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Contractor: Vertical de Aviacion LTDA
Department: United States Transportation Command
Nueva Zona De Aviacion General, Bogota, Colombia, is being awarded a $139,038,859 option year modification for rotary wing aircraft, personnel, equipment, tools, material, maintenance and supervision necessary to perform passenger and cargo air transportation services. Work will be performed in Afghanistan, and the option will start Nov. 1, 2010, to be completed by Oct. 31, 2011. This contract was a competitive acquisition with 13 bids received. U.S. Transportation Command Directorate of Acquisition, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., is the contracting activity (HTC711-10-D-R027). CORRECTION: Contract HTC711-10-D-R027, contracting activity U.S. Transportation Command Directorate of Acquisition, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., announced on Nov. 1, 2010, should have stated the company name Vertical de Aviacion, LTDA, Bogota, Colombia.
Total Contract Value: $139,038,859