GE secures $143m project with US Navy

Author: Spencer Ogden
Date posted28/Nov/2017
Author: Spencer Ogden
GE Aviation has secured a deal worth $143 million to deliver 22 T408 2 T408-GE-400 engines to the US Naval Air Systems Command. 

“GE is proud to support the joint team of Sikorsky, NAVAIR and the Marine Corps as we begin production of the T408, the most advanced turboshaft engine in its class,” said GE Aviation T408 Program Director, Linda Smith. 

According to officials, engine parts will be provided by GE facilities in Dayton. 

“The T408’s step change in propulsion capability will deliver unprecedented performance for the warfighter,” added Smith.

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