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ViaSat*, Carlsbad, Calif, is being awarded a firm-fixed-price delivery order for $12,051,739 for the Multifunctional Information Distribution System Low Volume Terminals (MIDS-LVTs) for Foreign Military Sales (FMS) requirements. The MIDS-LVT provides secure, high capacity, jam resistant, digital data and voice communications capability for U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army platforms. This contract is for the government of Taiwan (100 percent) under the FMS Program. Work will be performed in Carlsbad, Calif., (30 percent), in various other sites worldwide (70 percent), and is expected to be completed by February 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This delivery order was competitively procured with three offers received via the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command E-commerce web site. The synopsis was released via the Federal Business Opportunities web site. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command in San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N00039-00-D-2101).
Total Contract Value: $12,051,739