DynCorp International, Forth Worth, Texas, was awarded on Nov. 12, 2008, a $11,178,448 firm fixed fee contract. DynCorp International LLC shall assist the Kuwait Air Force in achieving its aircraft operational rate of 75 precent through the implementation of a Maintenance Augmentation Team (MAT). The MAT members will be selected by the contractor based upon their technical qualifications and their suitability for effectively working in an overseas assignment to Kuwait. Work will be performed in Kuwait, with an estimated completion date of Dec. 31, 2011. One bid was solicited and one bid was received. U.S. Army & Aviation Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-09-C-0060).
Design Net Engineering, Lakewood Colo., is being awarded a cost plus fixed fee contract for $10,712,284. This action will systematically look at each of the spacecraft subsystems and technology development in plug-and-play compatibility and utility, as well as improving robustness to radiation. At this time $100,000 has been obligated. Det 8 AFRL/RVKS, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., is the contracting activity (FA9453-09-C-0312).
Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, is being awarded a firm fixed price contract not to exceed $8,068,000. This action will provide 4 Multi-Spectral Targeting Systems Model B (MTS-B), whole spares and containers to support GWOT requirements for the Predator/Reaper Program. At this time $1,315,084 has been obligated. 703rd Aeronautical Systems Group, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8620-06-G-4041).
Libration Systems Management, Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded a cost plus fixed fee contract for $6,334,438. This action will advance the state of the air in critical bus components in design, and integration and test of operationally responsive space. At this time $150,000 has been obligated. Det 8 AFRL/RVKS, Kirtland N.M., is the contracting activity (FA9453-09-C-0311).
The Air Force is modifying a firm fixed price and time and material contract with Hawker Beechcraft Corp., Wichita, Kan., for $5,789,000. This action will exercise an option for services to include Program Office Support, sustaining engineering, data updates, material and other direct costs. At this time no funds have been obligated. 727th ACSG/PKA, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F33657-99-C-0017, Modification P00086).