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L-3 Receives $160M Modification on Navy Trainer Aircraft Support Contract

L-3 Receives $160M Modification on Navy Trainer Aircraft Support Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

LogisticsAn L-3 Communications subsidiary has been awarded a one-year, $160.2 million contract modification to perform support work on 200 T-45 trainer jets at multiple naval air stations in the U.S.

The Defense Department said Tuesday that L-3 Communications Vertex Aerospace will provide organizational, intermediate, logistics and depot-level maintenance services for the U.S. Navy‘s aviation training fleet.

The military service will obligate funds per each delivery order and L-3 Vertex will perform work at naval air bases in Mississippi, Texas, Florida and Maryland.

L-3 said the logistics portion of contract work includes sustaining engineering, parts and materials acquisition and supply and government property management services.

A BAE SystemsBoeing alliance designed and built the T-45 aircraft as a replacement for the Navy’s TA-4J and T-2C aircrew training platforms.

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Written by Mary-Louise Hoffman

is a writer of news summaries about executive-level business activity in the government contracting sector. Her reports for ExecutiveBiz are focused on trends and events that drive the GovCon industry to include commercial technologies that private companies are developing for federal government use. She contributes news content to ExecutiveBiz’s sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveGov.

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