Published date: 14 August 2020

Last edited date: 28 September 2020

This notice was replaced on 15 December 2020

This notice does not contain the most up-to-date information about this procurement. The most recent notice is:

Awarded contract (published 15 December 2020)

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Contract summary


  • Air traffic control software package - 48121000

  • Air traffic control software development services - 72212121

Location of contract

South West

Value of contract

£1,700,000 to £8,500,000

Procurement reference


Published date

14 August 2020

Closing date

19 October 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

23 November 2020

Contract end date

31 December 2021

Contract type

Supply contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

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Provision of remote aerodrome air traffic services (ATS) (commonly known as 'remote towers'), enabling the provision of aerodrome ATS from RNAS Predannack by means of technology and delivered to RNAS Culdrose. Includes potential options for provision of services to additional sites.

Application instructions included within Invitation To Tender document.

There will be a site visit held at RNAS Preddanack and RNAS Culdrose on 24th and 25th of August. Please confirm your ability to attend by 20th August by emailing the address provided.

About the buyer

Contact name

Katie Goble


Room 303, Building 1/080 Jago Road
HM Naval Base Portsmouth


02392 727473