Hawker Beechcraft receives $8.5 million Air Force contract for services

Hawker Beechcraft was awarded a $8.5 million contract from the Air Force for six months of contractor logistics service.

The contract includes maintenance, logistics for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft and associated ground support equipment, according to the Department of Defense.

The work will be performed in Wichita and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30.

The contract was awarded by Wright Patterson Air Force Base.