In accordance with Federal Aviation Administration Acquisition Management System (AMS) Policy 3.2.1.2.1 this announcement is to conduct a Market Survey for the purpose of soliciting statements of interest and capabilities from potential vendors.

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is seeking experienced interested parties to provide their ability to provide point-to-point communications circuits between major facilities that are capable of bypassing disrupted common carrier circuits.

The FAA requires the following from Interested Parties:

With a maximum of 10 pages using font size Times New roman 11, respondents must demonstrate with their ability to provide point-to-point communications circuits between major facilities that are capable of bypassing disrupted common carrier circuits. The programs and facilities include VHF, UHF, Microwave, SATCOM, HF, and CST (Communications Support Team) in accordance with the SOW attached. 

The North American Industry Classification System Code (NAIC) for this procurement is:

237130 – Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction – $39.5 (Size Standard in Millions of dollars)

Respondents must provide the following business information for their company:

  • Company Name
  • Address
  • Point of Contact
  • CAGE Code
  • Phone Number
  • E-mail Address
  • Web Page Address
  • Specify whether your company is a U.S. or foreign-owned firm
  • Identify as to whether or not they are an eligible small, service-disabled veteran-owned and/or 8(a) certified business or a classified large business
  • A copy of your SBA 8(a) certification letter, if applicable
     
    All responses to this market survey must be received by 5:00 pm on April, 30, 2021 at the following email address:
     
    Elisa.Brown@faa.gov
     
    The responses to this market survey will be used for informational and planning purposes only and will not be released, except as required under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).  Proprietary information that is appropriately marked will be protected in accordance with the FOIA. At this time, the acquisition strategy for the procurement has not been determined.  The FAA may decide to do an open competition or to set aside all or part of the procurement for small businesses, service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses or eligible socially and economically disadvantaged businesses that are certified by the SBA for participation in the SBA's § 8(a) Program or a utilize another approach.  If the FAA decides to conduct a competition, it may limit the competition to only those vendors who respond to this market survey.
     
    The FAA is not seeking or accepting unsolicited proposals at this time.  The FAA will not pay for any information received or costs incurred in preparing the response to this market survey.  Therefore, any cost associated with the market survey submission is solely at the interested vendor’s expense.