Erickson Inc. awarded $24.5M Department of Defense contract

A multi-national company with a manufacturing facility in southern Oregon just secured a nearly $24.5 million contract with the U.S Department of Defense.

On October 30, Erickson announced they’ve been awarded a contract to provide dedicated helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft to the Department of Defense’s U.S. Pacific Command area of responsibility. This area includes the Philippine Islands and other countries in Southeast Asia.

According to the DOD, Erickson Inc. was awarded a $28,447,076. Erickson said they have the option for three additional years.