USA: Boeing Signs Contract for F/A-18 Aircraft


The Boeing Co., Jacksonville, Fla., is being awarded a $31,503,536 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fee requirements contract for supplies and services for in-warranty and out-of-warranty depot-level modification installations and in-service repairs incident to modification kit installs including associated material and services as required to support the continued safe, reliable, and improved operation of the F/A-18 series aircraft.

Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Fla., and is expected to be completed in September 2012. No funding is being obligated at time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contact was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1. The Naval Air System Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-11-D-0013).

Source: defense, September 29, 2011