Pentagon Contract Announcement
(Source: US Department of Defense; issued Oct. 1, 2007)
Hawker Beechcraft has won a $3 billion order for T-6A Texan II primary trainers, part of the Joint Primary Pilot Training (JPPT) program. (USAF photo)
The Hawker Beechcraft Corp. of Wichita, Kan. is being awarded a contract modification for $3,000,000,000.

This contract is the framework that will be used to procure Lot 14 through Lot 20 of the T-6A aircraft used by the Air Force and Navy to train pilots. Lot 14 and part of Lot 15 will be primarily Air Force aircraft where areas the subsequent lots will be Navy aircraft.

This contract will also procure related items to the aircraft such as ground-based training systems, field service support, and aircraft change modifications. At this time no funds have been obligated.

JPATSS/PK, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Ohio is the contracting activity (FA8617-07-D-6151 P00002).

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