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Contractor: Utah State University Space Dynamics Laboratory
Department: Missile Defense Agency
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is announcing the award of an indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to Utah State University Space Dynamics Laboratory, Logan, Utah, with an award value of $150,000,000. Under this contract (HQ0147-11-D-0052), Utah State University Space Dynamics Laboratory will work with MDA to provide technology development for electro-optic sensor systems, space rated instrument and payload development data, essential engineering, research, and development capabilities and services in the development of the Ballistic Missile Defense System. Utah State University Space Dynamics Laboratory is a university affiliated research center sponsored by MDA as designated by the director of defense research and engineering. This contract was a sole-source award and the work will be performed at one of the following locations: Logan, Utah; Huntsville, Ala.; Colorado Springs, Colo.; and Fort Belvoir, Va., from August 2011 through August 2016. Fiscal 2011 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $1,070,442 will be used to incrementally fund the first task orders under this effort. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is not a foreign military sale acquisition. The MDA, Huntsville, Ala., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $150,000,000