BAE Systems Awarded 5 Year Contract

By Maureen Mespell

February 14, 2012 Updated Feb 14, 2012 at 6:27 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- Defense contractor BAE Systems has been awarded a 5-year contract with Bell Helicopter to provide fly-by-wire flight control computers for the 525 Relentless helicopter.

The fly-by-wire system is known for its durability in harsh environments and has a proven record of success.

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