According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) with an award value of $41, 161, 620. Under this contract (HQ0147-11-C-0007), Boeing will work with MDA on the concept definition and program planning for the Standard Missile-3 Block IIB to define and assess viable and affordable missile configurations, conduct trade studies, and define an executable development plan. This contract was competitively procured via publication on the Federal Business Opportunities website with four proposals received. The work will be performed in Huntsville, Ala., through December 2013. Fiscal 2011 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $1, 410, 000 will be used to incrementally fund this effort.
“Boeing is being awarded a $28, 297, 174 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract modification for eight massive ordnance penetrator assets, 16 separation nuts, eight MOP loading adapters, and an aft closure redesign. Work will be performed at St. Louis, Mo. The ACC/EDBK/EDBJ, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (FA8681-09-C-0280-P00019).”