58.5 F
Washington D.C.
Saturday, September 23, 2023

USCG Issues Draft RFP for Long-Range UAS Tech Demo

The Coast Guard has issued a draft request for proposals for a technology demonstration of long-range, ultra-long endurance unmanned aircraft systems.

In the RFP, published on FedBizOpps, the scope of work is described as including preparation, inspection, transport, ground and flight demonstration, operation, and removal of a LR/U-LE UAS at a government flight facility for the purpose of generating data that examines the operational utility of LR/U-LE UAS for conducting Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions in transit zones.

Procurement will be processed using FAR Part 15 procedures and the NAICS code for the requirement is 541715 with a size standard of 1,000 employees.

The contract period is specified as one year from the date of award, which is estimates to be September 2018. Responses to comments or questions on the draft RFP will be posted on FedBizOpps on April 17, and the full RFP is expected to be released on May 3.

Homeland Security Todayhttp://www.hstoday.us
The Government Technology & Services Coalition's Homeland Security Today (HSToday) is the premier news and information resource for the homeland security community, dedicated to elevating the discussions and insights that can support a safe and secure nation. A non-profit magazine and media platform, HSToday provides readers with the whole story, placing facts and comments in context to inform debate and drive realistic solutions to some of the nation’s most vexing security challenges.

Related Articles

- Advertisement -

Latest Articles