Sources Sought Synopsis

(Request for Interested Manufacturers)

FROM:

(Daniel Raley/407 SCMS)

TO:

DLA Aviation Procurement Operations at Warner Robins (SPRWA1)

LOCATION:

Robins AFB, GA 31098-1813

FBO Post Title:

Request for Interested Manufacturers

6130-01-256-2085BY Power Supply

SUBJECT:

Market research is being conducted to identify potential sources that may possess the expertise, capabilities, and experience to meet the requirements for qualification and production of the ARC-164 Power Supply, NSN: 6130-01-256-2085BY, P/N: 535493-1.

ITEM DESCRIPTION

The power supply is used on the multiple variations of the ARC-164 Ultra High Frequency (UHF) Receiver-Transmitter. This power supply provides source of power for all variations and components of the ARC-164 Radio System.

Impediment to Competition:

The original equipment manufacturer for this item is Raytheon LLC (CAGE 37695), which maintains its configuration by part number. The Government does not own any data, drawings, schematics, or any other releasable technical data in support of this requirement. As a result, Raytheon LLC is the only known source with adequate knowledge of the Power Supply performance requirements and possession of the required technical data and capabilities needed to produce this item and ensure compatibility of the equipment.

INTEREST

The DLA/AWB Contracting Office intends to award a sole source contract to Raytheon for the manufacture of the Power Supply in support of the ARC-164 System.

Other interested parties may identify their interest and capability to respond to the requirement no later than 30 July 2018 by emailing Daniel Raley (daniel.raley@us.af.mil) and/or

dla.dlr.proc@us.af.mil

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The Government intends to procure these items using Other Than Full and Open Competition as prescribed by FAR 6.302-1, Only One Responsible Source and No Other Supplies or Services Will Satisfy Agency Requirements.

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Dates

Deadline: Monday, July 30, 2018

Date Published: Friday, July 13, 2018

Date Updated: Friday, July 13, 2018

Contact

Charles T. Massey

charles.massey.3@us.af.mil

215 Page Rd, Robins AFB, Georgia 31098-1611

(478) 926-5476

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