Pentagon Contract Announcement
(Source: U.S Department of Defense; issued September 20, 2013)
Most of the $3.9 billion order’s value is for the UAE, the first export customer, which are buying missiles and associated equipment worth $2.7 billion. (MDA photo)
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, Sunnyvale, Calif., has been awarded a $3,920,739,507 contract modification to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm contract (HQ0147-07-C-0196) for production of both U.S. government (USG) and exportable Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Interceptors plus associated equipment to the United Arab Emirates.

Work will be managed in Sunnyvale, Calif., with performance in Troy, Ala.; Huntsville, Ala.; and Camden, Ark.

Deliveries will begin in fiscal year 2015 and complete in fiscal year 2019.

This modification definitizes the USG Lot 4, and awards a priced option for Lot 5. This action includes production effort to deliver exportable FMS THAAD Interceptors and a priced option (Letter of Offer and Acceptance Amendment 01) for delivery to UAE.

It includes the manufacturing and delivery of a maximum 110 USG Interceptors pending execution of all options, 192 FMS THAAD Interceptors, 16 FMS Single Missile Round Containers, and 16 FMS THAAD Active Leak Sensor Systems.

Fiscal 2012 and 2013 procurement funds in the amount of $862,410,758 and FMS case funds in the amount of $2,705,632,696 will fund this award.

In addition, this award includes a fiscal 2014 priced option for the USG for the maximum amount of $352,696,053 to be exercised no later than Dec. 31, 2013.

The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, Ala., is the contracting activity.

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