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ViaSat*, Carlsbad, Calif., was awarded on July 13, 2007, a $44,949,228 firm-fixed-price delivery order under previously awarded contract (N00039-00-D-2101) for Multifunctional Information Distribution System-Low Volume Terminals (MIDS-LVTs). The MIDS-LVT provides secure, high capacity, jam resistant, digital data and voice communications capability for U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army platforms. This delivery order combines purchases for the U.S. (94.8 percent), the government of Portugal (3.5 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program, and the Government of Germany (1.7 percent) under the MIDS Program Memorandum of Understanding. Contractfunds in the amount of $2,469,735will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Work will be performed in Carlsbad, Calif., (30 percent), in various other sites worldwide (70 percent), and is expected to be completed by May 2009. This delivery order was competitively procured with two proposals solicited and two offers received via the Space and Naval Warfare E-commerce web site. The synopsis was released via the Federal Business Opportunities web site. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $44,949,228