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Elbit’s M7 Wins 2012-2014 Maintenance for US C-23, C-26 Fleets

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C-23 landing, Kuwait(click to view full) M7 Aerospace became an Elbit Systems of America subsidiary in December 2010. Its 6 integrated business segments include Aerostructures Manufacturing; Government Logistics Support Services; Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul; Engineering Services; Aircraft Parts & Support and Supply Chain Management and Purchasing. Their platform specialties include the Shorts Aircraft series of short take-off light transports (incl. US Army’s C-23), and Fairchild’s Merlin & Metro (US C-26 variants). The US military continues to operate variants of these aircraft, and M7’s strong position in those niches has led to a number of contract wins. A pair of December 2011 support contracts, dating back to FY 2005 and FY 2009, illustrate the point… Contracts & Key Events RC-26B Dec 23/11: M7 Aerospace LP in San Antonio, TX wins an $11.8 million firm-fixed-price contract for life cycle contractor support of the US Army’s fleet of C-26B Metroliners. Work will be performed in San Antonio, TX, with an estimated completion date of Dec 31/14. The bid was solicited through the Internet, with 2 bids received by U.S. Army Contracting Command in Redstone Arsenal, AL (W58RGZ-09-C-0207). The other bidder was likely Lear Siegler, who won the FY 2010 contract. The Metro was […]

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