GE Aviation supporting H-53E Engine Reliability Improvement
General Electric Aviation has secured a $9.7 million modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract.
The modification procures non-recurring engineering services and support for the second phase of assembly planning efforts for the T-64 engine production.
This line of production forms part of the H-53E (pictured) Engine Reliability Improvement Programme and will be carried out at locations in Kentucky, Massachusetts, North Carolina and Vermont. Work will be completed by December 2021.
The Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity and the programme will be financed by FY2020 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds which will be obligated at time of award.
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