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

Gene Colabatistto
Gene Colabatistto

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 training devices to the U.K. air force under the Military Flying Training System program, as well as maintenance support and courseware, staffing and other services for Canada’s C-130J aircraft maintenance technician training program.

CAE said Thursday L-3 MAS ordered avionics software upgrades as well as logistics and data management services in support of Canada’s CF-18 fleet.

“We are particularly pleased to once again be selected to provide synthetic training equipment for the UK MFTS program as well as demonstrating the recurring business we have to support the RCAF with long-term services, ” said Gene Colabatistto, CAE group president for defense and security.

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