The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded a massive military contract to Rolls-Royce Corp. in Indianapolis. The $420 million contract calls for engine sustainment services for the U.S. Air Force.
The services included in the contract call for maintenance, repair, and overhaul of the AE 3007H engine that supports unmanned aerial aircraft used by the Air Force and the U.S. Navy. The engines are produced in Indianapolis. It will also include program management and sustaining engineering services.
Work on the contract will be performed at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma and Montreal, Canada. The contract is expected to be complete by the end of June 2024.
The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Tinker Air Force Base is the contracting activity.