Rolls-Royce Lands Another Military Contract Boost

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The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded a major contract boost to Rolls-Royce Corp. in Indianapolis. The $40 million award calls for support of the propulsion systems on C-130J aircraft used by the U.S. Air Force.

The contract calls for Rolls-Royce to provide repair, inventory control point management, sustainment support, sustaining engineering support and technical data support. Work will be performed in Indianapolis and is expected to be complete by January 31, 2018.

The contract modification follows a similar award given to Rolls-Royce, which was set to expire at the end of July. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Robins Air Force Base in Georgia is the contracting activity.

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