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Future Fighter Capability Project

Solicitation number W847A-180210/B

Publication date

Closing date and time 2020/06/30 16:00 EDT

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: NONE
    Tendering Procedures: Suppliers on permanent list or able to meet qualification requirements
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: Yes
    Nature of Requirements: 
    The Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP) is Canada’s project to acquire 88 advanced fighter aircraft and associated equipment, training and maintenance, materiel, engineering and information system set-up and support to enable achievement of full operational capability of the new fleet. The requirement also includes weapons, sustainment tools and auxiliary equipment (purchased on an as and when requested basis) in addition to initial set-up and sustainment during transition. The scope of sustainment for the new fleet may also include some or all of the steady-state period. 
    Canada’s Industrial and Technological Benefits (ITB) Policy, including Value Proposition, is being applied to this procurement. Bidders will be required to detail how they will fulfill Canada’s economic benefits requirements, including supporting jobs and growth in Canada, over the coming decades.
    This procurement is subject to national security exception and is, therefore, excluded from all of the procurement obligations of the trade agreements.
    A Suppliers List was established in February 2018 as a result of the Suppliers List Invitation (SLI) (Solicitation number W847A-180210/A).
    Canada released the formal Request for Proposal (RFP) for the competitive procurement process for the FFCP on July 23, 2019. In accordance with Article 1.4 of the SLI, the following Suppliers on the Suppliers List are invited to bid:
    - Sweden - SAAB AB (publ) Aeronautics with MBDA UK Ltd., RAFAEL Advanced Defence Systems Ltd.,and Diehl Defence GmbH & Co. KG
    - United States - The Boeing Company (with Peraton Canada Corp, CAE Inc.,L3 Technologies MAS Inc.,GE Canada, and Raytheon Canada Limited, Services and Support Division. 
    - United States - Lockheed Martin Corporation(Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company)with Pratt & Whitney 
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
    The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

    Contract duration

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    Trade agreements

    • No trade agreements are applicable to this solicitation process

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Contracting authority
    Lee, Inwon
    (613) 995-6283 ( )
    400 Cumberland,
    Room 10B24
    Ottawa, 1KN 8X3

    Buying organization(s)

    Department of National Defence
    101 Colonel By Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0K2
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering
    Selection criteria
    Highest Combined Rating of Technical Merit and Price
    Commodity - GSIN
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