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Contractor: Boeing Company
Department: Air Force
The Boeing Co., Seal Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $6,313,795 cost-plus fixed-fee, cost-plus award-fee contract modification to continue the development of the launch and early orbit, anomaly resolution and disposal operations (LADO) system. The global positioning satellite (GPS) program currently uses the Air Force Satellite Control Network (AFSCN) Command and Control System for LADO activities. This system will be deactivated some time in CY06 and each satellite program must develop its own equivalent system to work with the AFSCN Automated Remote Tracking Stations. For GPS, this new system is called LADO. Critical requirements previously undefined are included for the LADO operations and the control of GPS satellites. The location of performance is Harris Corp., Melbourne, Fla., (85 percent). At this time, no funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by September 2012. Solicitation began in May 2002 and negotiations were completed in January 2003. The Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base is the contracting activity (F04701-96-C-0025, P00213).
Total Contract Value: $6,313,795