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Gene Colabatistto: CAE’s UAV Training Systems Integrator Deal With UAE to Drive New Business Model

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — CAE will roll out an unmanned aerial vehicle training system to the United Arab Emirates as the country’s selected training systems integrator, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Aviation Week reported Monday that Gene Colabatistto, president of CAE’s defense and security group, noted that the company’s role of systems integrator …

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Accenture Grant to Help Expand Syracuse University’s Veteran Career Transition Initiative

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 14, 2017 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has partnered with Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families and awarded $2.5 million to fund a university program that seeks to provide learning and employment support to service members leaving the military, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company …

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CACI’s Michael Basla: USAF Should Operationalize Cyber Airmen Across 5 Mission Areas

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 8, 2017 — Michael Basla, a senior vice president and U.S. Air Force client executive at CACI International (NYSE: CACI), has said the service branch’s cyber training should cover the mission areas of command and control; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; global strike; rapid global mobility; and air and space superiority, …

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L2 Defense Buys ATEC to Grow Emergency Mgmt Simulation, Training Portfolio

L2 Defense has purchased Advanced Technical and Educational Consultants for an undisclosed sum in a move to expand emergency management simulation and training offerings for clients in the defense, first responder and national security markets. L2 Defense President Sam Lennon said in a statement published Thursday the transaction will combine …

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Raytheon Lands $2.87B Army Training Equipment, Simulation Support Contract

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential two-year, $2.87 billion contract to provide  integrated life cycle support for the U.S. Army‘s live, virtual and constructive training platforms. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will support training aids, simulators, tools and simulation efforts of the Army, combatant commanders and other DoD customers. The Army Contracting Command …

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UK Gov’t Invests Over $100M in CAE-Operated Pilot Training Simulation Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — A CAE-operated helicopter simulation facility in England has received an estimated $118.8 million investment from the U.K. defense ministry to advance training capabilities for the country’s future naval and air force pilots, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The U.K. government said Tuesday the funds will support training programs …

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ManTech to Evaluate, Support C4ISR Training Systems for Navy SSC Pacific

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 26, 2017 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) will provide computer-based, web-based and virtual training support for the U.S. Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific under a potential $45.8 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will also conduct training analysis, evaluate Defense Department training technologies …

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HII Technical Solutions Unit to Deliver Training Services for Navy C4ISR Systems; Andy Green Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 9, 2017 — A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will assist in the U.S. Navy‘s training efforts on command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems under a potential $43 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 29. The company said Sept. 28 its technical solutions division …

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Raytheon Offers Automotive Technician Training at New UK Apprenticeship Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 2, 2017 — Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) professional services unit has opened a new facility in Doncaster, England, that will work to provide apprenticeship and training programs to automotive technicians in the U.K., GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Friday the national apprenticeship center will offer classroom and virtual …

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Orbital ATK’s Chris Long: Air Force Space Training Should Consider Shift to Combat

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 29, 2017 — Chris Long, vice president of the national security systems unit at Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), has urged the U.S. Air Force to expand space training programs to include combat skills in order to mitigate potential future threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 21. Defense Systems reported Sept. …

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