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Orbital Sciences Corporation defense contract to the Missile Defense Agency given on 1/7/2010

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Defense contract under the Missile Defense Agency awarded to Orbital Sciences Corporation on 1/7/2010.

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Principle Contractor: Orbital Sciences Corporation
Date Reported: 1/7/2010
Department: Missile Defense Agency

Contract Details: Orbital Sciences Corp., Chandler, Ariz., was awarded a definitization modification under its previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (HQ0147-08-C-0003). Under this contract modification, Orbital Sciences will perform medium range target system integration, mission planning, and launch services in support of the Aegis flight target mission event 16E2. The work will be performed in Chandler, Ariz., with launch services at the Pacific Missile Range Facility with an estimated completion date of March 2011. The obligated amount of $10,824,205 used fiscal year 2009 research, development, test and evaluation funds.

Total Contract Value: $10,824,205

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