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No: 119-97
March 14, 1997

CONTRACTS

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

IIT Research Institute, Chicago, Ill., is being awarded a $10,018,279 cost-plus fixed fee contract for establishment and operation of the Manufacturing Technology Information Analysis Center. Twenty five proposals were solicited and four were received. Work is expected to be completed by March 14, 2000. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Columbus, Columbus, Ohio, is the contracting activity (SP0700-97-D-4005).

DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), San Diego, California, is being awarded a $285,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for the Defense Information Infrastructure Integration Contract (DII-IC), providing for multiple types of task orders. The contract has one base year with four one year options. This contract was competitively awarded with 84 proposals solicited and 2 proposals received. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization - National Capital Region, is the contracting activity (DCA100-97-D- 0043).

UNITED STATES SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND

Racal communications, Inc., of Rockville, Md., is being awarded a $29,013,179.00, two-phase cost sharing (no fee) development contract with fixed-price production options for a small, lightweight, hand-held, programmable, multi-band inter/intra-team radio (MBITR). Work will be performed in Rockville, Maryland. Phase One will be completed by March 1998. Phase Two, production option, is based on a six year ordering period. Contract funds for Phase One ($1,062,886.00) are fiscal year 1996 and 1997 research and development funds which will expire at the end of fiscal year 1997 and 1998. Fourteen firms requested a copy of the solicitation, two proposals were received. The United States Special Operations Command, McDill AFB, Fl. is the contractring activity (USZA22-97-D-0019). Page 2 - Contracts

ARMY

Logicon R&D Associates, Los Angeles, Calif., was awarded on March 13, 1997, a $5,447,388 increment of a $98,490,934 modification to a $102,789,226 cost plus award fee contract for Scientific and Engineering Assistance (SETA) to meet current year requirements that includes: full support for existing tasking, including remaining needed effort for internally funded projects. Counter Proliferation (PMC), Nuclear Chemical & Biological (NCB), Office of the Secretary Defense (OSD); support for counter proliferation projects; Special Program Office (PMP) support for Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) implementation, and additional Weapon Effects Ballistic Missile Defense Office (BMDO), and support lethality technology. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Va., and is expected to be completed by July 31, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on March 8, 1993. The contracting activity is the Defense Special Weapons Agency (formerly Defense Nuclear Agency) Alexandria, Va. (DNA001- 93-C-0138).

NAVY

Van Ommeren Shipping (USA), Inc., Stamford, Conn., is being awarded a $23,592,099 time charter contract to charter the MV Strong Virginian. The MV Strong Virginian is a heavy lift multipurpose vessel that will be used in the prepositioning of Army cargo in the Indian Ocean at the island of Diego Garcia. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the entire contract to $47,992,099. The contract is expected to be completed by March 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 250 proposals solicited and four offers received. The U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-97-C-3007).

Cormorant Shipholding Corp., Bethesda, Md., is being awarded a $60,491,500 time charter contract to charter the MV American Cormorant. The MV American Cormorant is a semi-submersible vessel that will be used in the prepositioning of Army cargo in the Indian Ocean at the island of Diego Garcia. The vessel is self-sustaining for cargo operations and will carry port opening watercraft. The contract is expected to be completed by November 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 250 proposals solicited and four offers received. The U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-97-C-3005).

Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Arlington, Va., is being awarded a $82,300,000 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-96-C-0054 to manufacture and deliver one MV-22 low-rate- initial-production aircraft. Work will be performed in Ridley Park, Pa. (50%), and Fort Worth, Texas (50%), and is expected to be completed by February 2002. 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-0054).

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $15,446,571 modification to previously awarded contract N00019- 96-C-0189 for the Fiscal Year 1997 Special Progressive Aircraft Rework (SPAR) and related Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) for two VH-3D and two VH-60N helicopters used for the Executive Helicopter Program. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by September 1997. Contract funds would have expired at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00019-96-C-0189).

Team Logistics Joint Venture, Lexington Park, Md., is being awarded a $13,565,766 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for integrated logistics support and supportability analyses, computer controlled maintenance software test and evaluation, and computer aided acquisition and logistics support in support of various aircraft, weapons systems, and weapons platforms during all life cycle phases of acquisition and operation. Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Md. (50%), and Lexington Park, Md. (50%), and is expected to be completed by March 2002. Contract funds in the amount of $2,034,865 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 196 proposals solicited and two offers received. This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy (58%), and the governments of Greece (36%); Spain (2%); France (2%); and Italy (2%) under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00421-97-D- 1255).

AIR FORCE

Lockheed Martin Federal Systems , Owego, N.Y., is being awarded a $13,045,426 face value increase to a firm fixed price contract to provide for design, development, production and trial installation of communication and navigation upgrades on two MC- 130H aircraft. Contract is expected to be completed May 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-83/C-0264, P00292).

Litton Data Systems, Agoura Hills, Calif., is being awarded a $58,003,369 cost plus award fee contract to provide for development of modernization upgrades to Fielded Threshold Systems at Region/Sector Air Operations Centers (R/SAOC). Contract is expected to be completed November 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were two firms solicited and two proposals received. Solicitation began October 1996; negotiations were completed March 1997. Electronic Systems Command, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity (F19628-97/C-0031).

Teledyne Ryan Aeronautical, Northridge, Calif., is being awarded a $17,447,835 firm fixed price contract to provide for 250 (best estimated quantity) Advanced Concept Ejection Seat (ACES II) Recovery Sequencers applicable to the F-15, F-16, B-1B, B-2, and A-10 aircraft. Contract is expected to be completed . Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current

fiscal year. There were four firms solicited and three proposals received. Solicitation began December 1996; negotiations were completed March 1997. San Antonio Air Logistics Center, Kelly AFB, Texas, is the contracting activity (F41608-97/D-0265).

Hi-Shear Technology, Torrance, Calif., is being awarded a $20,289,393 firm fixed price contract to provide for 250 (best estimated quantity) Advanced Concept Ejection Seat (ACES II) Recovery Sequencers applicable to the F-15, F-16, B-1B, B-2, and A-10 aircraft. Contract is expected to be completed October 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were four firms solicited and three proposals received. Solicitation began December 1996; negotiations were completed March 1997. San Antonio Air Logistics Center, Kelly AFB, Texas, is the contracting activity (F41608-97/D-0264).

Rockwell International Corp., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $29,000,000 face value increase to a firm fixed price contract to provide for kits to incorporate the Traffic Alert Collision Avoidance System, Standby Attitude Indicator, and Central Air Data Computer into the KC-135 aircraft. This effort procures 4 prototype kits and installation, 2 kitproof kits and engineering support, 44 production kits and reliability warranty, 21 simulation modification kits. Contract is expected to be completed January 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker AFB, Okla. is the contracting activity (F34601- 96/C-0001, P00019).