HALIFAX, Feb. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - IMP Group Limited, Aerospace Division
announced today that it has been awarded a contract to conduct
maintenance activities on the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) fleet of
25 CT-114 Tutor aircraft. The CT-114 Tutor is the aircraft flown by
Canada's Snowbird aerobatic team - a national icon with its distinctive
red and white paint scheme symbolizing our national flag.
The three-year contract is valued at 5.75 million dollars and includes
options for up to seven additional years of work. The primary contract
activity is the maintenance inspection and repair on ten CT-114 Tutors
each year. The work will be completed at 8 Wing in Trenton, Ontario,
and will employ approximately 20 individuals including technicians,
support and management personnel.
David Gossen, IMP Aerospace President, stated "IMP Aerospace is proud to
be awarded the contract to provide maintenance support for Canada's
world class Air Demonstration Squadron. IMP has over 40 years of
experience in delivering high quality service to numerous RCAF aircraft
fleets and will ensure that the CT-114 Tutor contract is executed to
the same high standard of excellence."
IMP Aerospace, based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and with operations across
Canada, employs 1,800 people and provides a broad spectrum of
engineering, manufacturing and maintenance services to the global
IMP Aerospace is a wholly-owned division of IMP Group Limited. The
Group is focused on global sustainable growth, with 3,700 experienced
people delivering service, quality and value to customers across
diverse sectors, such as aerospace, aviation, airline, healthcare,
information technology, hospitality and property development.
SOURCE IMP GROUP LTD.
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