FBO Notice Date 03/07/18
BIDS Reference Number 1210
Document Type: Special Notice
Education & Training Services

Department of the Navy, United States Marine Corps, MCAS Cherry Point, 28533-0018

U -- F35 Ejection Seat Training SOL M00146-18-Q-B105 DUE 031218 POC Larry Davis, Contract Specialist, Phone 2524667765, Email larry.davis1@usmc.mil - Christopher Poulos, Contacting Officer, Phone 252-466-4038, Email christopher.poulos@usmc.mil NOTICE OF INTENT TO SOLE SOURCE:

The Cherry Point Satellite Contracting Office, Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS), Cherry Point, NC 28533 hereby gives notice of their intent to award a purchase order to Martin-Baker Aircraft Co Ltd, Lower Road, Uxbridge, UB9 5AJ, United Kingdom (Cage Code: U1604) on a sole source basis in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Subpart 13.106-1(b)(i), only one source reasonably available and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements.

The Fleet Readiness Center (FRC) East, MCAS Cherry Point, NC has a requirement for the contractor to provide a total of ten (10) business days of F-35 US16E Ejection Seat 1st Line Maintenance Training over the course of one (1) calendar year. Market research has determined that this contractor is the only source capable of providing the required services. Martin-Baker developed the training for the military and related software, and maintains all proprietary data rights. Therefore, the government intends to procure these services on a sole source basis from Martin-Baker Aircraft Co Ltd.

THIS NOTICE OF INTENT IS NOT A REQUEST FOR COMPETITIVE QUOTES. However, all responsible sources may submit a capability statement, which, if received within five (5) calendar days after the date of the publication of this synopsis, will be considered. Information received will be consideredsolely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitive procurement. A determination by the Government not to compete this requirement based upon responses received as a result of thisnotice is solely within the discretion of the Government.

Point of contact for this requirement is Larry Davis (primary), 252.466.7765, larry.davis1@usmc.mil or Christopher Poulos (secondary), 252.466.4038, christopher.poulos@usmc.mil.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DON/USMC/M00146/M00146-18-Q-B105/listing.html