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Airbus Secures Army Funds for Lakota Helicopter Sustainment, Logistics Support

Airbus Secures Army Funds for Lakota Helicopter Sustainment, Logistics Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Airbus Secures Army Funds for Lakota Helicopter Sustainment, Logistics Support - top government contractors - best government contracting eventAirbus‘ helicopter manufacturing division has received a $35.2 million contract modification to sustain and provide logistics and parts support for the U.S. Army‘s UH-72 Lakota helicopters.

The Army has revised contract line item numbers to increase the number of total estimated flying hours and amount of funds for the flying-hour rate, the Defense Department said Wednesday.

Work will occur at an Airbus facility in Grand Prairie, Texas, through December 2017 and the full obligated amount is from the service branch’s fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance funds.

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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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