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Boeing Lands $9.2B Air Force T-X Trainer Contract; Leanne Caret Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a potential 16-year, $9.2B contract to build up to 475 T-X trainer aircraft and 120 ground-based training platforms for the U.S. Air Force. “Today’s announcement is the culmination of years of unwavering focus by the Boeing and Saab team,” Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing’s …

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Kratos Supplies Simulators for AF Global Strike Command’s Aerial Gunnery Training

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has provided its aerial gunnery simulator technology through a contract with KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) government services business to help the Air Force Global Strike Command train special mission aviators, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. KBRwyle tapped Kratos to deliver …

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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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Lockheed, Mahindra Launch India-Based Training Center for C-130J Aircrew

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 1, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and its partner Mahindra Defence Systems have unveiled a new facility in India that features a full-motion simulator that will work to train C-130J Super Hercules aircrew in the Indian air force, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Mahindra said Wednesday the training center in …

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CAE Picks Rockwell Collins as Subcontractor for French Air Force Training System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 14, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has selected Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) to deliver two SpectraView visual display systems for Pilatus-built PC-21 simulators as a subcontractor on a CAE contract with France’s air force, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Rockwell Collins said Thursday it will also help integrate and install the …

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BAE, CAE, Cubic Help Update Hawk Trainer Jet for Australian Air Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 6, 2017 — BAE Systems has rolled out the first updated Hawk trainer aircraft for Australia’s air force featuring replacements and installations completed in partnership with CAE (NYSE: CAE) and Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) defense applications unit, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The updates include three CAE-built full-mission simulators as well …

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CAE Updates Sea King Helicopter Simulator for Naval Airbase in Germany

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 23, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has concluded work to update the Sea King MK41 helicopter simulator of the German navy and facilitate its return to service at the Nordholz Naval Airbase, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said May 16 it added new features to the simulator such as the CAE …

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CAE to Provide RPA Training Support for UAE Air Force; Gene Colabatistto Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 10, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) will provide training on remotely piloted aircraft operations to the United Arab Emirates’ air forces under a potential $40.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the contract covers a combination of academic, simulator and live-flying RPA training services, including courseware …

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CAE to Link KC-135 Simulators to Air Force’s Distributed Training Center Network

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 10, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has secured approval to link its KC-135 Stratotanker simulator to the U.S. Air Force‘s Distributed Training Center Network in efforts to support KC-135 aircrew training across multiple bases, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Air Force said Thursday the CAE simulators will be available to facilitate …

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CAE to Provide Support for Australia’s Hawk Mk127 Trainer Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) will provide support for Australia’s Hawk Mk127 trainer aircraft under a contract from the Australian defense ministry’s capability acquisition and sustainment group, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday the contract covers the deployment of classroom and simulator instructors as well as maintenance and …

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