After 6 months of comprehensive analyses by the US Army, the Army Contracting Command in Huntsville, AL makes contract award to General Electrodynamics Corporation for IDIQ, (indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity) M&O Firm Fixed Price contract. The requirements contract authorizes GEC to perform repair, overhaul and testing on the UH-64 Apache Searchlight. The required Product Verification Audit and other CDRL requirements will commence on or about 1 December 2022. Following PVA, the contract authorizes a maximum of 1,500 units, including FMS assets for return to service that could reach a contract value of $1.8M. The FFP contract will run through August 2027.