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Contractor: Stratos Government Services, Incorporated
Department: Defense Informations Systems Agency
The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization awarded Stratos Government Services Inc, 1400 Eye Street, Washington D.C., an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity contract for Military Sealift Commandís next generation wideband commercial satellite communications infrastructure and service on July 12, 2011. The contract, with a $315,000,000 not-to-exceed ceiling price and a guaranteed first-year minimum of $5 million, will replace the current MSC Afloat Bandwidth Efficient Satellite Transport (BEST) commercial satellite communications infrastructure. The period of performance is 12 July 2011 through 11 July 2019 (four-year base period plus four one-year option periods). Performance will be at various locations world-wide. The contract number is HC1013-11-D-0102.
Total Contract Value: $315,000,000