Sunday, October 20, 2013

Contract: Defense Sup. Svc., $14.9M

Defense Support Services LLC, Marlton, N.J., was awarded a $14,878,790 modification exercising option year five under an existing Aerial Targets firm-fixed-price with award fee provisions contract (FA4890-09-C-0004). The modification provides for Air Combat Command AMIC contracting and program management oversight to include functional and quality assurance support for the Aerial Targets program which directly supports live-fire weapons system testing and enables the 53rd Weapons Evaluation Group in the developmental and operational weapons testing for all air-to-air missiles and for the F-22, F-35, F-16, and F-15 aircraft. Work will be performed at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., and Holloman AFB, N.M., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2014. This action is subject to availability of fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance funding. Air Command Command/AMIC/PKCA, Newport News, Va., is the contracting activity. This contract was awarded Oct. 1, 2013, but publication was delayed by the government shutdown. (Source: DoD, 10/18/13)