dahlgren, Va. (12 percent); Cherry Hill, N.J. (seven percent); and San Diego (four percent), and is to be completed by May 2004. 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.

BAE Systems, Fort Walton Beach, Fla., is being awarded a $5,308,811 firm-fixed-price contract for operation and maintenance of the Naval Radio Transmitter Facility, Lualualei, Hawaii; the Satellite Communication Facility, Wahiawa, Hawaii; and the Tactical Support Communication Facility, Kaneohe, Hawaii. This contract includes options, which if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value of this contract to $26,343,138. Work will be performed in Lualualei, Hawaii (38 percent); Wahiawa, Hawaii (38 percent); and Kaneohe, Hawaii (24 percent), and is to be completed by September 2003. Contract funds in the amount of $39,207 expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online Web site, with four offers received. The Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, San Diego is the contracting activity (N00244-02-C-0038)


The Boeing Company of Seattle was awarded $460,056,330 to fund the Spiral 1 objectives that are being incorporated into the existing Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV) Other Transaction Agreement on July 6. The Spiral 1 effort will lead to the design, development and fabrication of two X-45B air vehicles, two containers and an upgraded mission control station. The effort will also include risk reduction modeling and simulation, ground and flight-testing, and system level demonstration activities necessary to meet the Spiral 1 objectives. This effort also includes an additional block of software development and flight-testing on the X-45As. It will be incrementally funded; the initial funding increment is $1,562,000. Spiral 1 will be performed in St. Louis. (62 percent), Seattle (34 percent), Palmdale, Calif. (three percent), Mesa, Ariz. (one percent), and Southern Calif. (one percent). The effort is to be completed by Dec. 30, 2005. Funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a limited competition with one proposal received. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity (MDA972-02-9-0005).

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