Manila (PNA) - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) is now looking for bidders who can supply spare parts needed for the maintenance of the powertrain system of one of its McDonnell Douglas MD-520MG attack helicopters.
Budget for the project is placed at Php26,362,776.88.
Powertrain or powerplant describes the main components that generate power and deliver it to the air.
Submission and opening of bids is scheduled for Nov. 13, 9 a.m. PAF Procurement Center Conference Room, Villamor Air Base, Pasay City.
The PAF MD-520MG is armed with .50 caliber machine guns and seven-tube rocket pods and operates as a light attack aircraft.
Around 18 to 20 units are still operational.