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MD Helicopter continues Cayuse Warrior support for Afghan Air Force

17th November 2020 - 10:00 GMT | by The Shephard News Team

Contract modification covers logistics support until May 2021

MD 530F Cayuse Warrior helicopters operated by the Afghan Air Force will continue to receive logistics support from MD Helicopters, under a $34.04 million contract modification from US Army Contracting Command. 

Work will be performed in Mesa, Arizona and Kabul, Afghanistan, with an estimated completion date of 31 May 2021. 

FY 2021 Afghanistan Security Forces (Army) funds for the full amount of the contract modification were obligated at the time of the award, the DoD announced on 13 November. 

Shephard Defence Insight calculates that there are 60 MD 530Fs in the Afghan Air Force inventory.

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