NAVAIR awards USD 81m aircrew services contract

KBR (NYSE: KBR) has announced the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has awarded KBR a USD 81m contract to provide aircrew services to the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD), the company said.

Under this contract, KBR´s certified and qualified aircrew will support the mission essential test and evaluation of all manned and unmanned air vehicles for Naval Test Wing Atlantic and Pacific squadrons. Aircrew will include: test pilots, weapons systems operators, flight engineers, aerial photographers, flight technicians, loadmasters, instructors, unmanned air vehicle operators and other specialists.

KBR will primarily perform this work at Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River, Maryland, as well as NAS Point Mugu and NAS China Lake in California. This cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is for five years with an option to extend six months.

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