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Contractor: Alliant Techsystems ATK, Incorporated
Department: Missile Defense Agency
Alliant Techsystems_ (ATK) Inc. of Minneapolis, Minn., was awarded contract an award value of $52,772,432 under contract number HQO147-12-C-0016. Under this contract, ATK will develop and test solid divert and attitude control systems technologies of interest to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). This contract represents part of the MDA's technology development strategy to improve performance and reduce risk for ballistic missile defense interceptor divert and attitude control systems. This contract was a competitively awarded procurement and the work will be performed at Elkton, Md., from October 2012 through September 2014. Fiscal 2012 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $200,000 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, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $52,772,432