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Beechcraft to Replace Argentina’s Military Training Aircraft Under $88M Air Force FMS Contract

Textron‘s (NYSE: TXT) Beechcraft subsidiary has landed a one-year, $88.2 million “undefinitized” contract with the U.S. Air Force to build trainer aircraft and provide maintenance support and pilot training services for Argentina’s air force as part of a foreign military sales deal. The Defense Department said Tuesday Beechcraft will deliver four T-6C+ …

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State Dept OKs Potential $300M Beechcraft Trainer Aircraft Sale to Argentina

The State Department has approved Argentina’s request to procure 24 Beechcraft-built trainer aircraft as well as related training and support from the U.S. government under a potential $300 million foreign military sales agreement. Argentina asked to acquire 24 T-6C+ Texan trainer aircraft along with initial spare parts and U.S. Air Force Materiel Command services …

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Northrop Unit to Provide Navigation Tech for Beechcraft Turboprop Planes

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 3, 2016 — A Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) subsidiary will provide navigation technology for the special missions variant of Beechcraft‘s King Air turboprop aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Northrop said Wednesday the LCR-100N system built by its LITEF unit will be an “inertial product option” for the King Air and consist of gyrocompass …

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State Dept Clears $350M Beechcraft KA-350 Aircraft Sustainment Deal for Iraq

The State Department has approved Iraq’s request to buy $350 million in sustainment services for the country’s fleet of Beechcraft-built King Air 350 turboprop aircraft from the U.S. government through a foreign military sales agreement. Iraq requested a five-year sustainment package for one KA-350 transport plane and five units of the aircraft’s ISR variant, …

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Textron Acquires Beechcraft for $1.4B; Scott Donnelly Comments

Textron (NYSE:TXT) has formed a new aviation segment following the acquisition of Beechcraft’s parent company Beech Holdings LLC for nearly $1.4 billion in cash. Scott Ernest, formerly president and CEO of Textron’s Cessna business, has been appointed CEO of Textron Aviation, which combines the Beechcraft and Cessna businesses, Textron said Friday. …

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Air Force Taps JPATS for Potential $2B T-6 Trainer Fleet Support IDIQ

JPATS Logistics Services has won a potential five-year, $2.2 billion contract to help the U.S. Air Force manage base supply of T-6 Joint Primary Aircraft Training Systems. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will also help T-6 users accomplish daily flight schedules as well as provide transparent supply chain management services in …

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DynCorp Gets $160M Modification on Navy Trainer Aircraft Support Contract

DynCorp International has received a one-year, $160.4 million contract modification to continue to provide organizational, intermediate and depot-level maintenance and logistics support for three models of U.S. Navy trainer aircraft. The Defense Department said Monday the modification covers support work on 16 T-34 Mentor, 54 T-44 Pegasus and 287 T-6 Texan platforms. …

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State Dept Approves $1B Trainer Aircraft Logistics Support Deal With Iraq

The State Department has approved Iraq’s request to procure pilot and maintenance training, base support and contractor logistical support for C-172, C-208 and T-6 trainer aircraft under a potential $1.06 billion foreign military sales agreement. Iraq requested contractor aircraft modification services, repair and spare parts, publications, aircraft ferry, miscellaneous parts, training base operation and base …

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L-3 Subsidiary Wins $302M Navy Logistics Support Contract for C-12 Transport, Trainer Planes

A subsidiary of L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential $302.2 million contract to provide logistics services for the C-12 Huron utility lift aircraft of the U.S. Navy. L-3 unit Vertex Aerospace will perform post-production, aircraft maintenance and materials delivery for Marine Corps Reserve C-12 as well as Navy TC-12B trainer aircraft, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Vertex Aerospace …

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