Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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U.S. ex rel. Hughes v. PAE Applied Technologies (False Claims on Vance AFB Contract)

PAE Applied Technologies paid $4.2 million to settle allegations that it submitted false claims to the U.S. Air Force on an aircraft maintenance and airfield management services contract at Vance Air Force Base. The government alleged that, during fiscal years 2009-2014, PAE knowingly submitted false claims for employee wages.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Defense - Air Force
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
PAE Holding Corporation $4,200,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 6/28/2019
Complaint 6/1/2017

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database