Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $166,870,382 firm-fixed-price contract for the Lot 9 production of 305 AIM-9X Block I Tactical Missiles for the Navy (53), and Air Force (78), and for the governments of Saudi Arabia (150), and Singapore (24); and 6 AIM-9X Block II Tactical Missiles for the Navy (2), and Air Force (4).
In addition, this contract provides for the procurement of 82 Block I Captive Air Training Missiles (CATMs) for the governments of Saudi Arabia (56), Singapore (12); Turkey (10); and Australia (4); and 150 Block II CATMs for the Navy (61), and the Air Force (89); 17 special air training missiles for the Navy (8), and Air Force (9); 14 Block I tactical guidance units for the Air Force (2), and the governments of Singapore (8) and Turkey (4); 22 Block I CATM guidance units for the governments of Singapore (12); Turkey (6); and Switzerland (4); and 164 containers for the Navy (37), Air Force (56), and the governments of Saudi Arabia (58), Singapore (12), and Australia (1).
Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz. (47.2 percent); various locations across the U.S. (7.8 percent); Andover, Mass. (7.7 percent); Valencia, Calif. (5.6 percent); Goleta, Calif. (5.3 percent); Rocket Center, W.Va. (4.4 percent); Austin, Texas (4.3 percent); Ontario, Canada, Midland (3.7 percent); Vancouver, Wash. (2.9 percent); Cheshire, Conn. (2.6 percent); Chatsworth, Calif. (1.9 percent); El Cajon, Calif. (1.8 percent); San Diego, Calif. (1.3 percent); El Segundo, Calif. (1.1 percent); Anniston, Ala. (1.1 percent); Berthoud, Colo. (1 percent); and Newbury BE, United Kingdom (.3 percent), and is expected to be completed in Aug. 2011.
Contract funds in the amount of $1,753,681 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Air Force ($56,807,482; 34 percent), U.S. Navy ($39,843,785; 24 percent), and the governments of Saudi Arabia ($53,457,630; 32 percent); Singapore ($11,922,432; 7 percent); Turkey ($3,408,108; 2 percent); Australia ($891,597; .7 percent); and Switzerland ($539,348; .3 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1.
The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity (N00019-09-C-0061).