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ViaSat, Carlsbad, Calif., is being awarded a $27,590,726firm-fixed-price delivery order under previously awarded contract (N00039-10-D-0032) for multifunctional information distribution system-low volume terminals (MIDS-LVTs). The MIDS-LVT provides secure, high capacity, jam resistant, digital data and voice communications capability for Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Army platforms. This delivery order combines purchases for the United States (97.6 percent) and the governments of Japan (2.3 percent) and Australia (0.1 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Work will be performed in Carlsbad, Calif., (30 percent), in various other sites worldwide (70 percent), and work is expected to be completed by March 31, 2013. Contractfunds in the amount of $3,080,705 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured under a multiple award contract (MAC) via the Space and Naval Warfare Systems E-commerce website, with two proposals solicited and two offers received. The synopsis was released via the Federal Business Opportunities website for the initial MAC awards. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $27,590,726