Mi-17-V5 Helicopters, modified to incorporate western avionics systems, and associated equipment.

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General Information

United States
   fbo:w900kk-08-r-0025
   Sep 4, 2008
   May 2, 2008
   Department of the Army
   PEO STRICOM
   English

Contact information

   United States

Goods, Works and Services

Aeroplanes  

Original Text

      
The Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) Project Manager for Instrumentation, Targets and Threat Simulators (PM ITTS) Threat Systems Management Office in support of the Afghanistan National Army Air Corp s (ANAAC) and the Combined Security Transition Command - Afghanistan, intends to issue a Request For Proposals (RFP) to purchase six (6) newly manufactured Mi-17-V5 helicopters (modified to incorporate western avionics systems) and associated parts and equ ipment (with an option to purchase one (1) additional identical helicopter) in accordance with the attached draft RFP.

The contractor must purchase the Mi-17-V5 helicopters from the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), Kazan Helicopters, and all m odifications to the Mi-17-V5 helicopters must be performed by the OEM or an Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) certified facility.

Airworthiness Certification for the complete aircraft (to include modifications) must be obtained by the contractor f rom the International Commercial Aviation Organization (ICAO) or an IAC recognized Airworthiness authority.

Delivery and final acceptance of the modified aircraft will be performed in Afghanistan not later than the following dates:

Aircraft 1 thru 3 30 April 2009
Aircraft 4 thru 6 31 Aug 2009
Aircraft 7 (Option) will be delivered and accepted not later than 12 months after exercise of the option. The option, if exercised, will be exercised within 120 days after contract award.

All aircraft must include a 300 hr/12 month warranty. All warranty work must be performed be an IAC certified repair facility.

This procurement is being conducted to satisfy an urgent requirement. The anticipated schedule for this procurement is as follows:

Responses to this Synopsis Received 24 Mar 2008
RFP Issued 28 Mar 2008
Proposals Received 14 Apr 2008
Contract Award 21 Apr 2008

This synopsis is not an Invitation for Bids or Request for Proposals. DO NOT SUB MIT A PROPOSAL IN RESPONSE TO THIS SOLICITATION. THE ATTACHED RFP IS A DRAFT. WHEN ISSUED, THE RFP MAY NOT BE IDENTICAL TO THIS DRAFT RFP.

If you want to receive the RFP when it is issued you must submit your request to the Contracting Officer, Pa ul Rhodes, by email at paul.rhodes@us.army.mil not later than 1600 Eastern Time on 24 March 2008. Your email should include a point of contact, telephone number, and email address. No other information is requested at this time. Your request must be sub mitted by email. TELEPHONIC REQUESTS OR INQUIRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Set-aside code: N/A Place of performance:  Kabul International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul  09356  AF Contact: Paul Rhodes, 407-380-4869
Link to FedBizOpps document.
Email: PEO STRI Acquisition Center
 (paul.rhodes@us.army.mil)
Updated on 2008/03/28
Release of the RFP has been delayed. Projected release date is now 11 Apr 08.
Set-aside code: N/A Place of performance:  PEO STRI Acquisition Center 12350 Research Parkway, Orlando FL  32826-3276  US Contact: Paul Rhodes, 407-380-4869
Link to FedBizOpps document.
Email: PEO STRI Acquisition Center
 (paul.rhodes@us.army.mil)
Updated on 2008/04/17
Release of the RFP has been further delayed. Projected release date is now 2 May 08.
Contact: Paul Rhodes, 407-380-4869
Link To Document
Email:  ()
Updated on 2008/03/07

Updated on 2008/03/28
Release of the RFP has been delayed. Projected release date is now 11 Apr 08. Set-aside code: N/A Place of performance:  PEO STRI Acquisition Center 12350 Research Parkway, Orlando FL 32826-3276  32826-3276 Contact: Paul Rhodes, 407-380-4869
Link To Document Email: PEO STRI Acquisition Center (paul.rhodes@us.army.mil)
Updated on 2008/04/17
Release of the RFP has been further delayed. Projected release date is now 2 May 08. Set-aside code: N/A Place of performance:  PEO STRI Acquisition Center 12350 Research Parkway, Orlando FL  32826-3276  US Contact: Paul Rhodes, 407-380-4869
Link To Document Email: PEO STRI Acquisition Center (paul.rhodes@us.army.mil)
Updated on 2008/03/07

Updated on 2008/03/07
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