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Block 50 GCS Modernization

Solicitation Number: FA8620-10-G-3038-0089
Agency: Department of the Air Force
Office: Air Force Material Command
Location: AFLCMC/PK - WPAFB (includes PZ, WL, WW, WI, WN, WK, LP, WF, WK)
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Added: Aug 09, 2012 2:31 pm
The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Medium Altitude UAS Division intends to award a contract on a sole source basis to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. to finish the development of the Block 50 Ground Control Station (GCS) that will feature an improved Human Machine Interface (HMI), a modular and open architecture with multi-level security, and logistics supportability planning. The notice of intent is not a request to receive competitive proposals. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. has been identified as the only firm that possesses the necessary knowledge, experience, and technical data required to perform this effort. The government does not own the data rights for this equipment; therefore, to avoid duplication costs, the government intends to award the effort pursuant to the authority of 10U.S.C.2304(c)(1) as implemented by FAR 6.302-1.

For subcontracting opportunities, interested parties may submit appropriate information to Kelly Forney at (858) 312-2735 or email at General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. The National American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 336413. Please indicate number of employees relative to the size standard of 750 for determination of small business status. Responders shall include their assigned DUNS number and their Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) code. The Point of Contact for this action is AFLCMC/WIIK, 2640 Loop Rd W, Bldg 560, Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433-7106, Attn: Jonathan Fredrick, Contract Negotiator, (937) 255-5946, email Any technical questions should be referred to Maj Cory Brown, (937) 255-5595, email The Contracting Officer is Brad Wooddell, (937) 255-8701, email In accordance with AFMC Clause 5352.201-9101, the ASC Ombudsman for this effort is Ms. Janet Miller, Chief, Program Management Division, AFLCMC/AQM, 1790 Tenth St., WPAFB, Ohio 45433, Phone: 937-255-5472, Fax: 937-255-7916. Email:


2275 D Street
Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio 45433-7218
14200 Kirkham Way
Poway, California 92064
United States
Jonathan J. Fredrick
Phone: 9372555946