Houston Air, Inc., B-292345, August 15, 2003
B-292345, Aug 15, 2003
Where the awardee's more relevant experience and past performance was reasonably found to be superior and to offset the protester's modest price advantage. The RFP was issued on March 2003 using simplified acquisition procedures. Each of the aircraft here will be used to provide an aerial platform for the government Air Attack Group Supervisor (ATGS). At issue here is the award of item No. 3 to Spur Aviation for an aircraft and pilot for Billings. Offeror capability. /2/ The offeror capability factor was comprised of two subfactors: organizational experience and organizational past performance. Will be given greater weight than reports obtained from others.". Award was to be made to the proposal that offered the "best combination of aircraft payload capacity.