OBXtek awarded Air Force contract to provide HH-60G aircraft ground and flight test services
McLean, VA, July 1, 2022 – OBXtek Inc. was awarded a 5-year contract to provide HH-60G aircraft ground and flight test services for the 33 Rescue Squadron (33 RQS), stationed at Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan.
“We’re thrilled to expand our partnership with the Air Force,” said Mike McKinney, OBXtek chief operating officer. “Ensuring our aircraft are fully mission capable to conduct all assigned missions is an extremely important task. This win is directly in line with the goal to grow our aviation support, warfighter training, and mission readiness for the United States.”
OBXtek is providing essential service to Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) ensuring the 33 RQS mission essential helicopters are returned to Full Mission Capable (FMC) status following maintenance activities. The 33 RQS provides theater-wide search and rescue support supporting the entire U.S. Info-Pacific Command (INDOPACOM) Area of Responsibility (AOR).