Quickstep Holdings Ltd (ASX: QHL) (Quickstep or the Company) is pleased to announce that its Aerostructures business has secured an order for Lot 17 F-35 vertical tail components.
The $11.3 million order will be delivered in FY24 and FY25 from the group's Bankstown facility. The customer, Marand Precision Engineering, is a longstanding partner to Quickstep on the F-35 program.
Commenting on the award, Mark Burgess, Managing Director and CEO, said “following our multi-year award announcement on 25 August 2022, this additional order means our F-35 vertical tail production is also underpinned by firm contracts through FY25. It is a great testament to the quality and delivery performance of our Aerostructures business, especially in a challenging operating environment, that we have secured this follow-on work. We are proud to support this important international program and continue to explore opportunities for additional volume.”
|Contact details from our directory:|
|Quickstep Holdings Limited||Aircraft Doors, Fuselage Sections, Tooling, Subcontracted Composite Parts, Composite Design Consultants, Composite Manufacturing Services, Empennages, Wing Flaps, Carbon-reinforced Composites, Foam Core Composites, Laminates, Ultrasonic Testing, Fairings, Final Assembly|
|Marand Precision Engineering||Tooling, Empennages, Precision Machined Parts|
|Related aircraft programs:|
|Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II|
|Related directory sectors:|
Weekly news by email:
See the latest Bulletin, and sign up free‑of‑charge for future editions.
Caynova claims first for seat heating and cooling system
Airbus hands over first A321neo assembled in China
Hartzell propeller drives fuel-cell Dash 8