Sunday, January 1, 2006
Rotorcraft Report: Contracts
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. received multiple contracts for its series of helicopters, to include a $69.4 million modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for "unique configuration" to the Black Hawk helicopters and a $14.4 million firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity option contract for the repair and overall for H-60 tail rotor blades.
Other contracts for Sikorsky include an $8.2 million modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to extend the period of performance of the "Special Progressive Aircraft Rework" in support of the VH-3D/VH-60N Presidential Helicopter, a $13.8 million firm-fixed-price contract for the flight control panels for the UH-60 Black Hawk, a $7.8 million cost-plus-fixed-fee order against a previously awarded agreement for the cockpit upgrade program Phrase II for the VH-60N executive helicopter, a $9.5 million contract for UH-60 Black Hawk spare parts, a $9.7 million contract for overhaul and upgrade of the UH-60 CAT IV main rotor blades and a $5.4 million contract for overhaul of the UH-60L transmissions.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Air Combat Systems is being awarded a $10.5 million modification to a previous contract to exercise an option for operations and maintenance support for the Global Hawk Maritime Demonstration, to include operation and sustainment, logistics support and sustaining engineering throughout the demonstration.
Jahn Corp. of Lexington Park, Md. is being awarded a $7.1 million modification to a previously awarded contract for advisory and assistance services to the V-22 program, to include management/administrative and resource/operations support, development/production analysis and technical services, and independent analyses, technical studies and management services.
General Electric Co. of Lynn, Mass. was awarded a delivery order of $160 million as part of a $2.43 billion firm-fixed-price contract to GE T-700 engine spare parts. The T-700 engine powers a major number of military helicopters, including the UH-60 and NH90.
DynCorp International of Fort Worth, Texas was awarded a $9.1 million delivery order as part of a $406 million contract for refurbishment of UH-1H helicopters.