Boeing, Marines, Navy Celebrate $115 Million V-22 Facility

Boeing, the U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy celebrated the transformation of a 350,000-square-foot facility outside Philadelphia into a modern factory where company employees will build fuselages for the V-22 tiltrotor aircraft and modernize the MV-22 fleet for the Marines. “Boeing’s $115 million investment supports U.S. and international demand for the unrivaled…

Mikros Announces Additional Navy Funding for ADEPT Program

Mikros Announces Additional Navy Funding for ADEPT Program

Mikros Systems an advanced technology company specializing in electronic systems technology for advanced maintenance in military, industrial and commercial applications, announced it has received additional funding of almost $1.0 million to provide engineering, technical and logistics support for its ADEPT (Adaptive Diagnostic Electronic Portable Testset) maintenance workstation product. Mikros Systems has received over $2.5 million…

Ampex Data Systems Announces Multi-year Contract with Northrop Grumman for U.S. Navy’s E2-D Hawkeye

Ampex Data Systems (Ampex), a Delta Information Systems Company, announced the receipt of a Full Rate Production Lot 7 (FRP-7) contract from Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation. In addition to multiple TuffServ282 (TS282) Rugged Network File Servers (NFS), Ampex will be delivering supporting storage media for use in the United States Navy’s E-2D Hawkeye airborne surveillance…

Riveer Introduces WINGMAN Aircraft Washing System for In-Hangar Washing

Riveer, a maker of wash racks and decontamination systems, has announced the release of their newest corrosion control aircraft wash system, the WINGMAN. WINGMAN is an electric hot water foam and rinse system designed for in-hangar washing of fixed wing and rotary aircraft. WINGMAN helps squadrons comply with guidelines (TM 1-1500-344-23-2, TO 1-1-691, NAVAIR 01-1A-509-1)…

Ecoclean Offers Flexible Bar Spray Cleaning

Increasing demands on cleanliness, in terms of freedom from both particulate and film-type contaminants, call for the use of adapted cleaning solutions. These now include a new spray cleaning system for solvent-based cleaning machines by Ecoclean. With this process option, spray processes and injection flood washing can be performed at adjustable pressures between 10 and…

Safran to Continue Supporting UK MOD Merlin and Apache Engines

Safran Helicopter Engines has signed a three-year support contract extension with the UK Ministry of Defence’s Defence Equipment and Support agency, to provide an end-to-end availability service for the RTM322 engines fitted to Royal Navy Merlin and British Army Apache AH Mk1 helicopters. Covering a fleet of more than 400 engines, the contract represents a…

AAR, Tawazun Economic Council and Global Aerospace Logistics Sign Joint Repair Management Deal at Paris Air Show

AAR signed a new contract with Tawazun Economic Council, a defense and security industry enabler in the United Arab Emirates, and Global Aerospace Logistics (GAL), an Abu Dhabi-based professional aerospace and defense services company, to provide component repair management and consulting services for UAE military fleets. Signed on June 18 at Paris Air Show, AAR…