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BAE Lands $248M Aircraft Systems Support Contract with USAF

Helicopter RadarThe U.S. Air Force has awarded BAE Systems a potential six-year, $248.2 million contract to provide electronic countermeasures technology and automatic testing and support equipment for F-16, C-130 and B-1B planes.

The Defense Department said Wednesday the sole-source contract also covers spares sustainment as well as aircraft systems repair and engineering services.

BAE’s systems information and electronic systems integration unit will perform the work at various sites in California, Texas, New York and New Hampshire.

The Air Force Sustainment Center at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity and DoD expects the company to finish contract work by June 30, 2021.

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