May 28 - Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group has selected SDV to provide domestic and international logistics services in the UK, based on a three-year contract beginning May 1, 2015.

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group specialises in the conversion, modification, maintenance and support of civil and military aircraft, defence vehicle engineering, shelter manufacture, composite solutions and the provision of personnel, training and advice.

Through this contract, SDV will provide daily services to all of Marshall's locations, including at the Royal Air Force (RAF) bases in Brize Norton, Broughton, Kirkbymoorside, and Cambridge.

SDV says that it will implement key areas to further reduce the cost of Aircraft-on-Ground (AOG) transportation, while ensuring the necessary speed of service.