Army Taps General Electric to Provide Turboshaft Engines to Taiwan

GE T700General Electric‘s aviation arm will provide its T700 701D/401C turboshaft engine for military aircraft under a $2 billion foreign military sales contract with Taiwan.

The Defense Department said Friday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract supports U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force program requirements and runs through Dec. 31, 2020.

The Army Contracting Command at Redstone Arsenal is the contracting activity.

GE’s T700 701D/401C engines power Sikorsky‘s H-60 Black Hawk and Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) AH-64 Apache helicopters.

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