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Federal Express defense contract to the United States Transportation Command given on 8/10/2011

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Defense contract under the United States Transportation Command awarded to Federal Express on 8/10/2011.


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Principle Contractor: Federal Express
Date Reported: 8/10/2011
Department: United States Transportation Command

Contract Details: Federal Express, Washington, D.C. (HTC711-12-D-C001); Polar Air Cargo, Purchase, N.Y. (HTC711-12-D-C002); and United Parcel Service, Louisville, Ky. (HTC711-12-D-C003), are three World Wide Express-5 offerors that has received an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, fixed-price award. This program has an overall five-year maximum ceiling value of $853,321,156 with a contract guaranteed minimum award amount of $2,500 per awardee. The contract is for international commercial express package service (shipments up to and including 300 pounds) for the federal government to include all civilian agencies/organizations. Work will be performed internationally and the base year performance period is from Oct. 1, 2011 to Sept. 30, 2012, with four one-year option periods from Oct. 1, 2012 to Sept. 30, 2016. Contract funds will expire at the end of fiscal 2012. Five proposals were received. The U.S. Transportation Command, Directorate of Acquisition, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., is the contracting activity

Total Contract Value: $853,321,156

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