Use of Fiscal Year 2003 Funds for Boeing 737 Aircraft Lease Payments, B-300222, March 28, 2003
B-300222: Mar 28, 2003
Is authorized to use fiscal year 2003 funds to incur or liquidate obligations for lease payments for Boeing 737 aircraft. " on the basis that "[t]he Boeing Company is the manufacturer of the C-40B and C-40C special mission aircraft and the only contractor that has demonstrated the expertise and working knowledge necessary to provide these aircraft.". The J&A justified use of noncompetitive procedures on the basis that Boeing was the only source capable of furnishing the aircraft and services. The DOD Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2003 was enacted. The Department of Defense is authorized to use fiscal year 2003 funds to incur or liquidate obligations for lease payments for Boeing 737 aircraft.