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Contractor: McDonnell Douglas Corporation
Department: Air Force
The McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Boeing Co., is being awarded a $689,529,166 firm fixed price contract modification to provide Joint Direct Attack Munitions (JDAM) Lot 7 Guidance Kits. The JDAM weapon system provides the Air Force and the Navy with an improved aerial delivery capability for existing 500, 1,000, and 2,000-pound bombs. The JDAM is a strap-on kit with Inertial Navigation System/Global Positioning System capability. The locations of performance are: McDonnell Douglas Corp., Berkeley, Mo. (69%); Honeywell Inc., Military Avionics Division, Minneapolis., Minn. (31%). Total funds have been obligated. Solicitation began January 2003 and negotiations were completed in March 2003. This work will be completed by March 2005. The Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08635-03-C-0055).
Total Contract Value: $689,529,166