L-3 MAS has received a contract from The Boeing Co. to provide component repair and overhaul (R&O) services for U.S. Navy (USN) F/A-18 Outer Wing Panels (OWPs). L-3 MAS has already successfully delivered more than 80 USN F/A-18 OWPs on a previous Boeing contract.
“We are honored to again be chosen by Boeing to help support its U.S. Navy customer on the F/A-18 program,” says Jacques Comtois, vice president and general manager, L-3 MAS. “Our re-selection to support this vital platform is a testament to our past performance and our ongoing commitment to flawless execution, continuous improvement and long-term partnerships. We look forward to deepening our long, mutually beneficial relationship with Boeing.”
The new contract with Boeing is for one year with four option years. L-3 MAS will provide depot-level R&O services that will include inspection, corrosion control, major component repair and/or replacement and modification of the F/A-18 OWPs.