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CAE Lands Navy FMS Deal for Seahawk Helicopter Crew Trainer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 9, 2018 — CAE USA will produce an aircrew mission training system for the S-70B Seahawk helicopter fleet in Brazil under a foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the contract covers the delivery of a tactical operational flight trainer …

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CAE Delivers Trainer for Italy’s General Atomics-Built Predator RPA; Gene Colabatistto Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — CAE has delivered a Predator Mission Trainer to Italy’s air force in support of training programs for pilots of the country’s fleet of General Atomics-built Predator A remotely piloted aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported. The trainer for the Predator A has entered into service with the Italian air …

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CAE’s Gene Colabatistto: Training & Simulation Industry Pushes for Aircraft Simulator Standardization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 9, 2018 — Gene Colabatistto, the group president for defense at CAE (NYSE: CAE), has said the training and simulation sector is moving to standardize interoperable aircraft networking simulators, ExecutiveBiz reported Dec. 27. Colabatistto said during the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference the industry seeks to offer networked …

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Former L3 Exec Mike Greenley Named Maxar’s MDA Group President

Mike Greenley, formerly sector president at L3 Technologies’ (NYSE: LLL) Wescam subsidiary, has been appointed group president of Maxar Technologies’ (NYSE: MAXR) MDA business unit in a move that takes effect Jan. 15. Greenley will directly report to Howard Lance, Maxar president and CEO, and oversee MDA’s approximately 1,900 employees …

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CAE USA to Update Abrams Tank Engine Diagnostic Trainers for Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 20, 2017 — CAE‘s (NYSE: CAE) U.S. business will work to update the U.S. Army‘s engine diagnostic and troubleshooting trainers for the Abrams M1A1 battle tanks under a potential $7.5 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday CAE USA will perform upgrades on the trainers at Fort Benning in …

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7 Companies to Share in Potential $186M Army Medical Simulator Contract

The U.S. Army has chosen seven companies to supply patient and veterinary simulators under a potential five-year, $186 million shared contract. Contractors will provide high-fidelity medical simulators to the Army’s Program Executive Office Simulation Training and Instrumentation, Defense Health Agency, Veterans Health Administration and other Defense Department components, DoD said Friday. The Army received seven …

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CAE Names New Managing Director for UK Business

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 12, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has appointed Andrew Naismith, managing director of its aircrew training services business, to take a leadership role over the company’s defense and security business operations in the U.K., GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Friday Naismith will continue to oversee the Medium …

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6 Companies Form Team to Pursue Canadian Surface Combatant Procurement Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 30, 2017 — BAE Systems, CAE, L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) and Ultra Electronics have teamed up in a bid to develop Canada’s future surface combatant vessels, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Lockheed said Tuesday the group called “Canada’s Combat Ship Team” has offered …

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CAE, Rockwell Collins to Build Integrated LVC Training Systems; Gene Colabatistto Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 29, 2017 — CAE has entered into a partnership with Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) to develop network-connected live, virtual and constructive training platforms in support of client readiness and requirements, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “Integrated live, virtual, constructive training is becoming more critical as defense forces look to …

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GovConIndex Ends the Week Down While Major Indices Close Mixed

GovCon Wire is changing its coverage of the GovCon Index and major indices. GovCon Wire will now be providing weekly performance analysis instead of the daily for the GovCon Index, S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and NASDAQ Composite. In reviewing the past weeks market performance the Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) …

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