Rolls-Royce Awarded USD 103.3 Million Engine Services Contract for U.S. Navy T-45 Trainer Aircraft

Date: Issue 38 - January 2013

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been awarded a USD 103.3 million MissionCare™ contract by the U.S. Department of Defense to provide support for the F405 (Adour) engines that power the U.S. Navy’s T-45 training aircraft.

The contract reflects the continued success of MissionCare support for the U.S. Navy and exercises the fourth option year to provide guaranteed engine availability. This includes support ranging from on-wing through intermediate and depot level maintenance, under a five-year base contract that began in 2008. Rolls-Royce uses MissionCare to apply commercial Power By The Hour principles to the unique requirements of the defence industry.