U.S. Department of Defense
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)
|FOR RELEASE AT||No. 608-07|
|5 p.m. ET||May 18, 2007|
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Integrated Systems Air Combat Systems, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $371,376,333 fixed-price-incentive / firm-target contract modification to provide for 5 Global Hawk Air Vehicles, 3 Mission Control Elements, 3 Launch and Recovery Elements, along with associated equipment. At this time, $185,688,167 have been obligated. Solicitations began March 2006 and negotiations were complete May 2007. This work will be complete March 2010. Public Affairs POC can be reached at (937) 255-2350. Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8620-06-C-3002/P00001).
McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Boeing Co., St Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $28,800,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for Laser Joint Direct Attack Munition (LJDAM) Precision Laser Guidance Set (PLGS), quantity of 600 (USAF-400, USN-200). In response to a compelling and urgent operational need, the LJDAM Precision Laser Guidance Set system provides the Air Force and the Navy an improved aerial delivery capability for existing 500-pound bombs to attack moving surface targets. The LJDAM PLGS modifies existing JDAM GBU-38 guidance kits in inventory, using a laser seeker for the purpose of attacking moving surface targets. This effort also involves the management, engineering and logistics support necessary for production qualification and performance verification of the non-development PLGS. At this time, $2,800,000 have been obligated. This work will be complete June 2009. Headquarters Air to Ground Munitions Systems Wing, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (FA8681-07-C-0209).
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., Savannah, Ga., is being awarded a $7,300,000 firm-fixed-price and firm-fixed-price-level of effort contract modification to provide for C-20 Engineering Assignment. Engineering services will include design, modification, and concurrent maintenance on a C-20E model for conversion to the Gulfstream Test Vehicle (GTV). The GTV will provide a worldwide capable test-bed, able to fix existing VIP/SAM communications reliability and demonstrate the system to USAF senior leadership during representative executive airlift missions. At this time, total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete September 2008. Headquarters Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-01-C-0008/P00077).
Harper Construction Co., Inc., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded $7,067,265 firm-fixed-price Task Order 0002 under a previously awarded multiple award construction contract (N62473-06-D-1056) for renovations to Bachelor Enlisted Quarters 13109 at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed by June 2008. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Five proposals were received for this task order. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity.
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