AAR wins USAF USD 909m landing gear contract

AAR (NYSE: AIR) has been awarded a USD 909,394,297 fixed-price contract from the US Air Force for the Landing Gear Performance-Based Logistics One program, with work expected to be completed by 2032, the company said.

AAR will provide total supply chain management including purchasing, remanufacturing, distribution, and inventory control to support all Air Force depot and field-level, foreign military sales, other services, and contractor requisitions received for all C-130, KC-135, and E-3 landing gear parts.

Repair work will be done at AAR´s landing gear services facility in Miami and inventory supply and management will be handled via AAR offices and warehouses in Wood Dale, Illinois and Ogden, Utah.

AAR is a global aftermarket solutions company that employs more than 4,500 people in over 20 countries. Based in Wood Dale, Illinois, AAR supports commercial aviation and government customers through two operating segments: Aviation Services and Expeditionary Services. AAR´s Aviation Services include inventory management; parts supply; OEM parts distribution; aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul; and component repair. AAR´s Expeditionary Services include airlift operations; mobility systems; and command and control centers in support of military and humanitarian missions.