VSE to repair and maintain ground equipment at Kadena Air Base in Japan

18 June 2017 (Last Updated June 18th, 2017 18:30)

VSE has secured a task order to help the US Air Force (USAF) repair and maintain aircraft, aerospace ground equipment and support equipment at Kadena Air Base in Japan.

VSE has secured a task order to help the US Air Force (USAF) repair and maintain aircraft, aerospace ground equipment and support equipment at Kadena Air Base in Japan.

The $22.3m order was awarded under the USAF’s Contract Field Teams (CFT) Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract.

Under the order, VSE will provide corrosion control treatment, prevention and repair maintenance to aircraft, aerospace ground equipment and support equipment operated by the 18th Equipment Maintenance Squadron, 353d Special Operations Group, Navy Commander Task Force 72.2, and associated units.

VSE Federal Services Group president JR Brown said: “VSE has a long history of providing quality corrosion prevention, abatement, remediation and control for our nation’s military and ground support equipment.

"VSE has a long history of providing quality corrosion prevention, abatement, remediation and control for our nation’s military and ground support equipment."

The task order has a one-year base period of performance with two one-year option periods.

The CFT programme seeks to provide temporary and long-term labour support for a variety of technical service needs such as maintenance and repair, depot services, inspections, modernisation for contingency support for aircraft, vehicles, weapon systems, and other equipment.

The CFT contracts are awarded to support requirements generated by the Air Force, Army, Navy, Coast Guard, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Homeland Security, and other Federal agencies.