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Vortex Optics Awarded Next Generation Squad Weapons – Fire Control (NGSW-FC) Follow-on Production Award, Other Transaction Agreement by US Army

The U.S. Army Contracting Command – New Jersey (CC-NJ), on behalf of Project Manager – Soldier Lethality, awarded a fixed amount Follow-on Production, Other Transaction Agreement W15QKN-22-9-P0001, in accordance with 10 U.S.C. § 2371b(f) to Sheltered Wings, Inc. d/b/a Vortex Optics. The contract ceiling is $2,700,000,000.00.

The Next Generation Squad Weapons – Fire Control (NGSW-FC) Production Other Transaction Agreement will provide the U.S. Government the ability to procure fire controls, supporting accessories, contractor support, spare parts, repairs, and engineering efforts to support the National Defense Strategy, to include other Department of Defense Services and potential Foreign Military Sales. The NGSW-FC is the planned fire control for the Next Generation Squad Weapons – Rifle and Next Generation Squad Weapons – Automatic Rifle. The NGSW-FC is the planned replacement for the Close Combat Optic, Rifle Combat Optic, and Machine Gun Optic within the Close Combat Force.

Next up are the weapons.

12 Responses to “Vortex Optics Awarded Next Generation Squad Weapons – Fire Control (NGSW-FC) Follow-on Production Award, Other Transaction Agreement by US Army”

  1. 2GM says:

    Is that $2.7bn figure accurate?

  2. Strike-Hold says:

    “Next up are the weapons.”

    Does that mean that an announcement is coming soon?!

  3. Yawnz says:

    More expensive shit for grunts to break.

    • Chris says:

      That sounds about right. A quarter million high end scopes. If $10K each, that’s about 2.5 billions. Congrats Vortex!

  4. Chuck Mac says:

    Proofreading is a skill. Voretex ? $2700,000,000
    I know it’s a Friday, but…

  5. Cash Money says:

    Two Thousand Seven Hundred Million Dollars!

  6. Michael Cribbin says:

    Is it going to be for sale for the public

  7. bob johnson says:

    Most “public” is not going to be able to afford it.

    • Sean says:

      If it does what it says it does I’ll make it happen but will we be allowed to buy it?