MADISON, Mississippi, July 13. Feb. 1, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Vertex Company, a V2X company (NYSE: VVX), has begun work on a contract worth up to $850 million from the U.S. Navy after the award was confirmed by government protest American against the offer decisions. Vertex previously announced the contract, which is to maintain test aircraft for the US Navy, in April 2022.
Vertex will maintain aircraft for Naval Test Wing Atlantic, known as NTWL, which has five squadrons comprising a range of fixed-wing, rotary and unmanned aircraft. The aircraft supported by this contract perform a variety of test and evaluation missions and operate at the US Naval Test Pilot School.
“Vertex is expanding its skilled team who will work closely with the Navy to service the aircraft used to test and evaluate emerging capabilities,” said Ed Boyington, president and CEO of The Vertex Company. Boyington graduated from the US Naval Test Pilot School.
As part of the transition process, The Vertex Company is hiring Aircraft Technicians with a strong preference for those currently employed on the contract. A complete list of opportunities for skilled craftsmen and support positions available in Patuxent River, MD is available on the company’s website: https://vtxco.com/welcome-new-naval-test- wing-atlantic-teammates/.
ABOUT VERTEX COMPANY, A V2X COMPANY
The Vertex Company provides turnkey vertically integrated lifecycle support, from concept definition, through engineering and manufacturing, to end-of-life support for complex systems. Our offerings include all levels of aircraft maintenance, global contractor logistics support, systems engineering and integration, specialized on-site mission execution, high impact training programs and integrated Supply Chain.
In July 2022, Vertex and Vectrus merged to form V2X, one of the world’s leading providers of mission critical solutions and support to defense customers. The company offers a complete suite of integrated solutions in the operations and logistics, aerospace, training and technology markets to national security, defense, civilian and international customers. The global team of approximately 14,000 employees brings innovation to every stage of the mission lifecycle, from readiness to operations to sustainment.
For more information about The Vertex Company, visit www.vtxco.com.