Government Contract | Colorado
DFPC On-Call Single Engine Air Tanker

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000500950

Bid Title: DFPC On-Call Single Engine Air Tanker

Agency Bid No. Title: 2016000249

Received Date: 03/04/2016

Close Date: 03/28/2016

Purchase Type: Term:

Delivery Point: Colorado

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 03/11/2016 05:00 PM, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:On-Call Single Engine Air Tanker Aircraft (SEAT) and crew, fully-contractor operated and equipped.Contractor must be certificated under 14 CFR 137.Contract aircraft must be certificated in 14 CFR 23 or 25 or in the Restricted Category under 14 CFR Part 21.25 and 21.185 to include the special purpose of forest and wildlife conservation (fire suppression) work or certificated in a Standard Airworthiness category under 14 CFR Part 21.187 (Multiple Airworthiness Certification). The installation of any special equipment called for by this contract must be Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved.An aircraft make and model for which engineering and logistical support, for continued airworthiness, is provided from the current type certificate holder or supplemental type certificate holder.VFR, Day only.Payload minimum capacity of 500 US gallons, 4,600 pounds.Endurance of at least one hour 30 minutes (1.5 hours) at 75% power, with 4,600 pounds of retardant, and a 200-lb pilot.Capable of takeoff as configured above at 7,000 feet pressure altitude and 30 Celsius.Cruise speed of at least 117 knots true airspeed at 7,000 feet pressure altitude and 30 degrees Celsius.Aircraft must have an Inter-agency Air Tanker Board (IAB) approved Type 3 gate system physically installed on the aircraft at time of inspection. oNOTE : The following gates are IAB approved for Type 3 air tankers: Air Tractor Fire Gate Hatfield Gate Hydromax Gate

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Product Codes: 97511, 96113

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Colorado - Department of Public Safety

State: Colorado

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Michelle Brown Procurement Office, 700 Kipling St., Suite 3000, Denver, Colorado, 80215

Phone: 303-239-5876

Fax: 303-239-5887




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