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Contractor: Alliant Techsystems, Incorporated (ATK)
Department: Missile Defense Agency
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is announcing the award of a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to Alliant Techsystems, (ATK) Inc., Minneapolis, Minn., with an award value of $9,588,740. Under this contract number HQ0147-11-C-0014 ATK will develop and test specific third stage rocket motor technologies of interest to the MDA. This contract represents part of the MDA’s technology development strategy to improve performance and reduce risk for the Standard Missile-3 Block IIB. This contract was a competitively procured award and the work will be performed at the Elkton, Md. from September 2011 through December 2012. Fiscal 2011 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $1,005,734 will be used to incrementally fund 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: $9,588,740