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: ATK Launch Systems, Incorporated
Department: Air Force
ATK Launch Systems Inc. (ATK), Corrine, Utah, was awarded on Oct. 15, 2013, a $49,418,935.00 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Research and Development on the Medium Class Stage III motor. The contractor shall demonstrate available and common emerging technologies in a Medium Class Stage III motor that may be applicable to multiple future common strategic propulsion systems. The effort will begin the development of a flight motor design that will be a direct replacement for the SR-73. Work will be performed at Corinne, Utah, and is expected to be complete by Oct.15, 2016. This award is the result of Broad Agency Announcement. Fiscal 2013 research and development funds in the amount of $9,629,261 are being obligated at time of award. Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center/PZBA, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the Contracting Activity; (FA8219-14-C-0001) (Awarded Oct. 15, 2013)
Total Contract Value: $49,418,935