UH-1N Huey Replacement Industry Day Announcement
Department of the Air Force, Air Force Material Command | Published August 10, 2015
You are cordially invited to participate in the UH-1N Replacement Program Industry Day and One-on-One Sessions on 26-27 August 2015 at the Wright Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB), OH, Area B, Building 146 (corner of Eighth St. and Skyline Dr.) in Foulois Hall. Parking is across Eight St., then use Eighth St. entrance to building 146. A map has been provided in the attachments for your convenience. A Government briefing will be given from 1300 to 1500 on 26 August and Industry One-on-One sessions will be in 45 minute time blocks for prime contractors only from 0815 to 1600 on 27 August. The Government briefing and industry one-on-one sessions will both be held in Foulois Hall.
The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC), ISR & SOF Directorate, Combat Rescue Helicopter Division (AFLCMC/WIH), Wright-Patterson AFB, OH is host to this Industry Day. The dialogue will serve to educate vendors on the content of the upcoming Capabilities Request for Information (CRFI), anticipated to be released following the Industry Day. The CRFI will request information on potential solutions and sources capable of providing aircraft that mee program requirements. The Air Force is planning to acquire a common platform up to 72 vertical lift aircraft to replace the current USAF UH-1N aircraft fleet. The UH-1N Replacement will be an in-production, non-developmental, Government Off-The-Shelf or Commercial Off-The-Shelf (GOTS/COTS) solution.
Instructions to register for Government briefing and One-on-One sessions and visitor request passes:
Attendance at this event is voluntary and will not impact any future acquisitions. To register for the Government briefing on 26 August, as well as, for prime contractors to register for the One-on-One sessions on a first-come-first-serve basis for 45 minute blocks on 27 August, please contact Robert Allen AFLCMC/WIHK, prior to 1200EST on 17 August, at (937) 656-8260 or Robert.Allen.firstname.lastname@example.org. Attendance at both the Government briefing and One-on-One sessions will be held at WPAFB and will require a visitor request for each individual to gain access through base gates. Please submit visitor's full legal name (as it appears on Driver's License), visitor's full driver's license/identification card number and the state of issue, citizenship, valid email address, Company Name and Address. Visitor passes will be e-mailed by close of business the day prior to the event. If visitor information is not provided by 17 August, the individual will not be granted access to the base and therefore will be unable to attend. Please direct any questions regarding the UH-1N Replacement Program Industry Day and One-on-One sessions to Robert Allen.
This announcement is an expression of interest only and does not obligate the Government in any way. This is not a Request for Proposal. The Government does not intend to award a contract on the basis of this announcement. Submitting capabilities and concepts in response to this announcement is voluntary, and participants shall not be compensated. This is to be considered an initial step in establishing industry understanding of the UH-1N Replacement Program and to allow the Government team to determine market understanding and capability to integrate and complete the program. Additional information may be posted to this FBO announcement.
Due to time constraints, this event at WPAFB is open to US Citizens ONLY. If your team has Foreign Nationals, your team can arrange to meet off-base with the Government at an alternate facility to have a One-on-One session. Companies will be responsible for arranging the location with the expectation that any additional One-on-One sessions will occur on 28 August.
INDUSTRY DAY AGENDA
26 August 2015
1300 - 1500: Government Briefing
Introduction of Government Team
Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC)
Air Force District of Washington (AFDW)
Air Education and Training Command (AETC)
Program Schedule / Funding Profile
Path Forward Timeline - For Industry Planning Purposes
Overview of One-on-One Sessions
1500 - 1600: Q & A
27 August 2015
0815 - 1600: Government One-on-One with Industry
•§ 0815 - 0900 Vendor 1
•§ 0915 - 1000 Vendor 2
•§ 1015 - 1100 Vendor 3
•§ 1115 - 1200 Vendor 4
•§ 1200 - 1300 Lunch
•§ 1315 - 1400 Vendor 5
•§ 1415 - 1500 Vendor 6
•§ 1515 - 1600 Vendor 7