Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Air Force Inks $319 Million Boeing Contract for C-32, C-40 Support
|Boeing C-40C. Photo: Boeing|
[Avionics Today 05-18-2016] Boeing will continue maintaining and supporting the U.S. Air Force’s C-32A and C-40BC executive aircraft through a new seven-year, $319 million contract awarded in March.
The Air Force uses the C-32A and C-40BC, which are based on the Boeing 757 and 737 passenger planes, to transport the vice president, cabinet members and military commanders among others. Boeing has supported the aircraft since first delivery in 1998 and 2001.