Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Pratt & Whitney to Provide MRO for South Korean Air Force F-16, F-15K
Pratt & Whitney received a $300 million contract from the Republic of Korea Air Force to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for its fleet of F-16 and F-15K fighters.
(Pratt & Whitney F100 engine)
The five-year contract calls for support of 230 of Pratt & Whitney’s F100 engines. This is the first engine maintenance contract Pratt & Whitney has received from the Republic of Korea, the company said.
"Pratt & Whitney is proud of our decades-long partnership with the Republic of Korea Air Force, providing reliable engines and affordable readiness in support of their fleet," said Howie Chandler, vice president, military business development and aftermarket services for Pratt & Whitney. More