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Contractor: L-3 Communications Corporation, Link Simulation and Training
Department: Air Force
L-3 Communications Corp., Link Simulation & Training of Arlington, Tex. is being awarded an $8,170,215 firm fixed price contract modification for the for the option III, IV, and V periods in support of the Mission Communication System (MCS) encompassing United States Air Force (USAF) unique communication systems, which allows for ground and airborne, secure and non-secure communications between aircraft and ground stations installed designated executive versions of the C-20B and VC-25A aircraft stationed at Andrews AFB, Maryland and in Europe. This contract provides engineering support for the MCS consisting of program management, systems engineering, technical support for configuration management, review of service reports, requests for technical information, preliminary engineering investigations, field technical representatives, systems integration lab support and operation, and the requirement to maintain drawings and technical data files. This contract provides for a 24-hour contact for in-flight emergencies, emergency inquiries, on-site support and operation of the test benches located at Andrews AFB including requests for software, firmware, and hardware changes including development and test, engineering feasibility studies, analysis and investigations of Material Deficiency Reports and mishaps; and requirements for technical orders, preliminary engineering change proposals, modifications, upgrades and enhancements including design, testing, integration, kit purchases and spares. OC-ALCIGKSKB, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. is the contracting activity (FA8106-08-C-0005 PO0065).
Total Contract Value: $8,170,215