U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE CONTRACTS - OCT. 17, 2013

(The following is a reformatted version of a press release
issued by the U.S. Department of Defense and obtained from
http://www.defense.gov) 
U.S. Department of Defense
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)
Contract 
No. 725-13
October 17, 2013 
CONTRACTS 
NAVY 
General Atomics, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a
$51,997,981 not-to-exceed order against a previously issued
Basic Ordering Agreement (N68335-11-G-0003) for the procurement
of Advanced Arresting Gear equipment required to stand up the
Runway Arresting Landing Site (RALS) in support of CVN-78
testing. RALS will enable the Navy to run arresting simulations
with live aircraft prior to employing those aircraft onboard
ship. In addition, RALS will enable the Navy to troubleshoot
issues found during certification and deployment of CVN-78. Work
will be performed in San Diego, Calif. (65 percent); Tupelo,
Miss. (15 percent); Boston, Mass. (10 percent); Philadelphia,
Pa. (5 percent ); Newark, N.J. (2.5 percent) and Dallas, Texas
(2.5 percent), and is expected to be completed in October 2016.
Fiscal 2013 other procurement, Navy contract funds in the amount
of $25,479,010 will be obligated at time of award, none of which
will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air
Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting
activity. 
BAE Systems San Francisco Ship Repair, San Francisco, Calif., is
being awarded a $12,494,114 firm-fixed-price contract for a 59-calendar day regular overhaul and dry docking availability of
dry cargo/ammunition ship USNS Amelia Earhart (T-AKE 6). Work
will include inspection of the propeller shaft and stern tube,
cleaning and painting of the hull, inspection and polish of the
bow thruster propeller, installation of the chloropac unit, and
overhaul of the seal valves. Earhart’s primary mission is to
operate as part of a carrier strike group, providing fuel,
ammunition, and dry and refrigerated stores to support the U.S.
Navy ships at sea. The contract includes options which, if
exercised, would bring the total contract value to $14,474,915.
Work will be performed in San Francisco, Calif., and is expected
to be completed by February 2014. Working capital contract funds
in the amount of $12,494,114 are obligated in fiscal 2014 and
will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract
was competitively procured with proposals solicited via the
Federal Business Opportunities website, with one offer received.
The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is
the contracting activity (N32205-14-C-3000). 
ARMY 
DynCorp International LLC, Falls Church, Va., was awarded a
$72,264,323 modification (P00024) to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee, multi-year, foreign military sales (FMS)
contract (W91CRB-10-C-0030) to provide mentoring and training
services for the Afghanistan National Army across multiple
locations in Afghanistan. This FMS contract is in support of
Afghanistan. Fiscal 2014 procurement funds in the amount of
$36,132,161 are being obligated on this award. The Army
Contracting Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting
activity. 
Raytheon IDS, Andover, Mass., was awarded a $17,328,258
modification (P00004) to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee, multi-year, option-included, foreign military sales (FMS)
contract (W31P4Q-13-C-0111) for repair and return services in
support of PATRIOT missile parts. This FMS contract is in
support of Israel, Kuwait, Taiwan, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Korea,
Netherlands and the United Arab Emirates. Fiscal 2013
procurement funds are being obligated on this award. The Army
Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting
activity. 
On the Web:
http://www.defense.gov/Contracts/Contract.aspx?ContractID=5145 
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