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Contractor: Boeing Co., Boeing Helicopter
Department: Air Force
Boeing Co., Boeing Helicopter, Ridley Park, Pa., is being awarded a $712,156,535 cost-plus-award fee/incentive fee contract. This initial contract award is for Block 0 System Development and Demonstration (SDD). The Combat Search and Rescue Replacement Vehicle (CSAR-X) program is an evolutionary acquisition of a non-developmental, medium lift, vertical take-off and landing aircraft that replaces the HH-60G pave Hawk Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) aircraft and its attendant training and support systems. The CSAR-X weapon system will correct the shortfalls of the HH-60G, be rapidly deployable, and be capable of operations at a main base or austere locations worldwide. At this time$3,000,000 have been obligated. Solicitations began October 2005 and negotiations were complete September 2006. This work will be complete fourth quarter FY 2012 initial operational capability. Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8629-07-C-2372).
Total Contract Value: $712,156,535