Major Contract Awards

Army Awards $1.5 Billion Contract for Aviation Program Management Services. Science and Engineering Services LLC, Huntsville, Ala.; and Support Systems Associates Inc., Melbourne, Fla.; were awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award, firm-fixed-price contract with a maximum value or $1,500,000,000 for services in support of Army Aviation program management. Work location and type of appropriation will be determined with each order. The bid was solicited through the Internet, with five bids received. The Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.

Air Force Awards $830 Million Modification to Aircraft Production Contract. Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded an $830,000,000 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification for additional production of 18 Iraq F-16 aircraft and associated support equipment, technical orders, integrated logistics support, contractor logistics support and an electronic warfare system. Work will be performed in Fort Worth with an expected completion date of April 30, 2014. This contract modification is foreign military sales with $406,700,000 obligated at time of award. This contract was a sole-source acquisition. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center/WWMK at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio is the contracting activity.

Defense Logistics Agency Exercises $234 Million Option for Laboratory Supplies. Fisher Scientific Co., LLC, Pittsburgh, Pa., has been awarded a maximum $233,598,349 modification exercising the fourth option year of a base contract with four one-year option periods for selection of distributor to make available laboratory supplies and wares using the Laboratory Electronic Catalog program. The modification is a fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract. Location of performance is Pennsylvania with a May 3, 2014 performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2012 Defense Working Capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.