Magellan Aerospace has been awarded a $55 million one-year contract renewal for engine repair and overhaul on the F404 engine of the RCAF’s fleet of CF-188 Hornet aircraft.

The contract, which includes an option for an additional year, involves maintenance, engineering, material management, provision of field service representatives, and publication support for the F404 engine and ancillary components. The work will be carried out at Magellan’s facility in Mississauga.

Magellan, which has provided CF-188 engine R&O services to the RCAF for more than 30 years, is also a supplier and centre of excellence to the global F404 engine support market.