NAVAIR posts C5ISR sources sought notice
On November 15, the Naval Air Systems Command posted a C5ISR-related source sought notice (Solicitation Number: N00421-18-R-0017). Capability statements are due no later than 12:00 p.m. EST on November 30.
The Naval Air Warfare Center – Aircraft Division (NAWCAD), AIR-126.96.36.199 at Patuxent River, MD announces its intention to procure, on a competitive basis, Engineering and Technical Services to support Lifetime Support Engineering (LSE) and In-Service Engineering (ISE) for Radio Communication System (RCS) / Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) systems aboard U.S. Navy ships and at associated shore facilities. The scope includes efforts to maintain combat readiness through engineering and management of design changes, installations, upgrades, Ship Alterations (SHIPALTs), and related efforts to the RCS/C5ISR systems throughout the life cycle of CG 47 and DDG 51 Class AEGIS ships. The scope is not limited to AEGIS combatants, and the Contractor must be knowledgeable of RCS/C5ISR systems installed on other U.S. Navy surface ships and submarines as well as those under development or planned for installation aboard new platforms. Further detail is provided in the Draft Statement of Work (SOW) attached to this synopsis (Attachment 1). This is a follow-on contract. This requirement is currently being performed under a Seaport-E Multiple Award Contract Task Order, N00178-04-D-4018-M809, with a base and four options, awarded to BAE Systems Technology Solutions, & Services, Inc. The Government anticipates and estimates a contract award for this procurement to occur in Fiscal Year 19 Quarter 2.
The Ship & Air Integrated Warfare (SAIW) Division, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) 4.11.3, located in St. Inigoes, Maryland, is tasked by Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Program Executive Office (PEO) SHIPS and PEO Integrated Warfare Systems (IWS) to provide engineering and technical efforts to support the production, Lifetime Support Engineering (LSE) and In-Service Engineering (ISE) for Radio Communication System (RCS)/Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) systems aboard U.S. Navy surface combatants and at associated shore sites. The shipboard efforts are focused primarily on Coast Guard (CG) 47 Class and Destroyer, Guided Missile (DDG) 51 Class AEGIS ships but will be applied to all U.S. Navy ships, to include Coast Guard ships, subsurface vessels and non-combatants.
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