16-Feb-2016 Source: US DoD
Rolls-Royce Corp., Indianapolis, Indiana, is being awarded a $117,748,728 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-12-C-0007) to exercise an option to procure 50 AE1107C engines and associated spares in support of the MV-22 aircraft for the Marine Corps (38) and the government of Japan (12). Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Indiana, and is expected to be completed in November 2017. Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy); and foreign military sales funds in the amount of $117,748,728 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This order combines purchases for the Navy ($89,642,076; 76 percent) and the government of Japan ($28,106,652; 24 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.