Alutiiq Pacific Wins Security Contract for Airbus Assembly Line in Mobile, Alabama

Alaska Native company secures contract to provide security for assembly and testing site

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Aug. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alutiiq Pacific, LLC, a subsidiary of Afognak Native Corporation, has won a contract to provide security services for the Airbus A320 Assembly Line in Mobile, Alabama.

Alutiiq Pacific will provide physical security officers for site security and protection, fire and rescue first intervention capability, surveillance, control center operation, entry and exit control, reception, security administration and more.

Work allocated under the contract, valued at approximately $10 million, is scheduled begin in September 2014.

"The Airbus assembly line is an amazing facility, and we are proud to take on this work," said Darrell Brewer, Alutiiq Senior Vice President of Operations. "Our security and protective services are second to none, and this is a great step for our business. As an Alaska Native company, we are always striving to provide the best possible service for our customers to benefit our Alaska Native shareholders."

Airbus is a leading aircraft manufacturer that produces planes ranging from 100 to more than 500 seats. Based on state-of-the-art assembly lines in Hamburg, Germany and Tianjin, China, the Mobile site covers 49.5 acres and includes nearly 500,000 square feet of space. The site will be responsible for final aircraft assembly, painting, component testing and test flights.

Alutiiq Pacific is part of the Alutiiq family of companies, all owned by Afognak Native Corporation.

Open positions for security work will be posted on the Alutiiq Careers site. Job seekers should visit for opportunities and more information.

Alutiiq is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Afognak Native Corporation, an Alaska Native Corporation formed under the 1971 Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. Afognak Native Corporation and the Alutiiq family of companies are dedicated to delivering cost-effective, quality service and solutions to our customers. Placing our customers' interests first, we strive for trusting, long-term relationships that are mutually beneficial.

Gerad Godfrey, Director of Corporate Affairs
Alutiiq, LLC 
3909 Arctic Blvd. Suite 400
Anchorage, AK 99503
(907) 762-9457