To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

Raytheon Australia tapped for RAN AS350BA fleet support

29th July 2009 - 11:30 GMT | by in Canberra


Raytheon Australia has been tapped to provide in-service support for the Royal Australian Navy’s Aerospatiale AS350BA Squirrel helicopters through to their planned life of type with an initial five year contract announced 29 July.

The deal has an expected annual value of A$9.5 million per annum.

The initial five year deal is supported by options for four single year extensions, taking the Squirrel through to 2018.

Raytheon received a A$24,077 mobilisation payment under the new contract structure on 16 July with this covering top level provision of services from 13 July 2009 to 30 June 2011.

Australia’s minister for defence

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 1 free story per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial

Share to