Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded a $19 million modification to a previously awarded contract to exercise options for fiscal 2015 Standard Missile (SM) depot and intermediate level maintenance; all-up-round recertifications and special maintenance tasks; and foreign military sales SM-2 repairs and maintenance.
This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy (74 percent), and the governments of Australia (19 percent), and Taiwan (7 percent) under the foreign military sales program.
The majority of work will be performed in Tucson, Arizona (91 percent), and is expected to be completed by October 2015.
Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Navy) and foreign military sales funding in the amount of $6,691,800 will be obligated at the time of award.
Contract funds in the amount of $4,956,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.
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