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UNMANNED SYSTEMS UPDATE

Dec 06. The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $6,700,000 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-05-C-0045) to provide follow-on persistent Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) services in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and the Global War on Terror. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed in June 2007. Contract funds in the amount of $6,700,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. (Source: Shephard)

22 Dec 06. General Atomics Aeronautical System, San Diego, Calif., was awarded on Dec. 18, 2006, a $63,168,556 increment as part of a $215,373,106 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for system development and demonstration for the Extended Range / Multi-Purpose Unmanned Aerial Vehicle. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif. (43 percent), Adelanto, Calif. (14 percent), Palmdale, Calif. (8 percent), Salt Lake City, Utah (18 percent), Hunt Valley, Md. (14 percent), and Huntsville, Ala. (3 percent), and is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. There were 120 bids solicited on Sept. 1, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the reporting contract office (W58RGZ-05-

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