PRIME CONTRACT

FA865020C9315

Definitive Contract

OVERVIEW

Government Description
DEFENSE EXPERIMENTATION USING COMMERCIAL SPACE INTERNET
Place of Performance
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090 United States
Pricing
Cost Plus Fixed Fee
Set Aside
None
Extent Competed
Full And Open Competition
Est. Average FTE
30
Related Opportunity
None
Notes
Amendment Since initial award the Potential End Date has been extended from 09/09/21 to 06/01/23 and the Potential Award value has increased 86% from $9,947,673 to $18,470,545.
Subcontracting Plan This Definitive Contract has an Individual Subcontract Plan. The Department of Defense has an overall small business subcontracting goal of 32%
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation was awarded Definitive Contract FA8650-20-C-9315 worth up to $18,470,545 by Air Force Research Laboratory in December 2019. The contract has a duration of 3 years 6 months and was awarded full & open with NAICS 541715 and PSC AC62.

DOD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Dec. 6, 2019: Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a $9,947,673 contract for the Defense Experimentation Using Commercial Space Internet (DEUCSI) Call 002 Vendor Flexibility effort.  This contract seeks to establish the ability to communicate with Air Force platforms via multiple commercial space internet constellations using common user terminal hardware elements.  Work will be performed at San Diego, California, and is expected to be completed by November 2021.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition under the DEUCSI Advanced Research Announcement Call 002.  Fiscal 2019 and 2020 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $3,633,549 are being obligated at the time of award.  The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-20-C-9315).

STATUS
(Open)

Period of Performance
12/6/19
Start Date
6/1/23
Current End Date
6/1/23
Potential End Date
91.0% Complete

Obligations
$18.5M
Total Obligated
$18.5M
Current Award
$18.5M
Potential Award
100% Funded

AWARD HIERARCHY

Definitive Contract

FA865020C9315

Subcontracts

-

ACTIVITY TIMELINE

SUBCONTRACT AWARDS

Disclosed Subcontracts for FA865020C9315

TRANSACTION HISTORY

Modifications to FA865020C9315

COMPETITION

Offers Received
1
Solicitation Procedures
Basic Research
Evaluated Preference
None
Performance Based Acquisition
Yes
Commercial Item Acquisition
Commercial Item Procedures Not Used
Simplified Procedures for Commercial Items
No

OTHER CATEGORIZATIONS

Subcontracting Plan
Individual Subcontract Plan
Cost Accounting Standards
Exempt
Business Size Determination
Large Business
Defense Program
None
DoD Claimant Code
Electronics And Communication Equipment
IT Commercial Item Category
Not Applicable
AGENCY DETAIL
Awarding Office
FA8650 FA8650 USAF AFMC AFRL PZL AFRL/PZL
Funding Office
F4FBGK F4FBGK AFRL RS
Created By
usercw@sa5700.fa8650
Last Modified By
usercw@sa5700.fa8650
Approved By
usercw@sa5700.fa8650

LEGISLATIVE

Legislative Mandates
None Applicable
Performance District
MD-02
Senators
Benjamin Cardin
Chris Van Hollen
Representative
C. Ruppersberger
Last Modified: 11/3/22