FBO Notice Date 01/22/18
BIDS Reference Number 17
Document Type: Presolicitation
Aircraft Launching, Landing & Ground Handling Equipment

Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Mike Monroney Aeronautical CTR, 20591

17 -- This is a market survey for the purchase of a PD-100 PRS w/ Black Hornet 2 US Drone, Name Brand Specific, part number PD 002000-US-2-1. SOL 29096 DUE 020218PATTI OWENS, patti.ctr.owens@faa.gov, Phone: 405-954-0693This is a market survey for the purchase of a PD-100 PRS w/ Black Hornet 2 US Drone, Name Brand Specific, part number PD 002000-US-2-1.The responses to this market survey will be used for informational purposes only. This is not a screening information request or request for proposal of any kind. The FAA is not seeking or accepting proposals at this time.

At this time the nature of the competition has not been determined. The FAA is seeking interest from the small business community for possible set-aside of allor part of the procurement. Responses are desired from any/all eligible small businesses, service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses or eligible socially and economically disadvantaged businesses that are certified by the SBA for participation in the SBA's 8(a) Program.

FAA anticipates that any resultant contract will be a Fixed-Price contract.

The purpose of this market survey is to solicit statements of interest and capabilities from small businesses, in particular service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses and 8(a) certified firms, capable of providing the required items.

This market survey is also being conducted in order to obtain the information necessary to determine whether adequate competition exists to set-aside the competition among small businesses, service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses, or 8(a) certified firms.

The principle North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this effort is 336411 -Aircraft Manufacturing, with a size standard of 1500 employees.Interested vendors should submit the following documents to the point of contact listed at the bottom of this announcement:

1. Business Duns number- Interested vendors shall supply their company Duns number.

2. A copy of the vendor's SBA 8(a) Certification Letter, if applicable.

All responses to this market survey must be received by 5:00 p.m. CST on June 14, 2017. All submittals should be submitted in electronic format (email) to: Patti Owens, Contract Specialist Contractor, Z-Indigo Consulting, LLC, Email: patti.ctr.owens@fAA.gov . Please include Solicitation/Contract #29096The FAA will not pay for any information received or costs incurred in preparing the response to the market survey. Therefore any cost associated with the market survey submission is solely at the interested vendors' expense.

NOTICE for informational purposes for Minority, Women-owned and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises: The Department of Transportation (DOT), Office of Small andDisadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), has a program to assist small businesses, small businesses owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, and women-owned concerns to acquire short-term working capital assistance for transportation-related contracts. Loans are available under the DOT Short Term Lending. Program (STLP) at prime interest rates to provide accounts receivable financing. The maximum line of credit is $750,000.

If you're viewing this announcement from a source other than Federal Aviation Administration Contract Opportunities (FAACO), visit https://faaco.faa.gov/index.cfm/announcement/view/29096 toview the original announcement.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DOT/FAA/MMACTR/29096/listing.html