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L3 to support USAF C-12 aircraft

28 October 2011

L3 Communications has been awarded a firm-fixed-price and cost-reimbursable, no-fee contract modification to support US Air Force C-12 Huron aircraft.

Under the $21.3m contract, the company will provide contractor logistics support for the aircraft in support of Pacific Air Forces, Air Force Materiel Command, the Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Defense Security Cooperation Agency.

The C-12 is a twin-engine turboprop aircraft that is based on the Beechcraft Super King Air and Beechcraft 1900.

The aircraft is capable of performing surveillance missions including medical evacuation, passenger and light cargo transport.

The one-year logistics support services include maintenance, repair and support functions and will be performed at the company's facility in Mississippi, US.

Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahama, US, will be the contracting activity.