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No: 02-97
January 02, 1997

CONTRACTS

ARMY

United Defense Limited Partnership, Ground Systems Division, York, Pa., is being awarded a $27,209,000 increment as part of a $128,986,373 cost plus incentive fee contract for engineering/manufacturing development of the breacher vehicle (Grizzly vehicle). This is a mine clearing, obstacle breaching vehicle with an automatic depth system and power driven arm. Work will be performed in York, Pa. (80%); and Santa Clara, Calif. (20%), and is expected to be completed by April 30, 2001. Of the total contract funds, $5,200,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 13, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich. (DAAE07- 97-C-X001).

NAVY

PRC Incorporated, McLean, Va., is being awarded an $11,221,175 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for support services for Automated Information Support (AIS), Management Support, Supply Support, Facilities Management Support, and Technical Information Support for the AEGIS Combat System Center (ACSC) Wallops Island, Va. Work will be performed in Wallops Island, Va, and is expected to be completed by September 2001. Contract funds in the amount of $2,062,491 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 40 proposals solicited and three offers received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-97-C-6429).

McDonnell Douglas Corporation, McDonnell Aircraft Company, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $28,000,000 modification to previously awarded contract to provide additional funding to the advance acquisition contract for the procurement of 12 Low Rate Initial Production F/A-18E/F aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (64%), and Hawthorne, Calif. (36%), and is expected to be completed by April 2000. Contract funds would not have expired at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00019-96-C-0065).

Bell Helicopter Textron, Incorporated, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $134,000,000 modification to previously awarded contract to exercise an option for the UH-1N Upgrade Program. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed by September 2003. Contract funds would not have expired at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00019-96-C-0128).

Orbital Sciences Corporation, Fairchild Defense, Germantown, Md., is being awarded a $6,001,544 modification to previously awarded contract to exercise an option for AN/ASQ-215 Digital Data Sets. Work will be performed in Germantown, Md., and is expected to be completed by March 1998. Contract funds would not have expired at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00163-95-C-0171).

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