Frequently Asked Questions

Click here for the NAVAIR Office of Small Business Programs Frequently Asked Questions.

NAVAIR OSBP Introduction Video to Industry

This video explains what the OSBP can provide to industry seeking business with the Navy.  Click here to view the video. (Note:  Depending on your PC, the video may open directly from the website or it may open on your PC's media player.)

Before You Do Business with NAVAIR Tips

This brochure will help to explain what to do and how to best prepare for doing business with NAVAIR. Click here to view the brochure.

Department of the Navy Technology Acceleration

The Department of the Navy is building its advantage through SBIR with a novel program that is
simpler, faster, and more impactful. The NAVY Technology Acceleration effort will leverage small
business to enable technology adoption at the pace of innovation.  Click here for further information and to view flyer.

NAVAIR's Principal Deputy Program Managers (PDPMs) Small Business Representative Contact List

This list contain the phone numbers to all of NAVAIR's program offices.  Click here to view the list.

The NAVAIR Commander’s Intent

COMING SOON!

Message from GSA regarding SAM registrations

SAM.gov registration is FREE! There is NO FEE to register or maintain your SAM.gov registration. Provide the following information to the small businesses with whom you work: If you get an email, text, or phone call from a company asking you to contact them right away about your SAM.gov registration, be cautious. If you are asked to pay money to complete or renew your SAM.gov registration, be cautious. These messages are not from the Federal Government.

Contract Data (FPDS) Reports

Under “Data Bank” in sam.gov, the following message appears:

The FPDS reports module is now in SAM.gov as the DataBank. If you need to search for contract data or specific contracts, please go to FPDS.gov (opens in new window) and use the ezSearch tool. The FPDS search and data entry functions have not yet been migrated to SAM.gov, but will be migrated in the future.

Under “Search” in sam.gov, you can perform a keyword search and filter and there is a Help Guide link.

Market Research 101 Video

Hear from the NAVAIR Office of Small Business Programs, as they discuss Market Research 101.

Request for Proposal (RFP):

N68520-22-R-0029, Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Logistics Support (MROL) in support of Commander Fleet Readiness Center (COMFRC) intends to award a single source Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract for the Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Logistics Support (MROL) in support of Fleet Readiness Center, Aviation Support Equipment (FRCASE) during the 3rd QTR FY23 utilizing 8(a) small business set aside procedures. Please see the Statement of Work for specific requirements. The anticipated Period of Performance is a three (3) year ordering period.

Sam.gov posting here

NAVAIR Office of Small Business Webinar Series:

Meet the PTAC (Procurement Technical Assistant Center) your new best friend

Date: January 18, 2023 Time: 11:00 AM -12:30 PM EST

This webinar is an introduction to what most PTACs offer to help you with government contracting; such as a general overview of how the government buys goods and services. Our guest PTAC will introduce you to the services, tips and tools of the trade, which PTACs provide to help Small Businesses find contract opportunities and how to respond in a way that makes you a contender in the efforts. 

PTACs have multiple skills and training that they can share with you to prepare you for Federal Contracts. This includes guidance on how to become certified and registered and the benefits for small business participating in the 8a, Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), HUBZones, Woman Owned Businesses and Veteran Owned Business. Also an introduction to navigating SAM: How to manage GSA’s System for Award Management (SAM), required for government contracting. AN intro to doing Business with GSA Schedules and requirements and process for GSA Schedule contracts. Learn how to respond to RFPs/Proposal Writing:  Learn the structure of an RFP, how to understand every section and its requirements, how to identify required sources, and how to plan, develop write, review and deliver a complete, compliant and compelling proposal. How to navigate teaming arrangements and subcontracting. PTACs can help small businesses develop successful teaming and subcontract relationships with large businesses, other small businesses and individuals. 

Registration for this event can be found here

Any questions or comments on the Live Event please submit them to [email protected] by January 17, 2023.

Upcoming Outreach Events:

Team Orlando Central Florida Tech Grove Juice Bar events – hybrid event held the 2nd Wed of each month 1330-1430 EST (Connect on LinkedIn to see announcements)

NAWCTSD's PALT – bi-monthly hybrid event NAWCTSD PALT Info & Registration

NAWCAD LKE Industry Day: February 1, 2023 at 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM (In-Person) at Clarion Hotel Toms River NJ 815 Route 37 West Toms River, NJ 08755. Register here

Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. The meeting concludes at approximately at 3:00 p.m. This is an in-person event only.

Registration Fee is $25 to cover cost of continental breakfast, beverages, and buffet sandwich/salad lunch.

Attendees must register for this event by Friday, 27 January 2023. Unfortunately, we will not have any onsite/walk-in registrations.

Agenda:

Registration & Networking

Welcome and Opening Remarks, Ms. Sheila Harris-Adams, Chair, NAWCAD LKE-SBR

Keynote – NAWCAD LKE Overview, Ms. Kathleen Donnelly, Executive Director, NAWCAD LKE

Keynote - NAWCAD LKE Contracting, Mr. Patrick Smith, Director of Contracting, NAWCAD LKE

NAWCAD Department Overviews:

  • NAWCAD LKE Mission Operations & Integration
  • NAWCAD LKE Prototype, Manufacturing and Test
  • NAWCAD LKE Aircraft Launch & Recovery Equipment
  • NAWCAD LKE Support Equipment

Office of Small Business Programs Update

New Jersey Small Business Development Center, Kelly Broznya, CEO & State Director

Closing Remarks

Sea Air Space 2023 April 3-5 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor MD https://seaairspace.org/

NDIA Navy Gold Coast 2023 July 26-28 San Diego Convention Center, San Diego CA 

 

 

 

How to do Business with the Navy: NAVAIR, NAWCAD, NAWCWD, NAWCTSD

Check out the brief here.

 


 

How to Prepare for Your First Meeting with NAVAIR

Check out the brief here. 

 


 

Mentor Protégé Program Overview

 

Check out the brief here.

 


SBIR/STTR

 

Check out the brief here.

 


Office of Small Business: Meet the PTAC

 

Check out the brief here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Click here for the NAVAIR Office of Small Business Programs Frequently Asked Questions.

NAVAIR OSBP Introduction Video to Industry

This video explains what the OSBP can provide to industry seeking business with the Navy.  Click here to view the video. (Note:  Depending on your PC, the video may open directly from the website or it may open on your PC's media player.)

Before You Do Business with NAVAIR Tips

This brochure will help to explain what to do and how to best prepare for doing business with NAVAIR. Click here to view the brochure.

Department of the Navy Technology Acceleration

The Department of the Navy is building its advantage through SBIR with a novel program that is
simpler, faster, and more impactful. The NAVY Technology Acceleration effort will leverage small
business to enable technology adoption at the pace of innovation.  Click here for further information and to view flyer.

NAVAIR's Principal Deputy Program Managers (PDPMs) Small Business Representative Contact List

This list contain the phone numbers to all of NAVAIR's program offices.  Click here to view the list.

The NAVAIR Commander’s Intent

COMING SOON!

Message from GSA regarding SAM registrations

SAM.gov registration is FREE! There is NO FEE to register or maintain your SAM.gov registration. Provide the following information to the small businesses with whom you work: If you get an email, text, or phone call from a company asking you to contact them right away about your SAM.gov registration, be cautious. If you are asked to pay money to complete or renew your SAM.gov registration, be cautious. These messages are not from the Federal Government.

Contract Data (FPDS) Reports

Under “Data Bank” in sam.gov, the following message appears:

The FPDS reports module is now in SAM.gov as the DataBank. If you need to search for contract data or specific contracts, please go to FPDS.gov (opens in new window) and use the ezSearch tool. The FPDS search and data entry functions have not yet been migrated to SAM.gov, but will be migrated in the future.

Under “Search” in sam.gov, you can perform a keyword search and filter and there is a Help Guide link.

Market Research 101 Video

Hear from the NAVAIR Office of Small Business Programs, as they discuss Market Research 101.

Request for Proposal (RFP):

N68520-22-R-0029, Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Logistics Support (MROL) in support of Commander Fleet Readiness Center (COMFRC) intends to award a single source Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract for the Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Logistics Support (MROL) in support of Fleet Readiness Center, Aviation Support Equipment (FRCASE) during the 3rd QTR FY23 utilizing 8(a) small business set aside procedures. Please see the Statement of Work for specific requirements. The anticipated Period of Performance is a three (3) year ordering period.

Sam.gov posting here

NAVAIR Office of Small Business Webinar Series:

Meet the PTAC (Procurement Technical Assistant Center) your new best friend

Date: January 18, 2023 Time: 11:00 AM -12:30 PM EST

This webinar is an introduction to what most PTACs offer to help you with government contracting; such as a general overview of how the government buys goods and services. Our guest PTAC will introduce you to the services, tips and tools of the trade, which PTACs provide to help Small Businesses find contract opportunities and how to respond in a way that makes you a contender in the efforts. 

PTACs have multiple skills and training that they can share with you to prepare you for Federal Contracts. This includes guidance on how to become certified and registered and the benefits for small business participating in the 8a, Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), HUBZones, Woman Owned Businesses and Veteran Owned Business. Also an introduction to navigating SAM: How to manage GSA’s System for Award Management (SAM), required for government contracting. AN intro to doing Business with GSA Schedules and requirements and process for GSA Schedule contracts. Learn how to respond to RFPs/Proposal Writing:  Learn the structure of an RFP, how to understand every section and its requirements, how to identify required sources, and how to plan, develop write, review and deliver a complete, compliant and compelling proposal. How to navigate teaming arrangements and subcontracting. PTACs can help small businesses develop successful teaming and subcontract relationships with large businesses, other small businesses and individuals. 

Registration for this event can be found here

Any questions or comments on the Live Event please submit them to [email protected] by January 17, 2023.

Upcoming Outreach Events:

Team Orlando Central Florida Tech Grove Juice Bar events – hybrid event held the 2nd Wed of each month 1330-1430 EST (Connect on LinkedIn to see announcements)

NAWCTSD's PALT – bi-monthly hybrid event NAWCTSD PALT Info & Registration

NAWCAD LKE Industry Day: February 1, 2023 at 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM (In-Person) at Clarion Hotel Toms River NJ 815 Route 37 West Toms River, NJ 08755. Register here

Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. The meeting concludes at approximately at 3:00 p.m. This is an in-person event only.

Registration Fee is $25 to cover cost of continental breakfast, beverages, and buffet sandwich/salad lunch.

Attendees must register for this event by Friday, 27 January 2023. Unfortunately, we will not have any onsite/walk-in registrations.

Agenda:

Registration & Networking

Welcome and Opening Remarks, Ms. Sheila Harris-Adams, Chair, NAWCAD LKE-SBR

Keynote – NAWCAD LKE Overview, Ms. Kathleen Donnelly, Executive Director, NAWCAD LKE

Keynote - NAWCAD LKE Contracting, Mr. Patrick Smith, Director of Contracting, NAWCAD LKE

NAWCAD Department Overviews:

  • NAWCAD LKE Mission Operations & Integration
  • NAWCAD LKE Prototype, Manufacturing and Test
  • NAWCAD LKE Aircraft Launch & Recovery Equipment
  • NAWCAD LKE Support Equipment

Office of Small Business Programs Update

New Jersey Small Business Development Center, Kelly Broznya, CEO & State Director

Closing Remarks

Sea Air Space 2023 April 3-5 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor MD https://seaairspace.org/

NDIA Navy Gold Coast 2023 July 26-28 San Diego Convention Center, San Diego CA 

 

 

 

How to do Business with the Navy: NAVAIR, NAWCAD, NAWCWD, NAWCTSD

Check out the brief here.

 


 

How to Prepare for Your First Meeting with NAVAIR

Check out the brief here. 

 


 

Mentor Protégé Program Overview

 

Check out the brief here.

 


SBIR/STTR

 

Check out the brief here.

 


Office of Small Business: Meet the PTAC

 

Check out the brief here.

Office Of Small Business

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