Bell awarded $85M weapons update for Pakistan Cobras

Bell awarded $85M weapons update for Pakistan Cobras 18 Aug, 15, Source: US DoD

Bell Helicopter Textron Inc., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded an $85,498,093 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to conduct research for, and develop updates to, weapons systems as part of a system configuration set (SCS) in support of the H-1 aircraft and the Navy and government of Pakistan.  This effort is for SCS work to include creating prototypes of system capability improvements to the fleet in support of emerging needs.  Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in August 2020. This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($80,498,093; 94.12 percent) and the government of Pakistan ($5,000,000; 5.88 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program.   Fiscal 2014 research and development (Navy) funds in the amount of $626,000 are being obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1.  The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity (N68936-15-D-0022).

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