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Contractor: ViaSat, Incorporated
ViaSat Inc., Carlsbad, Calif., is being awarded a $20,000,000 firm-fixed-pricecontract for providing Ultra High Frequency (UHF) Satellite Communications (SATCOM) equipment. The equipment is in support of UHF SATCOM operations throughout the United States and allied navies: MD-1324 UHF SATCOM modems and ancillary equipment; TS-4528 demand assigned, multiple access orderwire channel controller and trainer system and ancillary equipment; RT-1828/29/30/31 UHF SATCOM Terminals and ancillary equipment; and, SA-2768 broadband radio frequency switches. This contract combines purchases for the Navy (80 percent) and the government of Germany (5 percent), Spain (5 percent), Netherlands (5 percent), and Canada (5 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Work will be performed in Carlsbad, Calif., and work is expected to be completed January 2013. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. A sole-source justification and approval was signed in accordance with FAR Subpart 6.302-1 and 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1), for Only One Responsible Source. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N66001-08-D-0022).
Total Contract Value: $20,000,000