29 avril 2022 | Local, Aérospatial, C4ISR

OPPORTUNITY: US DoD Ukraine Security Assistance - Deadline May 6

Good afternoon,

The Trade Commissioner Service would like to make Canadian industry aware of a recent RFI from the US Department of Defense, entitled: Weapons Systems or Commercial Capabilities for Ukraine Security Assistance. Responses are due via email by noon (12:00 eastern) on May 6th, 2022.

Full information can be found here: https://sam.gov/opp/0eda068c58d54a20b23df2409426c64c/view

DoD is exploring options which would accelerate production and build more capacity across the industrial base for weapons and equipment that can be rapidly exported, deployed with minimal training, and that are proven effective in the battlefield. To that end, they are seeking information from across industry on weapons systems or other commercial capabilities related to

· air defense

· anti-armor

· anti-personnel

· coastal defense

· counter battery

· unmanned aerial systems

· communications (e.g., secure radios, satellite internet)

Submissions will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Interested companies are encouraged to submit to osd.pentagon.ousd-a-s.mbx.Ukraine-Assistance@mail.mil by 12:00 noon (EDT) on Friday, 6 May 2022. Note: DoD has specified a response format that can be found on the full RFI posting: https://sam.gov/opp/0eda068c58d54a20b23df2409426c64c/view

For general questions about working with US DoD or the US defence industry, please contact Trade Commissioner Bobby Tate – Robert.tate@international.gc.ca

TCS Colleagues, please use Opportunity #1-1R4OR1 for referrals.

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