ManTech to Send More MRAP Instructors to Afghanistan, Jordan

ManTech International Corp. has won a $9,754,212 delivery order to send field service representatives and instructors to Afghanistan and Jordan in of support the mine resistant ambush protected cougar family of vehicles program.

The Fairfax, Va.-based contractor will also complete contract work at various U.S. locations and send a total of 112 representatives into the field.

The Pentagon said its expects work on the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract order to be completed by Dec. 31, 2013.

Appropriation will come from applicable fiscal year 2013 Marine Corps operations and maintenance funds and will expire at the end of current fiscal year.

The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.

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