Air Force posts NIDS 4 sources sought
On February 15, the U.S. Air Force posted a sources sought notice for the National Desired Ground Zero List Integrated Development System (NIDS 4). Capability statements are due by 2:00 p.m. Central on March 19.
This is a Sources Sought notice being conducted pursuant to FAR Part 10, Market Research. This is for planning purposes, to gather market intelligence, identify any new industry trends, engage potential defense contractor sources, and utilize any data gathered to help refine the Government’s requirements and develop sound acquisition strategies. There is no solicitation available at this time.
NIDS receives intelligence data from various sources, and uses complex algorithms and graphical interfaces for target selection and weapons placement by Air Room Planners and HQ USSTRATCOM, Early Plan Designers.
The 55th Contracting Squadron at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, seeks information about potential sources to perform a full suite of engineering services, software sustainment and/or development services and to provide all tasks required for NIDS 4. Tasks may include, but are not limited to, program management, systems engineering, software maintenance/development, system integration and test, delivery, integrated logistics and training, configuration management, cyber security, data/documentation management, quality assurance, and specialized customer service.
Full information is available here.