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Contractor: Boeing Company
Department: Air Force
Boeing Co., Anaheim, Calif., is being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for $8,977,139. The USAF is investing a concept for a conventional ballistic missile capable of destroying targets at global range in less than one hour flight time. The study parameters make use of a Minotaur launch vehicle and a delivery vehicle designed to carry and dispense multiple BLU-108B/B sensor fused weapons to the target area. The maximum use of existing system elements is intended to reduce the cost and development risk associated with a future acquisition. Solicitations began in April 2007 and negotiations were completed in May 2007. This work will be complete by June 2009. To date, $450,000 has been obligated. Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (FA8814-07-C-0006).
Total Contract Value: $8,977,139