The Air Force (AF) is planning to proceed to EMD for the ACAT 1B Mk21A RV for deployment on the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) weapon system to meet Initial Operating Capability in FY30. TMRR was awarded in fiscal year 2019 and goes through fiscal year 2023. After a successful Milestone B (MS B) from the Milestone Decision Authority (MDA) the Mk21A RV program will award an EMD contract no later than 4QFY23. EMD objectives are to complete the development of a fully integrated RV and all subsystems, complete full system integration with GBSD, develop affordable and executable manufacturing processes, and test and evaluate the system. The Air Force (AF) is planning to proceed to EMD for the ACAT 1B Mk21A RV for deployment on the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) weapon system to meet Initial Operating Capability in FY30. TMRR was awarded in fiscal year 2019 and goes through fiscal year 2023. After a successful Milestone B (MS B) from the Milestone Decision Authority (MDA) the Mk21A RV program will award an EMD contract no later than 4QFY23. EMD objectives are to complete the development of a fully integrated RV and all subsystems, complete full system integration with GBSD, develop affordable and executable manufacturing processes, and test and evaluate the system.

The AF is planning to host an Industry Day for the Mk21A Engineering, Manufacturing, and Development (EMD) phase of the effort. The plan is to host the Industry Day at Hill AFB, Utah at the end of January 2021 or beginning of February 2021. Due to Hill AFB, UT COVID restrictions we will need attendees to confirm attendance before we can finalize the Industry Day Plan. This plan will be based on the confirmed number attendees to ensure we comply with COVID restrictions. Communication regarding the industry day after the closing of this announcement will be conducted with only those confirmed attendees. Please note that the number of attendees per company may be limited due to gathering restrictions.

If your company is interested in attending the Industry Day, please contact the individuals below and include:

Company Name

CAGE Code

Point of Contact Information

Number of desired attendees

Please email the information above to BOTH Contract Specialist Mr. Nathan Corey at nathan.corey.1@us.af.mil and Contracting Officer Ms. Jaime Veglia at jaime.veglia.1@us.af.mil

Please provide this information No Later Than 14 January at 1400 MST.