Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Improperly Charging for Spare Parts

Hawker Beechcraft paid $286,000 to settle allegations that it improperly charged the U.S. government for spare parts associated with the Joint Primary Aircraft Training Program (JPATS) and agreed to reimburse the government for the cost of weight-on-wheels boxes. The allegations concerned the JPATS trainer T-6A Texan II, a single-engine turboprop.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Defense – General
Contracting Party
Defense - General
Court Type
Date of Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Hawker Beechcraft, Inc. $286,072
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 3/12/2010

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database