L-3 to Provide Services on CT-114 Tutor Aircraft Fleet
L-3 Communications (NYSE:LLL) announced today that its MAS division has been awarded a contract from the Canadian government to provide engineering, repair & overhaul, and publication management services on the CT-114 Tutor aircraft demonstration fleet. This two-year contract will run from 2016 to 2018 and includes three additional option years. With this award, L-3 MAS will continue to support Canada’s fleet of demonstration aircraft, as it has done for more than 40 years.
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“We continue to focus on strengthening our international footprint for innovative, targeted and affordable customer solutions by securing important recompete awards like this one,” said Mark Von Schwarz, president of L-3’s Aerospace Systems business segment. “As a leading supplier of aircraft In-Service Support (ISS) services to the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF), we welcome this announcement as a continuation of a long tradition of cooperation between the RCAF and L-3.”
“As the OEM of the aircraft, we are excited that this contract will provide us with the opportunity to demonstrate our exceptional ISS capabilities. With our extensive CT-114 experience and versatile expertise, we are proud to offer the most cost-effective and technically superior solutions to keep the fleet airborne over the coming years,” added Jacques Comtois, vice president and general manager of L-3 MAS.
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