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  • Air Force Taps Cubic for Logistics Support to Saudi Arabia's Combat Training System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Air Force Taps Cubic for Logistics Support to Saudi Arabia’s Combat Training System

    Cubic has received a $14.8 million U.S. Air Force contract to provide logistics services for Saudi Arabia’s P5 combat training systems. The Defense Department said Friday Cubic’s defense applications unit will help sustain operational tempos at various military bases in Saudi Arabia through the foreign military sales contract. Work under the sole-source acquisition effort will occur through Feb 28, 2022. Cubic’s global […] More

  • BAE Hands Over Updated Hawk Trainer Aircraft to Australian Air Force - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BAE Hands Over Updated Hawk Trainer Aircraft to Australian Air Force

    The Australian air force has flown the first upgraded BAE Systems-built Hawk trainer aircraft. Updates to the aircraft include the replacement of two synthetic training tools and installation of three CAE-developed mission simulators as well as electronic warfare, simulated radar, traffic collision avoidance system and ground proximity warning equipment, BAE said Wednesday. Upgrade work on Hawk […] More

  • Dave Schmitz: Cubic to Help Canadian Forces Train for Urban Operations - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Dave Schmitz: Cubic to Help Canadian Forces Train for Urban Operations

    Cubic will provide its Urban Operations Training System to Canada’s defense department under a $12 million contract modification for an initial training instrumentation phase that runs through December 2015. The company said Tuesday it will perform system integration and validation as UOTS expands the Weapon Effects Simulation system with training capability using an urban village environment. Dave Schmitz, president of Cubic Defense Applications, said that UOTS […] More

  • ExecutiveBiz Highlights GovCon Firms Int'l Expansion - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ExecutiveBiz Highlights GovCon Firms Int’l Expansion

    As GovCon companies pursue business in adjacent and international markets due to sequestration and federal budget uncertainty, ExecutiveBiz covers the latest contract, partnership and merger and acquisition news of those U.S. companies. Whether it’s firms substantially increasing the amount of work they perform, joining together to find opportunities or establishing training centers, GovCon firms have been actively expanding […] More

  • Cubic Defense to Bolster Middle East Workforce with Injazat Agreement; Peter Turpie Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cubic Defense to Bolster Middle East Workforce with Injazat Agreement; Peter Turpie Comments

    Cubic Defense Applications and Injazat Data Systems have signed a manpower support agreement to support the operation and maintenance of Cubic's computer-based training simulation systems in the United Arab Emirates, according to an AME info article. “Cubic's vision is to establish an effective local presence from which we will leverage our capabilities to best support […] More

  • Cubic Wins Contract for Fire Scout Data Link System; Robert Kalebaugh Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cubic Wins Contract for Fire Scout Data Link System; Robert Kalebaugh Comments

    Cubic Defense Applications has won a $3.7 million contract from Northrop Grummanto manufacture a new multiband digital data link system for the MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter, the company announced Tuesday. Robert Kalebaugh, Cubic's senior director of business development said the new data link system for the unmanned helicopter is much smaller than it used […] More

  • Executive Profile: Michael Creighton, Cubic Defense Applications SVP of BD - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Michael Creighton, Cubic Defense Applications SVP of BD

    Michael (Mike) Creighton is Senior Vice President of Business Development for Cubic Defense Applications, Inc., a San Diego, California-based subsidiary of Cubic Corporation. In this capacity, he manages the worldwide Business Development organization for Cubic Defense Applications, focusing on identification, evaluation and the pursuit of business opportunities within and outside the Company. Cubic Defense Applications […] More

  • Australia Orders Cubic-DRS Air Force Training Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Australia Orders Cubic-DRS Air Force Training Systems

    The Australian air force is purchasing training systems from Cubic Corp. and DRS Technologies under an $11 million contract, Cubic announced Tuesday. Australia purchased Cubic’s P5 Tactical Combat Training System to use on F/A-18F Super Hornet aircraft under a foreign military sales agreement. Cubic and its principal subcontractor DRS will deliver the system in late 2012. The new […] More

  • Cubic Launches Contract Manufacturing Initiative to Pursue Telecomm, Aerospace Business - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cubic Launches Contract Manufacturing Initiative to Pursue Telecomm, Aerospace Business

    Cubic Defense Applications announced today that it has launched a new initiative to expand its contract manufacturing operations to include new conceptual design, prototyping and high-rate production capabilities. The company said it will employ these manufacturing solutions to pursue new telecommunications, aerospace, defense and automotive business. The initiative also includes nonintrusive medical instrumentation and monitoring. “CMS has highly […] More

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