24-Sep-2013 Source: US DoD
AAR Airlift Group Inc., Palm Bay, Fla., is being issued a $15,217,498 modification under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00033-11-C-1003) to exercise a 12-month option for the provision of ship-based and shore-based vertical replenishment and other rotary-wing logistic services. These include search and rescue support; medical evacuations; passenger transfers; internal cargo movement; and dynamic interface testing in support of commander, Naval Air Forces Command. AAR Airlift Group Inc., will provide helicopters, personnel, support equipment, and all supplies necessary to perform flight operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet and U.S. 7th Fleet areas of responsibility. The subject contract contains quantity options for additional flight hours which would bring the total option amount to $15,556,522. Work will be performed in the U.S. 5th Fleet and U.S. 7th Fleet areas of responsibility, and is expected to be completed by September 2014. Subject to availability, fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Navy funds in the amount of $15,217,498 will be obligated on this contract, and funds will not expire at the end of this current fiscal year. The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-11-C-1003).