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Contractor: Aerojet-General Corporation
Department: Air Force
Aerojet-General Corp., Sacramento, Calif., is being awarded a $9,868,213 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification. This modification exercises option contract 0008 to continue on the research Upper Stage Engine Technology (USET) effort. The objective of the USET effort is to enable the rapid and successful design, development, and test of liquid rocket propulsion Turbopump. This will be accomplished through developing and/or improving upon current engineering design, physical modeling and component performance simulation tools, in order to, exceed the Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion Technology Cryogenic Upper Stage Phase I goals and strive for Phase II goals. At this time, no funds have been obligated. This work will be complete July 2010. Headquarters Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (FA9300-04-C-0008/P00029).
Total Contract Value: $9,868,213