Rolls Royce Takes in $54M for Super Hercules Work for Kuwait, Marines Corp

Rolls-Royce Corp logoRolls-Royce Corp. has won an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract worth up to more than $54 million to provide support and parts for 50 KC-130 aircraft, three of which are for the government of Kuwait under the foreign military sales program.

The company will also provide depot-level engine repair, propeller and propulsion system components to 47 aircraft for the U.S. Marine Corps, and will perform more than 90 percent of contract work in Indianapolis.

More than 2 percent of the work will take place in Kuwait.

The Pentagon expects the company to complete the contract work in February 2015 and more than $24.5 million in fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance funds currently obligated on the award will expire at the end of the fiscal year.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity

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