NEWS: A digest of aerospace, defense and technology news from the Gulf Coast I-10 region
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Contract: EADS, $25.6M
EADS North American Defense, Arlington, Va., was awarded a $25,588,548 contract for funding of the Army's Light Utility Helicopter contract for five UH-72A and supporting mission kits and equipment packages. Work will be performed at Columbus, Miss., with an estimated completion date of March 1, 2010. U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 01/21/09) EADS North America also has operations in Mobile, Ala.