4-Oct-2011 Source: US DoD
Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems of Warner Robins, Ga. is being awarded an estimated $8,395,974 cost plus award fee contract modification to modify and disassemble a UH-1N aircraft and convert it to a TH-1H aircraft. The cabin is inspected to find any cracks and corrosion which are repaired as required. The outdated obsolete analog avionics package is replaced with a state of the art avionic suite and analog display gauges are replaced with multi-functional displays. The complete drive train is replaced and a new Huey II kit is installed along with overhauled/upgraded engines, overhauled/upgraded transmission, avionics package, glass cockpit as well as new crashworthy seats. WR-ALC/GRUKB, Robins Air Force Base, Ga. is the contracting activity (FA8530-08-D-0008 0021).