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Bell-Boeing Awarded $44M Logistics Contract (Feb. 1)

The Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded a $43,483,832 estimated value modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-03-C-3017) to exercise an option for engineering and logistics services in support of the MV-22 total life cycle logistics support effort.

Services to be provided include planning and management; supportability analysis; training; support equipment; facilities management; computer resources; supportability test and evaluation; packaging, handling, storage and transportation of supplies; post-DD250 engineering and technical support; site/unit activation; on-site representative support; logistics life cycle cost; age exploration; configuration management; technical publications; and Naval Air Training and Operational Procedures Standardization support.

Work will be performed in Ridley Park, Pa. (45 percent); Fort Worth, Texas (45 percent); and New River, N.C. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in January 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

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

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