Navy Taps Boeing-Bell JV for Tiltrotor Aircraft Technical Support Services

BoeingBell Helicopter joint venture has secured a potential five-year, $18 million contract to render support services for the U.S. Navy‘s V-22 tiltrotor aircraft fleet.

The Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office will perform technical analysis, engineering and integration efforts under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Tuesday.

Work is scheduled to be completed by December 2022 with funds to be obligated upon issuance of individual task orders.

The Naval Air Systems Command awarded the contract in compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1 guidelines for sole-source acquisition.

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