Saudi Arabia’s Advanced Electronics Co. Ltd. (AEC) has been awarded a contract modification, worth around $17 million, for the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) F-15SA Cyber Protection System (CPS) and Related Facilities program.
This cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost reimbursable modification provides for three years of in-Kingdom Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) for the CPS. The scope of this contract effort will include the extension of existing CLS support for three additional years, as well as related mobilization, demobilization, transportation and housing expenses for CLS personnel.
This is a Foreign Military Sales (FMS) acquisition between the U.S. government and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, described in the Letter of Offer and Acceptance SR-D-SAO Amendment 5, dated July 5, 2015.
FMS case SR-D-SAO is for the total package of acquisition and fielding of 84 F-15A aircraft; the upgrade of 70 F-15SA aircraft to the F-154SA configuration; the procurement of associated equipment, weapons, and spares; and the construction, refurbishment, and infrastructure improvements of support facilities for the F-15SA in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The modification was awarded by the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, USA. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition utilizing 100% FMS funding; FMS funds for the amount will be obligated at the time of the award. The total cumulative face value of the contract is around $150.8 million.
Work will be performed at RSAF facilities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2022.