Thursday, May 23, 2013
Boeing Contracts Breeze-Eastern for MV-22 Winch
Breeze-Eastern has secured a contract from Boeing to design and build a new cargo winch for the MV-22 Osprey in operation with the U.S. Marine Corps. The agreement calls for Breeze-Eastern to supply 18 winches starting in 2014. The company notes that more than 1,000 aircraft feature Breeze-Eastern winch systems, including the AgustaWestland AW101, Sikorsky S-92 and CH-53D, as well as various fixed-wing aircraft such as the Airbus A400M.
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