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Darpa Modifies Unmanned ASW Vehicle Contract

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued 04 Sept., 2015)

Leidos Inc., Reston, Virginia, has been awarded a $9,894,654 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification (P00009) of previously awarded HR0011-12-C-0086 for a within-scope change to the contract to support an extended test-phase for the Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel (ACTUV) program.

This modification is in line with a memorandum of agreement executed between the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and a Department of Defense transition partner.

Fiscal 2015 research and development funds in the amount of $2,448,954 are being obligated at the time of award.

Work will be performed in Long Beach, Mississippi (45 percent); Arlington, Virginia (37 percent); Bowie, Maryland (14 percent); Scappoose, Oregon (1 percent); Portland, Oregon (1 percent); Gulfport, Mississippi (1 percent); and Glen Burnie, Maryland (1 percent), with an estimated completion date of November 2016.

DARPA, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.