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Insitu Wins $46M for Scan Eagle Operations

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: U.S Department of Defense; issued May 31, 2011)

Insitu, Inc., Bingen, Wash., is being awarded a $45,967,010 firm fixed-price contract to provide deployment services and flight hours in support of the ScanEagle Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS).

These services will provide electro-optical/infra red and mid-wave infrared imagery in support of Marine Corps operations in Operation Enduring Freedom, and will encompass both the operations and maintenance of the ScanEagle UAS to provide real-time imagery and data to USMC personnel.

Work will be performed in Bingen, Wash., and is expected to be completed in May 2012. Contract funds in the amount of $45,967,010 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-2.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-11-C-0061).