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Contractor: AMI Industries, Incorporated, a United Technology Corporation Aerospace Company
Department: Air Force
AMI Industries Inc., a United Technology Corp. Aerospace Co., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $14,374,531 firm-fixed-price contract for the B-2 Advanced Conception Ejection Seat (ACES) II Safety and Sustainability Program (SSIP). This contract provides for a safer means of escape for Air Force pilots, and reduces the cost and time for maintenance when removing or installing seats. The ejection seat will be composed of a detachable seatback and bucket structure that does not require removal of the B-2 escape hatches for any maintenance task. The location of performance is Colorado Springs, Colorado, and is expected to be complete by Dec. 30, 2018. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $5,578,371 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8606-16-C-6379).
Total Contract Value: $14,374,531