JOPLIN, Mo., 26 Dec. 2006. LaBarge Inc. in Joplin, Mo., will supply cockpit wiring harnesses for various models of the Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk military utility helicopter under terms of a $5 million contract from Kaman Aerospace Corp. in Bloomfield, Conn.
LaBarge won a $2.2 million contract from Kaman in late 2005 to provide cockpit wiring harnesses for other Black Hawk models.
Work on this latest contract will be at LaBarge's Joplin, Mo., facility, and should be finished by early 2008.
Sikorsky builds the Black Hawk family of helicopters, in use by all five branches of the U.S. military, as well as by governments in 25 countries for military operations.
For more information contact LaBarge online at www.labarge.com.