Boeing Wins $412M Order For Apache Longbow (Nov. 16)
McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Systems, Mesa, Ariz., is being awarded a $412,140,391 modification to firm-fixed-price multi-year contract DAAH23-00-C-0001, for the AH-64D Apache Longbow program.
This obligation is for Lot 6 for 52 AH-64D Apache Longbows, peculiar ground support equipment, spares support, AH-64D Apache Longbow maintenance and operator training devices and long lead advance procurement for Lot 7 of the AH-64D Apache Longbow program.
Work will be performed in Mesa, Ariz., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on March 1, 1999. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.