AAR Airlift, CHI Aviation & Columbia Helicopters Awarded $948m CENTCOM Rotary Wing Airlift Contracts

AAR Airlift Group Inc., Palm Bay, Florida (HTC711-17-D-R016, $158,659,780); Construction Helicopters Inc., doing business as CHI Aviation, Howell, Michigan (HTC711-17-D-R017, $153,972,615); and Columbia Helicopters, Aurora, Oregon (HTC711-17-D-R018, $172,187,683), have been awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, fixed-price contracts to provide rotary wing airlift services, which support U.S. Central Command area of responsibility (USCENTCOM AOR).

The total value of the rotary wing program through fiscal 2021 is $948,817,666.

Work will be performed within the USCENTCOM AOR as specified in the performance work statement. The contract is for rotary wing airlift support within USCENTCOM AOR.

Base year performance is from May 3, 2017 to April 30, 2018, with an expected completion date of April 30, 2021, including options.

Task orders will be funded by fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance funds.

The contracting activity is the U.S. Transportation Command, Directorate of Acquisition, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois.


AAR Airlift Group

Columbia Helicopters