ARCHIVED Tethered Remote Piloted Aircraft (201704598/A)

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Tender Notice


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Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2017/03/31 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


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Solicitation number
Region of opportunity
Region of delivery
National Capital Region
Notice type
Request for Proposal (RFP)
Trade agreement
  • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
Tendering procedure
Procurement entity
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
End user entity
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Contact Information

Contact name
Vennos, Markos
Contact email
Contact phone
Contact address
73 Leikin Drive M1-4-901 Mailstop 15
Ottawa  ON
K1A 0R2


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The Royal Canadian Mounted Police has a requirement to purchase a tethered Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) in order to provide extended flight capability and increased payload capacity during police operations. The Tethered RPA system is required to be delivered by March 31 2017 (or very best delivery date offered) to the RCMP NHQ National Traffic Services, located in Ottawa, Canada.

Any resulting contract will be valid from date of contract award for the duration of the warranty.

The responsive proposal with the highest responsive combined rating of technical merit (60%) and price (40%) will be recommended for award.

This requirement is subject to the following Trade Agreements:

  • Agreement on Internal Trade – AIT

This procurement is subject to the Controlled Goods Program.

There is no security requirement associated with this work.

The RCMP has adopted the Integrity Regime administered by PSPC. As a result, the integrity provisions are being applied in RCMP contracting activities as outlined in this solicitation.

The Crown retains the rights to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.

Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

The RCMP has published its National Procurement Plan for 2016/17.For further information please see link:

 Please direct any questions to:

Markos Vennos

Senior Procurement & Contracting Officer

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

73 Leikin Drive M1-4-901 Mailstop 15

Ottawa, ON, K1A 0R2

Fax: 613-825-0082


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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
rfp_201704598a_final_en.pdf000English- 2017-03-01
rfp_201704598a_final_fr.pdf000French- 2017-03-01
rfp_201704598a_en_amdt_001.pdf001English- 2017-03-09
rfp_201704598a_fr_amdt_001.pdf001French- 2017-03-09
rfp_201704598a_en_amdt_002.pdf002English- 2017-03-17
rfp_201704598a_fr_amdt_002.pdf002French- 2017-03-17
rfp_201704598a_en_amdt_003.pdf003English- 2017-03-24
rfp_201704598a_fr_amdt_003.pdf003French- 2017-03-24

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