Agency: Department of Transportation
State: Federal
Level of Government: Federal
  • 99 - Miscellaneous
Opps ID: NBD00159591215610164
Posted Date: Oct 5, 2017
Due Date: Nov 6, 2017
Solicitation No: 28401
Source: Members Only
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Added: Oct 05, 2017 3:53 pm
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This is a market survey the DSR Flight Strip Printer, NSN 7025-01-472-5659 and DSR Thermal Printhead NSN 7025-01-472-6480. .

The responses to this market survey will be used for informational purposes only. This is not a screening information request or request for proposal of any kind. The FAA is not seeking or accepting proposals at this time.

The FAA will not pay for any information received or costs incurred in preparing the response to the request for quote. Therefore, any cost associated with the request for quote submission is solely at the interested vendoras expense.

At this time, the nature of this procurement is to Single Source to BOCA Systems, Boca Raton, FL.

The purpose of this market survey is to solicit statements of interest and capabilities from qualified firms, capable of providing the NSNs as described in the attached DRAFT statement of work.

BOCA Systems is the manufacturer of the printer. The purchase from BOCA will assure the paper will operate properly in the printers. The printer are very sensitive to the paper fed through them and require high speed thermal paper to meet the requirements. Printer paper must be designed for the specific model of printer in order to avoid jamming and unnecessary maintenance to the print heads. BOCA produces the paper for its printer and has refused to provide the precise manufacturing process that would allow another manufacturer to duplicate their product.

Because BOCA is the producer and owner of all associated data related to the flight strips, any vendor should contact BOCA to request access to their information. And vendor must be able to prove vendor has given access to data.

Capability Statement from interested vendors must include information from BOCA stating vendor has been given access to data.

Attached are the DRAFT Specifications and Drawings, and the FAA Business Declaration Form. Please respond by reviewing these items, submitting a completed, signed capability statement, and a filled-out and signed copy of the Declaration form (please submit electronically, email to address below).

All responses to this Market Survey must be received by November 6, 2017, 2:00 PM CT (Oklahoma time). All submittals should be submitted by email to:

Federal Aviation Administration

ATTN: Diana Pickel


NOTICE for informational purposes for Minority, Women-owned and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises: The Department of Transportation (DOT), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), has a program to assist small businesses, small businesses owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, and women-owned concerns to acquire short-term working capital assistance for transportation-related contracts. Loans are available under the DOT Short Term Lending Program (STLP) at prime interest rates to provide accounts receivable financing. The maximum line of credit is $500,000. For further information and applicable forms STLP, call the OSDBU at (800) 532-1169.

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Posted Date:
October 5, 2017
Description: BusinessDeclaration (pdf)
Description: SOW DSR Flight Strip Paper 06-27-2012 (doc)
Contracting Office Address :
FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, AAQ-721 AC - Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center (Oklahoma City, OK)
Point of Contact(s) :
Diana Pickel,, Phone: 405-954-8381

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