Babcock has been awarded a 10-year multi-million contract for the worldwide help of air transit and plane operation gear by the Aeronautical Upkeep Division (French Ministry of Armed Forces). Within the first half of 2023, Babcock, in partnership with AES and TLD (a part of Alvest Group), will arrange operations on 5 army bases in France, together with a customer-focused help coordination centre in Bordeaux-Beauséjour. Groups of technicians will work on 26 army bases (Air Drive, Navy and Military) in France and overseas with a workshop truck.

Pierre Basquin, CEO Babcock France stated:“This primary GSE contract is a crucial and strategic step for Babcock in France, and we’re proud that the Aeronautical Upkeep Division has trusted us to supply this important service. This new contract locations us in an excellent place for future alternatives within the land sector and with the French armed forces. We’re wanting ahead to this new problem.”


That is Babcock’s first important Land Sector contract in France, and will probably be supported by functionality switch from our UK enterprise. France is a spotlight nation for Babcock, and this new contract extends its help for the French Armed Forces. Babcock will probably be liable for administration, fleet administration together with fleet rationalisation and renewal, and upkeep of a giant a part of the gear. AES will probably be liable for logistical help, provide and supply of spare elements and TLD will present particular excessive value-added gear.

Babcock Worldwide Group plc is a British aerospace, defence and nuclear engineering companies firm primarily based in London, England. It specialises in managing complicated property and infrastructure. Though the corporate has civil contracts, its important enterprise is with public our bodies, notably the UK’s Ministry of Defence and Community Rail. The corporate has 4 working sectors, with abroad operations primarily based in Africa, North America, South America, Europe and Australia. Babcock is listed on the London Inventory Trade, and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.