Triumph receives USD 17.3m order from DLA for enhanced digital electronic control units

Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI) has announced receipt of its third delivery order of enhanced digital electronic control units from the Defense Logistics Agency, the company said.

The control units are for use in the US Army´s UH-60 Black Hawk and AH-64 Apache fleets. The USD 17.3M order is part of a five-year contract to complete the upgrade of approximately 3,100 digital electronic control units on the two fleets.

More than 2,000 EDECU orders will be filled through 2022 to satisfy the upgrade requirement for the highly utilized Black Hawk and Apache fleets as part of this latest contract. This delivery order provides a further advanced version of EDECU. Since 2013, Triumph has provided more than 7,000 EDECUs for Apache, Black Hawk, Jayhawk and Seahawk aircraft in the US. Army, US Navy and US Coast Guard fleet. Triumph will partner with military fleet logistics providers to facilitate the upgrades of the remaining EDECUs in the field.

Triumph Systems & Support´s Electronics & Control operating company in West Hartford, Connecticut will manufacture the units.

Triumph Group, Inc., headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aerospace and defense systems, components and structures.