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Boeing to Supply F-15C/E Simulation Tech for USAF Pilots, Weapon System Operators

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 22, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $27.1 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide simulation equipment and support services for the service branch’s mission training center, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the contract covers simulators for training pilots and weapon …

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CAE, Draken to Seek Global Market Opportunities for Training Services; Gene Colabatistto Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 14, 2016 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) and Draken International have expanded their partnership to jointly pursue market opportunities for adversary and aggressor air training services outside Canada, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The companies will integrate live, virtual and constructive training to support air combat, threat simulation, joint terminal attack controller and …

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CAE Gets Lockheed, L-3 Contracts for Training Support to UK, Canada; Gene Colabatistto Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2016 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) will supply flight simulation equipment and provide training support to the U.K. and Canadian military under separate contracts from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and a subsidiary of L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL), ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Lockheed chose CAE to provide flight …

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Carley Corp. Wins $93M Navy Contract to Develop Aviation Training Curriculum

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The U.S. Navy has awarded Carley Corp. a potential five-year, $93 million contract to develop new curriculum for the training of aviation platform maintainers and operators. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract also covers updates to existing curriculum and provision of related training materials to the service branch, the Defense Department said Thursday. Work will occur …

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UK Seeks Local Training Center for Reaper Pilots; CAE’s Gene Colabatistto Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 6, 2016 — The U.K. government looks to stand up a local training center for remotely piloted aircraft such as the General Atomics-built MQ-9 Reaper as the U.S. training facility at Holloman Air Force Base limits slots for foreign allies, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Flightglobal reported Thursday the U.S. Air Force has sought to prioritize …

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General Dynamics, Teammates Plan Training Facility for Canada’s Upcoming Search & Rescue Aircraft

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2016 — A subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) in Canada and its partners including Leonardo-Finmeccanica and DRS Technologies plan to construct a training facility in British Columbia to accommodate a potential $3 billion production contract for the C-27J search-and-rescue aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DRS said June 22 “Team Spartan” eyes a …

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CAE Gets Extension on R&D Contract With Quebec Provincial Government

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 27, 2016 — CAE and its provincial government partner in Quebec have extended an approximately $149 million agreement to research and develop simulation and training systems for healthcare through 2020, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its office in Quebec has 3,100 personnel and the 2009 financial contribution …

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Air Force Taps M1 Support Services For $194M T-38 Aircraft Maintenance Contract

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M1 Support Services has won a $193.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for the operations and maintenance of the Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) T-38 Talon trainer aircraft. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract requires M1 to provide support on companion training services for B-2 and U-2 pilots and adversary air assets …

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Leidos Gets Helios HR Award for Employee Training via MOOCs; Sarah Allen Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 17, 2016 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received an award from Helios HR for the company’s use of innovative technology to support human resources training, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said June 9 it landed the Helios Apollo Award in the innovative technology category for its Massive Open Online Courses …

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CTC to Use Gaming Tech for Pre-Deployment Marines Training; Ed Sheehan Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2016 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. has received an additional $200,000 from the Office of Naval Research to bring a contract for the development of a U.S. Marine Corps pre-deployment training program to a cumulative value of $1.1 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Virtual Human …

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