Pentagon Contract Announcement
(Source: US Department of Defense; issued May 30, 2007)
Saab Bofors Dynamics AB, Karlskoga, Sweden, is being awarded a $ 7,062,000 firm fixed priced requirements contract for the production, testing, and delivery of M136 (AT4) Rockets.

The base year is for a maximum quantity of 3,500 production units and associated technical data.

The M136 (AT4) Rocket is a lightweight, recoilless, preloaded, disposable, man-portable weapon employed mainly against armored personnel carriers. It can also be employed as an assault weapon against bunkers, field fortifications, and other hard-point positions.

This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $40,351,500. Work will be performed in Karlskoga, Sweden, and is expected to be completed by May 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was a sole source procurement.

The Marine Corps Systems Command, Program Manager for Ammunition, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (M67854-07-D-1005).

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