Segers Aero Co., Fairhope, Alabama, has been awarded a $9,598,569 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract motion for the institution of the T-56 Engine and Fast Engine Change Intermediate Degree Upkeep Facility. The contract gives for coaching for the upkeep, restore and overhaul repairs of the T-56 engine. Work will likely be carried out in Fairhope, Alabama; and Clark Air Pressure Base, Pampanga, Philippines, and is predicted to be accomplished by Dec. 31, 2026. This award is the results of a global settlement that was supply directed through which one bid was obtained and is one hundred pc Overseas Navy Gross sales (FMS). FMS funds within the quantity of $374,629 are being obligated on the time of award below activity order FA8124-22-F-0005. U.S. Air Pressure Life Cycle Administration Middle, Tinker Air Pressure Base, Oklahoma, is the contracting exercise.

The Allison T56 is an American single-shaft, modular design army turboprop with a 14-stage axial circulation compressor pushed by a four-stage turbine. It was initially developed by the Allison Engine Firm for the Lockheed C-130 Hercules transport getting into manufacturing in 1954. The T56 turboprop, developed from Allison’s earlier T38 collection. Initially fitted to the Lockheed C-130 Hercules army transport plane, the T56 was additionally put in on the Lockheed P-3 Orion maritime patrol plane (MPA), Grumman E-2 Hawkeye airborne early warning (AEW) plane, and Grumman C-2 Greyhound provider onboard supply (COD) plane, in addition to civilian airliners such because the Lockheed Electra and the Convair 580. The business model is designated 501-D. Over 18,000 engines have been produced since 1954, logging over 200 million flying hours.


Segers Aero is FAA and EASA authorized and the corporate is designated a Rolls-Royce Approved Upkeep Middle (AMC) for the T56/501 engine and a Lockheed Martin Hercules Service Middle. The Firm is Honeywell authorized for the Gas Management Unit. Segers Aero gives upkeep help for all T56/501 engine equipment and the propeller store conducts restore and overhaul on the Hamilton Sundstrand 54H60 propeller, together with the pump housing and valve housing to the newest requirements of U.S. Air Pressure Technical Orders or business manuals. Segers provides worth and comfort to operators by flat price overhaul exchanges, lease items, subject service and coaching. The corporate has a major inventory of elements out there on the market together with full and able to ship engines, propeller elements and blade units and engine equipment.