Per the U.S. DoD, * Indicates a "small business" classification and ** indicates a "small disadvantaged business". NOTE: the U.S. DoD only publicly reports contracts valued at $6.5 million USD or greater.
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Contractor: STARA Technologies, Incorporated
STARA Technologies, Inc.*, Gilbert, Ariz., is being awarded a $12,527,861 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-fee contract for 14 Surveillance Tower Integration Kit (STIK) systems; eight field service representatives deployed in theater for the STIK systems; 11 towers to integrate into the STIK system to create a persistent ground surveillance tower; and level three drawings. Work will be performed in Afghanistan (50 percent), Gilbert, Ariz. (30 percent), and Yuma, Ariz. (20 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2012. Contract fund in the amount of $5,759,074 will expire at the end of the fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-11-C-0218).
Total Contract Value: $12,527,861