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Contractor: DRS RSTA, Incorporated, Infrared Technologies
Department: Missile Defense Agency
DRS RSTA, Inc., Infrared Technologies, Huntsville, Ala. is being awarded a maximum of $17,700,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for design, develop, and fabricate a Two-Color Focal Plane Array (FPA) for the Missile Defense Agency Advanced Technology Risk Reduction. Options work will also include a digital FPA design, development, and fabrication effort. The objective of this program will be to develop and implement a controlled dual-band, large-format, long wavelength infrared FPA manufacturing process to improve the yield for multiple lots of FPAs. The work will be performed in Dallas, Texas, and Santa Barbara, Calif. The performance period is from Sept. 30, 2013 through Nov. 30, 2017. This contract was competitively procured via publication on the Federal Business Opportunities website with 112 proposals received. Fiscal year 2013 Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation funds in the amount of $125,000 are being obligated on this award. The Missile Defense Agency, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity. (HQ0147-13-C-0021)
Total Contract Value: $17,700,000