Aery Aviation Wins Contract with German Defense Contractor for the Development, Engineering and Certification Services on a Special Mission Pilatus PC-12 prototype

 Newport News, Va. –  Aery Aviation announced today that it has been awarded a multi-million-dollar contract from a German Defense Prime Contractor to provide design, engineering, modification, program management and certification services for a special mission Pilatus PC-12.  The German Prime Defense Contractor will ultimately operate the aircraft for the German MOD.

Aery will integrate a high-performance radar system along with other special mission equipment into a modified Pilatus PC-12 aircraft.  The complete package will include special antenna configurations, a unique military radar, sensor operator’s workstation, military communications radios including satcom and ground based.

Aery is looking forward to working with the German Prime Contractor on this project,” said Aery CEO Steve Walton. “This is a great opportunity for Aery to demonstrate its capabilities globally while being involved in a unique one of a kind program which is a “difference maker” for the German MOD.  We hope to continue working on such programs with our customer and the German MOD in the future.”

Aery’s work efforts are separated into a multi-year phased program to include; planning, design, analysis, aircraft modification/integration, ground/flight testing and certification phases. Modifications will take place at Aery’s customer facility in Germany with on-site Aery staff who are in the process of opening a full-time office at the modification facility.

The contract is expected to last thru 2018 and possibly longer, with modifications occurring from April 2018 to September 2018 and flight operations beginning in October 2018 and concluding in December.  Aery anticipates that the unique radar and other systems will be utilized on additional special mission platforms for a variety of commercial and military purposes starting in 2019.

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ABOUT AERY AVIATION: Aery provides design, engineering, systems integration, modifications, certification, maintenance and flight operations solutions that support critical aviation mission requirements for a variety of customers including the United States Department of Defense, other U.S. government agencies, foreign governments and select corporations and individuals in the private sector.  Our experienced team of professionals provides efficient, economical and flexible service that responds to the most challenging demands facing the aviation industry today. Our commitment to safety, compliance and security has earned us a reputation as one of the most forward-thinking aviation companies worldwide. We are headquartered in Newport News, Virginia and are deployed globally to meet our clients needs.

 

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