L-3 Grabs Trio of Deals Worth Over $1 Billion

According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) was awarded a $976, 707, 000 contract which will provide for the service contract for the C-17 aircraft training system including instruction, contractor logistics support, and changes to match actual aircraft modifications in order to maintain meaningful aircrew and maintenance crew training.  Ordering period will be five years with an option to extend the ordering for two additional years.  At this time, no money has been obligated.  ASC/WISK, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8621-11-D-6261).

“L-3 Communications is being awarded a $45, 941, 594 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-07-D-0100) to exercise an option for aircraft depot repairs and aircraft engine depot repairs, consumables and line replaceable unit supply support for the Navy C-9 aircraft.  Work will be performed in Oklahoma City, Okla. (60 percent); Oceana, Va. (10 percent); Willow Grove, Pa. (10 percent); Whidbey Island, Wash. (10 percent); and Cherry Point, N.C. (10 percent).  Work is expected to be completed in November 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

“L-3 Communications was awarded a $38, 532, 487 firm-fixed-price contract for 1, 181 Remote Operations Video Enhanced Receiver 6 (ROVER 6) upgrade kit.  Work is to be performed in Salt Lake City, Utah, with an estimated completion date of Jan. 31, 2012.  One bid was solicited with one bid received.  U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, AMSAMAC-AR-A, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-07-C-0209).”

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