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GA-ASI Wins $371M for Reaper UAV Production

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: U.S. Department of Defence; issued August 15, 2016)

General Atomics - Aeronautical Systems Inc., Poway, California, has been awarded a $370,932,862 firm fixed-price, incentive firm contract for fiscal 2015 MQ-9 Reaper production.

Contractor will provide 30 aircraft for fiscal 2015 MQ-9 Reaper production configuration aircraft.

Work will be performed at Poway, California, and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2019.

This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2014 and 2015 aircraft procurement funds in the amount of $$370,932,862 are being obligated at the time of the award.

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8620-15-G-4040 0007).