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JBT gets Air Force contracts for Halvorsen 25K services

16 April 2014

JBT Corp. (NYSE: JBT) said that its JBT AeroTech business has been awarded services contracts totaling more than USD7m by the United States Air Force to support their fleet of Halvorsen 25K cargo loaders.

The services contracts continue through March 2015.

The Halvorsen 25K loader is used by the military to load, unload and transport palletized cargo as well as rolling stock (vehicles) on both military and commercial cargo aircraft. JBT AeroTech has now delivered over 500 Halvorsen 25K loaders to the United States Air Force, Navy, Army and other international forces.

JBT is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries. The company designs, manufactures, tests and services technologically sophisticated systems and products for regional and multi-national industrial food processing customers through its JBT FoodTech segment and for domestic and international air transportation customers through its JBT AeroTech segment. For more information visit or


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