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Contractor: Viasat, Incorporated
Viasat Inc., Carlsbad, Calif., is being awarded a $6,707,025 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of spares, repairs and satellite support for the ArcLight Mobile Satellite Communication System in support of special projects aircraft and the EP-3 aircraft. The ArcLight Mobile Satellite Communication System is a high frequency data link for airborne applications that provides a means to transmit data between aircraft, command posts and other military organizations that have access to the system. Work will be performed in Carlsbad, Calif., and is expected to be completed by March 2019. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Navy funding in the amount of $12,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with FAR 6.302-1(a)(2)(iii) - only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-14-D-WT25).
Total Contract Value: $6,707,025