General ElectricÂ (NYSE: GE) has received a six-month,Â $74 million contract to repair, replace and provide program support services for engine components of the U.S. Navy‘sÂ F/A-18 E/FÂ Super Hornet and EA-18G GrowlerÂ aircraft platforms.
TheÂ Defense Department said TuesdayÂ that GE will supportÂ 773 F414 aircraft engineÂ components under theÂ firm-fixed-price, performance-based logistics requirements type contract.
Ninety-nine percent of work will occur atÂ GE supplier facilities and the rest at the Fleet Readiness Center Southeast in Jacksonville, Florida.
The Pentagon expects the company to finish contract work by June 2018.
TheÂ Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support sourced the contract.