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Rockwell Collins Picks NTS for Airbus Test Equipment, Services; William McGinnis Comments

Rockwell Collins has awarded National Technical Systems a contract to provide equipment and services that intend to help assess the performance and capabilities of a new Airbus plance. Work to be carried out at a plant in Albuquerque, N. M., will include the production of mechanical tools for simulating trimmable horizontal stabilizer actuators of …

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CAE, General Atomics Form Aircraft Training Team; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore new areas of collaboration such as offering aircraft training systems for clients worldwide. The companies intend to further their partnership by integrating CAE simulation technology with GA-ASI’s remotely piloted aircraft, General Atomics said Tuesday. “As unmanned systems continue to …

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ATK Adds Panasas Storage System For Research, Modeling; Ramesh Krishnan Comments

ATK‘s aerospace group has adopted California-based Panasas‘ parallel storage system to run design, research and simulation processes at its high-performance computing center. Panasas said ActiveStor is designed for technical computing applications and big data workloads and aims to help ATK address performance and scalability issues in its engineering workflow. Scientists …

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Thales to Develop New Joint Forces Training System

Thales will develop transmission network simulator for training soldiers in a joint forces environment, the company announced Tuesday. The company won a contract to design the MASTER simulator with a combination of simulation techniques and actual transmissions to help train French army personnel. The system is scheduled to be operational …

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Siemens Expanding PLM Software Portfolio Through LMS Buy; Siegfried Russwurm Comments

Siemens is acquiring a Belgium-based simulation software maker with the goal of expanding its portfolio in the industry software sector, Siemens announced Thursday. LMS International NV develops programs for test and mechatronic simulations and also provides several Fortune 500 automotive and aerospace firms testing systems and engineering services. “The mechatronic …

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Alion Modeling, Developing Software for Navy Threat Simulation; Terri Spoonhour Comments

Alion Science and Technology will provide modeling and simulation software development services to the Navy Warfare Development Command under a $63 million contract. The company said it received this award to continue support of the Navy Continuous Training Environment under the Software, Networks, Information, Modeling and Simulation contract vehicle. Work …

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