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ViaSat, Carlsbad, Calif., is being awarded a $12,770,380 firm-fixed-price delivery order 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. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army platforms. This delivery order combines purchases for the U.S. (44 percent), the government of Oman (48 percent), under the Foreign Military Sales Program, and the Government of Germany (8 percent), under the MIDS Program Memorandum of Understanding. Work will be performed in Carlsbad, Calif., (30 percent), in various other sites worldwide (70 percent) and is expected to be completed by July 31, 2014. Contract funds in the amount of $12,770,380 will be obligated at the time of award, and funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured under a multiple award contract (MAC) via the SPAWAR E-commerce website, with two proposals solicited and two offers received. The synopsis was released via the Federal Business Opportunities website for the initial MAC awards. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N00039-10-D-0032).
Total Contract Value: $12,770,380