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Navmar Wins $32M for TigerShark UAV Services

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued Feb. 15, 2013)

Navmar Applied Sciences Corp., Warminster, Pa., is being awarded a $31,284,013 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price contract for continued sustainment and establishment of Copperhead Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) detachments.

This includes the procurement of the 42 TigerShark Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) Block III platforms, and up to four ground control stations and associated spares as well as continental United States and outside the continental United States personnel support.

Work will be performed in Afghanistan (90 percent), and the Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in February 2014.

Fiscal 2012 and 2013 contract funds in the amount of $22,677,399 will be obligated at time of award, of which $4,677,399 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to the FAR 6.302-2.

The Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-13-C-0125).