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Contractor: L-3 Communications Cincinnati Electronics
L-3 Communications Cincinnati Electronics, Mason, Ohio, is being awarded $43,925,382 for delivery order #0003 under previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-order contract (M67854-07-D-6035) for 918 Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV) Thermal Sight System (TSS) with a three year warrantyto replace the current AAV sight. The contract allows the purchase of up to 1026 TSS with a three year warranty which, if procured would bring the cumulative value of the contract to $49,093,074. Work will be performed in Mason, Ohio (70 percent) and Islip, N.Y. (30 percent), and work is expected to be completed December 2008. This contract was competitively procured through full and open best value competition, with two offers received and two awards made. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $43,925,382