Helicopter Transport Services LLC
B-400295,B-400295.2: Sep 29, 2008
- Full Report:
Helicopter Transport Services LLC (HTS) protests the award of contracts to Erickson Air-Crane, Inc. and Columbia Helicopters, Inc. under request for proposals (RFP) No. AG-024B-S-08-9003, issued by the U.S. Forest Service, National Interagency Fire Center, Boise, Idaho, for fire support helicopter services. HTS alleges that the agency: improperly evaluated proposals under the most important technical evaluation factor on a pass/fail basis; improperly evaluated the protester's past performance; and failed to conduct an adequate price/technical tradeoff.
We sustain the protest.