Tag Archives: training

Unisys’ PV Puvvada: Agile Acquisition, Industry Collaboration Among Factors to Drive Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2017 — PV Puvvada, president of Unisys’ (NYSE: UIS) federal systems business, has said he believes agile acquisition and increased training for the information technology workforce will work to drive IT modernization efforts at federal agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Puvvada, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 …

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Navy Awards General Dynamics Unit $244M Surface Combat Training Support Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received a potential five-year, $244 million contract to provide training support services for the U.S. Navy’s Center for Surface Combat Systems. General Dynamics Information Technology will provide warfare training and curriculum development support for CSCS’ 15 learning areas and detachments as well as international programs, …

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CAE-Built Aeromedical Evacuation Trainer at Dobbins AFB Now Fully Operational

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 17, 2017 — The CAE-built (NYSE: CAE) Aeromedical Evacuation Training System based on the C-130 aircraft has reached full operational capability for deployment at Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Georgia, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the fuselage trainer features a motion platform that will work to provide U.S. Air Force aeromedical evacuation …

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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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Cubic Defense Unit to Support UK Army’s Combat Simulation System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 5, 2017 — A Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) business unit will continue work to sustain and repair combat simulation systems at the British Army Training Unit Suffield in Canada and Salisbury Plain Training Area in the U.K. under a $35 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday …

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Cubic to Exhibit at SOF Industry Conference; Mike Twyman Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 4, 2017 — Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) will exhibit its C4ISR and training technologies at the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference in Florida from May 15 to 18, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday its global defense and mission solutions business units will participate at the …

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Northrop Grumman’s New North Dakota Facility to Support UAS Research, Training

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 25, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has opened a new autonomous systems research facility at the Grand Sky unmanned aircraft systems business and aviation park in North Dakota in a move to increase support for the Grand Forks Air Force Base, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said …

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IBM, Partners Expand Tech Training for Veterans in Pennsylvania

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 11, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has partnered with PNC Bank, Corporate America Supports You and the National Cyber-Forensics Training Alliance to offer an expanded technology training program in Pennsylvania that works to certify military veterans for employment, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The technology company said Wednesday the Veteran …

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CAE to Provide Training, Support for NATO Airborne Warning Aircraft Crew

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 3, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has received a contract to provide NATO personnel in Germany training and support services on the E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will supply aircrew instructors and mission simulator operators, continue maintenance and support …

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ASRC Federal Secures $100M Contract for DHS Facility Operations Support; Mark Gray Comments

ASRC Federal‘s field services unit has received a potential $100 million contract to support operations at the Department of Homeland Security‘s Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and other ancillary support facilities located in Charleston, South Carolina. The company said Thursday the contract covers facility maintenance, student assistance and transportation services along with …

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