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Rockwell Collins to Produce Digital Terminal Control System Simulators for Australian Military

Rockwell Collins to Produce Digital Terminal Control System Simulators for Australian Military - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Rockwell Collins‘ Australian subsidiary has received a potential $31 million contract to produce eight simulators for a computer-based technology platform designed to help Australian military personnel respond to adversarial targets. Christopher Pyne, Australian minister for defense industry, said in a statement published Wednesday the company will also help operate and maintain the Digital …

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Gene Colabatistto: CAE Eyes Big Data Analytics for Future Simulators

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CAE looks to use big data analytics to optimize its future flight simulators and address training challenges that students face, AIN Online reported Saturday. Gene Colabatistto, president of CAE's defense and security group, said at the 2017 Paris Air Show that data from mission playbacks can be analyzed to determine particular maneuvers, …

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Boeing Installs P-8A Training System at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island; Tom Shadrach Comments

Boeing Installs P-8A Training System at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island; Tom Shadrach Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Boeing has opened a new P-8A Poseidon training center at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island in Washington ahead of the arrival of the maritime aircraft there in 2017. The facility is equipped with simulators and instructional materials designed to help pilots and mission crews to operate the P-8A and its sensors, communications and weapons systems, Boeing said Friday. …

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State-Owned Defense Firm in Poland to Participate in Lockheed Martin Defense Programs

State-Owned Defense Firm in Poland to Participate in Lockheed Martin Defense Programs - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has agreed to involve Poland’s state-owned defense organization Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa in various defense and security programs as part of Lockheed's commitment to Polish industry. The two parties inked a letter of intent to allow PGZ member companies to participate in Lockheed programs on satellite systems, aircraft, helicopters, weapons, combat systems, …

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CAE Awarded $125M for Contracts with Global Defense Clients; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE Awarded $125M for Contracts with Global Defense Clients; Gene Colabatistto Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

CAE Inc. has been awarded more than $125 million in combined contracts with the U.S. Navy and customers from Poland, Germany and Malaysia to provide training technologies. CAE will supply four P-8A simulators to Boeing for the U.S. Navy, an SW4 helicopter simulator to the Polish Air Force, training support services to the …

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SpaceX to Test Thales-Built Simulators for Iridium NEXT Satellites; Scott Smith Comments

SpaceX to Test Thales-Built Simulators for Iridium NEXT Satellites; Scott Smith Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Thales Alenia Space has developed simulation systems that will be used by Space Exploration Technologies Corp. in the testing phase of communications satellites for Iridium Communications‘ next-generation constellation. SpaceX was chosen to help launch Iridium NEXT satellites into space with a Falcon9 rocket under a $453.1 million contract between both …

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Cubic Subsidiary Wins $112M to Develop Navy Ship Training Equipment; Dave Schmitz Comments

Cubic Subsidiary Wins $112M to Develop Navy Ship Training Equipment; Dave Schmitz Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A Cubic Corp. subsidiary has won a $112 million contract to develop virtual training equipment and simulators for each variant of the U.S. Navy‘s Littoral Combat Ship mission bays. Cubic Defense Systems will design desktop and hands-on training devices to simulate different stages of a ship’s operations including preparing, handling, launching, …

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