Pentagon Contract Announcement
(Source: US Department of Defense; issued July 31, 2006)
McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $44,286,967 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-06-C-0027) for 28 Harpoon all-up-round (AUR) missiles which consist of:
- 20 tactical block II airlaunch AUR missiles for the Governments of Chile (10) and Pakistan (10);
- four exercise block II grade B AUR for the Government of Canada;
- two tactical block II Harpoon missile body AUR for the Government of Australia; and
- two tactical block II airlaunch AUR for the Government of Malaysia.
The contract also includes six warhead sections for the Governments of Canada (4) and Australia (2); 24 MK631 canister AUR containers for the Governments of Pakistan (10), Chile (10) and Canada (4); six MK992 exercise/warhead containers for the Governments of Canada (4) and Australia (2); and one MK607 airlaunch AUR container for the Government of Australia.
This contract combines purchases for the Governments of Chile ($15,843,630; 35.78 percent), Pakistan ($15,793,603; 35.65 percent), Canada ($7,600,780; 17.16 percent), Australia ($2,632,379; 5.95 percent) and Malaysia ($2,416,548; 5.46 percent) under the foreign military sales program.
Work will be performed in St. Charles, Mo. (50.28 percent), McKinney, Texas (14.12 percent), Toledo, Ohio (5.83 percent), United Kingdom (5.18 percent), Huntsville, Ala. (3.72 percent), Clearwater, Fla. (3.61 percent), Galena, Kan. (2.29 percent), Elkton, Md. (2.08 percent), Kirwood, Mo.(2.00 percent), Middletown, Conn. (1.78 percent), and other various locations throughout the United States (9.11 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.