Global communications company ViaSat Inc. won an eight-year contract from the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency to provide global in-flight broadband and connectivity services on the U.S. Government Senior Leader and VIP aircraft.
The base-year award value for the firm-fixed price contract is $55.6 million, the company said Sept. 6. The period of performance for the base year award is Sept. 1-Aug. 31, 2019.
The base year and seven 12-month option periods have a total cumulative value of $559.8 million.
Viasat has provided in-flight broadband and connectivity services to senior leader aircraft under the AMSS IIa contract over the past 2.5 years.