AECOM gets 9-year contract to provide US Army with rotary wing training services

AECOM (NYSE:ACM), a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, has announced that it has been awarded a nine-year contract by the US Army Mission and Installation Contracting Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia to provide rotary wing flight training instructor support services at Fort Rucker, Alabama, the company said.

The USD 442 million, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, which successfully resolved a protest, includes a 12-month base period plus option years, and is expected to be completed by September 30, 2026. The value of the contract will be added to AECOM´s backlog for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018.

AECOM will continue to provide all personnel, supervision and other services necessary to perform on-going services for rotary wing flight training, flight training support and flight training service support.

AECOM´s rotary wing flight training organization provides classroom academic instruction and hands-on flight training. Using a variety of helicopters and flight simulation devices, the company instructs each and every US Army aviator during their initial entry rotary wing aviator training. The company also instructs each US Air Force helicopter pilot during their specialized undergraduate helicopter pilot training course.

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