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Contractor: AeroVironment, Incorporated
AeroVironment, Inc., Simi Valley, Calif., was awarded on Oct. 15 a $17,197,960 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. This letter contract establishes not-to-exceed amounts for Puma all-environment capable variant contractor logistics support, training and accounting for contract services in support of Joint Urgent Operational Need Statement CC-0289, entitled, “Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Route Clearance.” Work is to be performed in Simi Valley, Calif., with an estimated completion date of Oct. 14, 2011. One bid was solicited with one bid received. U.S. Army Contracting Command, CCAM-AR-A, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-11-C-0004).
Total Contract Value: $17,197,960