Saab Receives Norwegian Combat Training Order

October 23, 2020 @ 12:13 PM

Saab has received an order for service and maintenance of the Norwegian Combat Training Centre. The order value is approximately 200 MSEK and the contract is valid between October 2020 and October 2024 with the possibility for additional three years of option

Korea Aerospace to Supply 20 TA-50 Combat Trainers to S Korean AF...

June 30, 2020 @ 02:40 PM

The South Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has reached out to Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) to provide 20 TA-50 combat trainers for 688 billion won ($575 million). KAI is slated to supply the TA-50 lead-in fighter aircraft for radar tactical and combat mission training, the company said in a statement

Thailand Orders 6 Airbus H135 Military Training Helicopters

February 13, 2020 @ 03:33 PM

Airbus Helicopters has won a contract for six H135 military training helicopters from the Royal Thai Air Force, as part of its pilot training enhancement programme. The very first military training helicopters ever ordered by the Royal Thai Air Force, these new twin-engine Federal Aviation Administration(FAA) Instrument flight Rules-certified H135s will...

General Dynamics Wins $883M to Modernize US Army’s Live Training Programs

February 12, 2020 @ 06:57 AM

General Dynamics Mission Systems has won a contract valued $883 million to modernize the US Armys live training programs over eight years. “General Dynamics Mission Systems announced today it was awarded a contract for the Army Consolidated Product Line Management Plus (CPM Plus) Program from the Army Contracting Command in Orlando,...

US Navy Awards Leonardo $176M for 32 TH-73A Helicopters

January 14, 2020 @ 07:03 AM

The US Navy has awarded Leonardo $176.47 million to supply 32 TH-73A helicopters and related support

German Navy to Receive CAE's NH90 Sea Lion Training Solution

December 20, 2019 @ 09:35 AM

CAE has signed a contract with the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) to provide the German Navy with a comprehensive training solution for the NH90 Sea Lion helicopter. The German Navy is procuring a fleet of 18 NH90 Sea Lion helicopters to support search and rescue (SAR) operations and replace the venerable Sea King MK41 helicopter, which has been in operation for over 40 years for the German Navy

Raytheon Unveils Portable V-22 Virtual Reality Trainer

December 4, 2019 @ 03:39 AM

Raytheon debuted a virtual reality version of its portable V-22 trainer on Monday at I/ITSEC, modeling, simulation and training event in Orlando, Florida, USA. Aircraft Functional V-22 Trainer-Virtual Reality system provides hyper-realistic training across all experience levels, including early-career aviation maintenance students and those engaged in continuing education, the company said in a statement

Saab to Maintain German Army's simulation training equipment

December 2, 2019 @ 10:03 AM

Saab has signed a contract valued 870 MSEK ($91 million) to support the German Army with the operation of their Combat Training Centre Gefechtsübungszentrum Heer (GÜZ). The scope of work consists of the management and maintenance of all live simulation training equipment, communication infrastructure and the exercise control centre

Pentagon Awards Northrop 2 USAF Contracts Worth $2Bn for GPS Systems, E-8C...

September 28, 2019 @ 07:22 AM

Northrop Grumman has won two separate contracts worth $1.9 Billion combined for Embedded GPS Inertial Navigation System Modernization (EGI/EGI-M), and E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) aircraft

Vertex Aerospace Wins $53M to Train Pilots of T-1, T-6 &

September 27, 2019 @ 05:45 AM

Vertex Aerospace has won a $53 million modification contract for support of T-1, T-6, and T-38 undergraduate pilot training. Work will be performed at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma, and is expected to be complete by September 30, 2020

Boeing Wins $500M to Train Qatari F-15QA Aircrew

August 29, 2019 @ 10:56 AM

Boeing has won a $500 million contract for Qatar Emiri Air Force (QAEF) F-15QA aircrew and maintenance training. "This contract will provide F-15QA aircrew and maintenance training to support the QEAF," the US Department of Defense said in a statement Wednesday

Raytheon to Train Afghan Air Force in Aircraft Maintenance

August 2, 2019 @ 07:57 AM

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded Raytheon a $108 million contract to train the Afghanistan Air Force in aircraft maintenance. Under the terms of the contract, Raytheon will develop a new training program that involves Simulation, Training and Instrumentation called “Afghanistan Air Force Aircraft Maintenance Training (AMT)