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  • Jeff Roberts: Erickson to Continue Support for Alaska Aerial Firefighting Ops - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Jeff Roberts: Erickson to Continue Support for Alaska Aerial Firefighting Ops

    Erickson has been awarded two contracts by the Alaska Department of Natural Resources to supply medium-lift helicopters to help the state’s firefighters respond to wildfires. The company said Tuesday it will provide two helicopters in support of the department’s fire suppression efforts in the boroughs of Palmer and Fairbanks. “We have more than 55 years of experience in Alaska… and […] More

  • Erickson to Support NASA's Mid-Air Retrieval Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Erickson to Support NASA’s Mid-Air Retrieval Project

    Erickson has landed a contract to look into the concept of operations for NASA‘s third-generation Mid-Air Retrieval Project. The aviation services company said Tuesday it will study the possible use of an S-64F Aircrane helicopter to retrieve NASA vessels in midair upon re-entry to Earth’s atmosphere. Erickson’s S-64F helicopter has a payload capacity of 25,000 pounds and has been employed for […] More

  • Erickson Gets Subcontract for Navy Heavy Lift Helicopter Refurbishment; Jeff Roberts Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Erickson Gets Subcontract for Navy Heavy Lift Helicopter Refurbishment; Jeff Roberts Comments

    Adams Communication & Engineering Technologies has selected Erickson to refurbish two U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon helicopters. Erickson will restore the MH-53E helicopters to service as part of the Navy's heavy lift helicopter program, Erickson said Tuesday. The subcontract contains a one-year base period and another optional year, and the company will perform work at […] More

  • Nick Leontidis Named CAE Civil Group President; Marc Parent Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Nick Leontidis Named CAE Civil Group President; Marc Parent Comments

    CAE has appointed Nick Leontidis as the company’s civil simulation products, training and services group president, effective immediately. Leontidis, a 25-year CAE veteran, will replace outgoing civil group president Jeff Roberts, CAE said Thursday. Marc Parent, CAE president and CEO, said Leontidis “has outstanding international experience, in particular in China where he was the executive […] More

  • CAE Generates $84M in Flight Simulator Sales; Jeff Roberts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CAE Generates $84M in Flight Simulator Sales; Jeff Roberts

    CAE Inc. has generated approximately $84 million from the sales of its simulators and services to original equipment manufacturers in Asia, Australasia, North America and Europe. The Canada-based public company has sold five of its full-flight simulators, a bundle of training devices, long-term services contracts and maintenance services to its global customers, according to a […] More

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