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No: 472-96
August 08, 1996

CONTRACTS

ARMY

General Dynamics, Land Systems Division, Sterling Heights, Michigan, is being awarded a $10,048,350 modification to a cost plus fixed fee contract for two Heavy Assault Bridge Pre-Low Rate Initial Production Pilot/Test vehicles in Abrams M1A2 System Enhancement Package (SEP) configuration. Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Michigan, and is expected to be completed by February 28, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 29, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Michigan (DAAE07-94-C-0727).

NAVY

Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, Stratford, Connecticut, is being awarded an $11,370,000 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-94-C-0121 to procure spares and repair parts, support equipment, and engineering technical services for the S- 70B-7 helicopter for the Royal Thailand Navy (100%) under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program. Work will be performed in Stratford, Connecticut, and is expected to be completed by May 1998. Contract funds would not have expired at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

AIR FORCE

Lockheed Martin Tactical Aircraft Systems, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $19,499,533 face value increase to a firm fixed price contract to provide for engineering and manufacturing development of Global Positioning System retrofit kits for the F-16 Block 25/30/32 aircraft. Contract is expected to be completed September 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-95/C-2028, P00006).

The Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $365,467,528 firm fixed price with economic price adjustment contract to provide options to lease or purchase up to four Boeing 757-200 passenger aircraft. These aircraft, to be designated the C-32A, will provide executive and congressional airlift support and will replace the C-137 aircraft. Funds are obligated to cover termination liability in the event the lease or buy options are not exercised and the contract is terminated. Contract is expected to be completed September 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was a Full and Open Competition. Solicitation began May 1996; negotiations were complete June 96. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-96/C-0024).

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