Textron Aviation Defense LLC has been awarded an $8,789,035 undefinitized contract action (UCA) for the reconstitution of 15 aircraft in Iraq.
This US foreign military sales Acquisition Category III program provides the aforementioned the purchase of long-lead supplies required to reconstitute the aircraft for Iraq training.
The work provided for under this UCA must be in place to start training the Iraq T-6A fleet no later than the second quarter of 2018 in order to meet critical F-16 pilot demand in 2019.
Work will be performed at Inman Ali Air Base, Iraq.
This contract involves foreign military sales to Iraq and is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Funding provided by Iraq in the amount of $8,789,035 is being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8617-17-C-6225).
(Source: US Dept of Defense)