Air Force Materiel Command, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson AFB OH, intends to negotiate a sole source Firm-Fixed Price (FFP) contract for five (5) HC/MC ARMOR KIT LOADMASTER DOORs (INCR2) ("paratrooper door armor"), Part Number 1111171200, in support of the C-130 FMS New Zealand Program. The contract will be awarded to Foster-Miller Inc. Market research has determined that this is a sole source requirement IAW FAR 6.302-1.
This is not a request for competitive proposals and no solicitation is available. All responsible sources may submit a capability statement, proposal, or quotation which shall be considered by the agency. Interested sources must respond in writing with clear and convincing evidence to support their ability to provide the required supplies/services within three (3) days of this publication. A determination by the Government not to compete this action based on responses received is solely within the discretion of the Government.
Authority: 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1), Justification: Supplies required are available from only one or a limited number of responsible source and no other type of supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements.
Market research was conducted with only one respondent able to meet the government’s needs. Lt. Col. Brian Miller has been appointed as Ombudsman to hear concerns from offerors, or potential offerors, during the proposal development. The purpose of the Ombudsman is to communicate contractor concerns, issues, disagreements, and recommendations to the appropriate government personnel. Existence of the Ombudsman does not diminish the authority of the program director or the contracting officer. Accordingly, the Ombudsman does not participate in the preparation of solicitations, the evaluation of proposals or the source selection process and, therefore, for routine matters on individual solicitations, please contact the buyer at the telephone number listed herein. When requested, the Ombudsman will maintain strict confidentiality as to the source of the concern.
Any questions regarding this acquisition should be directed to the Contract Specialist, Romero Murphy at (937) 255-1530 or e-mail:email@example.com
or the Contracting Officer, Justin Richardson at (937)-656-5821 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Should you desire to contact the Ombudsman, Lt. Col. Brian Miller can be reached at e-mail: Brian.Miller.email@example.com
Product Service Code:- 1680 - MISCELLANEOUS AIRCRAFT ACCESSORIES AND COMPONENTS
NAICS Code:- 336413 - Other Aircraft Parts and Auxiliary Equipment Manufacturing
Primary point of contact:- Romero Murphy firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone Number (937)-255-1530
Secondary point of contact:- Justin Richardson email@example.com
Phone Number (937)-656-5821