Airbus Australia Pacific has been awarded a two-year contract extension to provide sustainment services through to 2024, including engineering, maintenance and supply support for the RAAF’s C-130J fleet.

Managing Director of MACRO Recruitment congratulated Airbus stating that “The extension shows the quality and commitment of Airbus’s leadership. The large amount of investment in Australian content, approximately $110 million will go a long way to ensuring the ongoing employment of Australians.”

The contract extension out to 2024 will secure the ongoing employment of about 220 industry personnel, located at RAAF Base Richmond.