Pentagon Contract Announcement
(Source: U.S. Department of Defence; issued October 20, 2016)
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co., Sunnyvale, California, is being awarded a $92,800,000 modification to the previously awarded Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00039-04-C-2009) for engineering services, interim logistics services, spares, and associated material.

MUOS is a narrowband military satellite communications system that supports a worldwide, multi-service population of users, providing modern net-centric communications capabilities while supporting legacy terminals.

Work will be performed in Scottsdale, Arizona (90 percent) and Sunnyvale, California (10 percent); and is expected to be completed by November 2018. No funds will be obligated at the time of award.

Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Efforts will be incrementally funded with weapons procurement (Navy); research, development, test and evaluation; and operations and maintenance (Navy) funds.

This contract was not competitively procured, but a sole source acquisition pursuant to the authority of 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1) only one responsible source (Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1).

The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.


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