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JBT Awarded $4 Million Equipment Order for JFK Airport


JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) today announced that its JBT AeroTech business has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $4 million to supply gate equipment at JFK International Airport (JFK).  The contract, placed by British Airways, includes the supply of Jetway® passenger boarding bridges and walkways, JetAire® preconditioned air units and JetPower® ground power units. 

The JBT gate equipment is an integral part of British Airways' renovation project to upgrade JFK terminal 7.

"We are pleased to continue our long term relationship with British Airways and JFK International Airport," said John Lee, Vice President and Division Manager, JBT AeroTech. "This order represents the continued confidence placed in JBT's leading gate equipment technology around the world."

JBT AeroTech anticipates the project to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2013.

JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries.  JBT Corporation 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. JBT Corporation employs approximately 3,200 people worldwide and operates sales,

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