Per the U.S. DoD, * Indicates a "small business" classification and ** indicates a "small disadvantaged business". NOTE: the U.S. DoD only publicly reports contracts valued at $6.5 million USD or greater.
The contract language is EXACTLY as it appears on the official U.S. DoD website (http://www.defense.gov/contracts/) unless otherwise noted.
Contractor: ViaSat, Incorporated
ViaSat Inc., Carlsbad, Calif., is being awarded $19,487,844 for cost-plus-incentive-fee delivery order #0029 under a previously awarded multiple award contract (N00039-10-D-0032) to develop, design and implement four nets of concurrent multi-netting with concurrent contention receive (CMN-4) on the multifunctional information distribution system joint tactical radio system (MIDS JTRS) terminal configuration. MIDS JTRS is a pre-planned product improvement replacement transforming the MIDS low volume terminal into a four-channel, software communications architecture compliant joint tactical radio system terminal while maintaining current Link-16 and tactical air navigation capability. CMN-4 will significantly increase operational Link-16 networks capacities, improve network performance and provide more capable and flexible Link-16 network designs for the warfighter. Work will be performed in Carlsbad, Calif., and is expected to be completed by March 7, 2015. Fiscal 2012 Research, Development, Test & Evaluation funds in the amount of $16,831,000 will be obligated at the time of award, and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This delivery order was not competitively procured in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1). The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $19,487,844