Viavi Solutions to Supply Navy With Telecom Test Set

Viavi Solutions has received a potential five-year, $26.4 million firm-fixed-price contract to provide a telecommunication test set to the U.S. Navy.

The Defense Department said Thursday that Viavi will perform work in California and Mexico under the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the Defense Logistics Agency.

The contract has a three-year base period will run through Feb. 1, 2020, and two one-year options.

DLA’s land and maritime division received one offer for the procurement and will use appropriation from the Navy’s working capital funds from fiscal 2017 through fiscal 2020.

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