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Contractor: McDonnell Douglas Corporation
Department: Air Force
McDonnell Douglas Corp., St Louis Mo., is being awarded a $17,695,105 cost-plus-fixed fee contract modification. This action provides for a joint capabilities technology demonstration (JCTD) contract to demonstrate the military utility of a low collateral damage warhead comprised of a composite case and multi-phase blast explosive fill integrated onto a small diameter bomb (SDB-I) weapon. This new weapon variant is designated the Focused Lethality Munitions (FLM). The 918th Armament Systems Group plans to exercise an option on the JCTD contract for continued integration and testing of the FLM and engineering support for a military utility assessment/extended user evaluation. Deliverables are 50 residual FLM assets. Residual assets are flight worthy assets delivered as all-up rounds to the warfighter for the extended user evaluation. The residual assets will be delivered no later than 16 months after the contract modification is awarded. At this time, $3,329,298 has been obligated. This work will be complete December 2008. 918th Armament Systems Group, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (FA8681-06-C-0228/P00003).
Total Contract Value: $17,695,105