John Heller: PAE to Provide Aircraft Maintenance Support at Eglin AF Base

John Heller
John Heller

PAE will help the U.S. Air Force maintain aircraft and equipment at Eglin AF Base in Florida under a contract worth potentially $158M over seven and a half years.

The company said Thursday it will perform maintenance, repair and modification work on F-15, F-16 and other aricraft platforms.

Work will also involve crash recovery, logistics and technical support services.

John Heller, president and CEO of PAE and a 2020 Wash100 awardee, said the company analyzes and uses data to update processes that support Air Force missions.

The contract includes six one-year option periods and a six-month extension.

“PAE employs top aviation industry professionals who will lend their expertise to a full range of maintenance capabilities at Eglin,” Heller added.

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