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GA Wins $43M to Support British UAVs

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued Dec. 20, 2012)

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., Poway, Calif., (FA8620-10-G-3038 0080) is being awarded a $42,940,780 cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price contract for contractor logistics support for the United Kingdom Royal Air Force Phase 1 and 2 for MQ-9 operations.

The locations of the performance are Poway, Calif.; Creech Air Force Base, Nev.; Waddington, United Kingdom and Afghanistan. Work is expected to be completed by March 31, 2015.

Contract involves Foreign Military Sales to the United Kingdom.

The contracting activity is AFLCMC/WIIK, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.