Pentagon Contract Announcement
(Source: US Department of Defense; issued Sept 16, 2016)
Raytheon Co., Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded $43,113,871 for modification P00018 to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm contract (N00019-15-C-0092) to exercise an option for procurement of 64 AIM-9X Block II all up round tactical full-rate production Lot 16 missiles for the governments of Japan (4), Norway (20), and Taiwan (40).

In addition, this modification provides for the procurement of 70 Block II captive air training missiles for the governments of Norway (30) and Taiwan (40); 39 all up round containers for the governments of Norway (16) and Taiwan (23); one spare active optical target detector for the government of Norway; two spare guidance units (live battery) for the government of Norway; six spare captive air training missile guidance units for the government of Norway; seven guidance unit containers for the government of Norway; one spare active optical target detector container for the government of Norway; and one spare Block II propulsion steering section for the government of Taiwan.

Work will be performed in Tucson, Arizona (43.74 percent); Andover, Massachusetts (10.08 percent); Valencia, California (6.10 percent); Ontario Canada, Midland (5.54 percent); Rocket Center, West Virginia (5.49 percent); Vancouver, Washington (5.07 percent); Goleta, California (2.86 percent); Cheshire, Connecticut (2.05 percent); Heilbronn, Germany (1.88 percent); Simsbury, Connecticut (1.61 percent); San Jose, California (1.48 percent); Anniston, Alabama (1.31 percent); Cincinnati, Ohio (1.22 percent); Maniago, Italy (1.21 percent); Chatsworth, California (1.11 percent); San Diego, California (1.04 percent); Montgomery, Alabama (0.60 percent); Orlando, Florida (0.55 percent); Valencia, California (0.53 percent); Newbury Park, California (0.50 percent); El Segundo, California (0.50 percent); Claremont, California (0.43 percent); Joplin, Missouri (0.39 percent); Lombard, Illinois (0.28 percent); El Cajon, California (0.15 percent); and various locations inside and outside the continental U.S. (4.28 percent).

Work is expected to be completed in December 2018. Foreign military sales funds in the amount of $43,113,871 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

This contract combines purchases for the governments of Taiwan ($25,471,893, 59.08 percent); Norway ($15,935,179; 36.96 percent); and Japan ($1,706,799; 3.96 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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