September 19, 2012
Turbomeca renews “MCO” (Global Support Package) contract with French Government
Turbomeca (Safran group) has renewed the “MCO” (Global Support Package) contract, entitled MCO 2, with the French Government. Under the terms of this contract, Turbomeca will ensure the availability of the 1,408 turbo-shaft engines equipping French Government helicopters for a 10-year period. These helicopters are used for military and paragovernmental missions of the French Air Force (Armée de l’Air), Army (Armée de Terre), Navy (Marine Nationale), Police (Gendarmerie), Civil Security (Sécurité Civile) and DGA (French Defense Procurement Agency) – Flight testing. The main services in MRO 2 are: overhaul and repair of engines and accessories, on-site technical support, supply of spares, implementation of a stock of fungible parts and accessories, user training in equipment maintenance and supply of maintenance documentation.