Ottawa, ON – The Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) is pleased to announce that Cascade Aerospace has been awarded a contract with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for the installation of critical upgrades to C-130J cargo aircraft.
Valued up-to USD $45 million, the contract provides for installation of government provided BU 7.0/8.1 kits in C-130J aircraft operated by the U.S. Air Force. The work will be performed at Cascade Aerospace’s facilities in Abbotsford, BC, and is expected to be completed by October 2025.
CCC is proud to support Canada’s aerospace sector to access the world’s largest military procurement market, the U.S DoD. Under the Canada-U.S. Defence Production Sharing Agreement (DPSA), Canadian exporters can compete for contracts with the U.S. DoD on an equal footing with U.S. suppliers.
As the prime contractor for U.S. DoD procurements from Canada over $250,000 USD, CCC helps Canadian exporters like Cascade Aerospace to bid on and win contracts.