Air Force awards contingency services subcontract to ManTech
- By Roseanne Gerin
- Jan 23, 2006
The Air Force has awarded a $200 million subcontract to ManTech International Corp for worldwide contingency services work on a multibillion-dollar Air Force program.
The subcontract was awarded under the Air Force Contract Augmentation Program III by Readiness Management Support LC, a unit of IAP Worldwide Services Inc.
ManTech's operations and maintenance services under the subcontract will cover radar systems, navigational aids, communications, information technology and logistics systems. The company's work under previous versions of the Afcap contract included helping develop a new air traffic control system in Afghanistan and providing satellite communications capability at Kabul International Airport.
Afcap III is a 10-year indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract with a $10 billion ceiling that gives the Air Force worldwide civil engineering and services support for contingency operations.
Six companies are qualified to compete for task orders under Afcap III. They are Bechtel National Inc., CH2M Hill Global Services LLC, DynCorp International Inc., Readiness Management Support, URS Corp./Louis Berger Group Inc. joint venture, aand Washington Group International Inc.The contracts were awarded Nov. 8.Roseanne Gerin is a staff writer for
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