Federal Contracting News
GE Air Force Engine Plan Protested by Pratt & Whitney
Feb. 10, 2020, 8:17 PM
Pratt & Whitney is protesting the Air Force’s plan to issue General Electric Aviation a sole source contract for F110 propulsion systems to support the weapon system in F-15EX jets.
Pratt & Whitney filed the protest Friday at the Government Accountability Office. A decision is due May 18, the GAO docket says.
The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center intends to award a sole source indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract, according to a government notice.
“The intent is to procure and deliver F110 engines in support of the F-15EX weapon system,” the notice says.
The case is Pratt & Whitney...