The Vertex Company will provide contractor logistics support for the US Navy and US Marine Corps’ fleet of C-12 Huron aircraft under a new $230 million contract awarded by the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR).
“The Vertex Company provides the US Navy and Marine Corps with high-quality services that ensure aircraft readiness,” said Ed Boyington, President and CEO of The Vertex Company. “We bring an uncompromising focus on quality to contractor logistics support programs around the world.”
Under the new contract, Vertex will provide a range of services including site support, aircraft depot maintenance, engine depot maintenance, propeller depot overhauls and modifications for the C-12 twin-engine aircraft, which are used for light passenger and cargo missions.
“We look forward to continuing The Vertex Company’s record of success maintaining, repairing and overhauling C-12 aircraft,” said Richard ‘Vinny’ Caputo, President of Aerospace & Defense Services at The Vertex Company.
The contract period of performance is a three-month base for transition plus a nine-month option for full performance in the ‘base year’ and four one-year options thereafter.