FBO Notice Date 03/15/18
BIDS Reference Number 232
Document Type: Sources Sought
Communication, Detection, & Coherent Radiation Equipment

Department of the Air Force, Air Force Materiel Command, AFLCMC/HB - Hanscom, 01731

58 -- AWACS Radio Integration SOL FA873018R0012 DUE 040518 POC James R Fenter, Contract Specialist, Phone 7812254510, Fax NA, Email james.fenter@us.af.mil - Jacky C, Ingram , CONTRACT OFFICER, Phone 7812255413, Fax NA, Email jacky.ingram.1@us.af.mil

The AWACS program office is seeking sources toperform risk reduction activities related to a future program to replace portions of the E-3 G communications subsystem. This future program would replace the following existing Ultra High Frequency (UHF) radios with new radios capable of communicating via new military waveforms. The anticipated NAICS code is 336411 - Aircraft Manufacturing.

Existing UHF Radio

Existing Waveform

New Waveform

Raytheon (Magnavox) AN/ARC-204 (4 per aircraft)


Second Generation Anti-Jam Tactical UHF Radio for NATO (SATURN)

Raytheon AN/ARC-234 Airborne Integrated Terminal Group (AITG) (2 per aircraft)

Demand Assigned Multiple Access (DAMA) SATCOM

Mobile User Objective System (MUOS).

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/notices/f0bce88455fd211fa5822b82db998278