03 Jul 06. AAI Corp., Hunt Valley, Md., was awarded on June 30, 2006, a
delivery order amount of $11,900,000 as part of a $15,193,138
cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the Tactical Common Data Link System Dual Demonstration for the Shadow Tactical Unmanned Aerial System. Work will beperformed in Hunt Valley, Md., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 31, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on April 19, 2006. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W31P4Q-05-G-0004).
30 Jun 06. General Atomics-Aeronautical Systems Inc., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $5,210,170 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification. This effort is for the retrofit of five MQ-9 Predator aircraft, with upgraded landing gear for increased landing capacity, Hellfire/EGBU-12/Special Project A Payloads, and interim modem assembly capabilities. Also included in the cost of this effort is one lot of spares and system integration lab upgrade work. At this time, total funds have been obligated. Solicitations began April 2006 and negotiations were complete June 2006. This work will be complete June 2007. Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-02-G-4035/order # 0028, modification # 13).