Naval aviation depots improving aircraft production

Naval Air Systems Command’s Fleet Readiness Centers have eliminated the backlog of aircraft awaiting depot-level repairs and met production goals for the last two years, according to Martin Ahmad, deputy Commander, Fleet Readiness Center (COMFRC). Ahmad briefed the Naval Aviation Enterprise (NAE) and COMFRC’s recent and future initiatives at the Sea Air Space Exposition April 10. Motivated by a sense of urgency and our near-peer competitors, COMFRC is focused on delivering readiness, he said. “We have to win the fight, and to win it, we have to have equipment on…

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Elbit Systems of America Awarded $31.5M Contract to Provide Head-Up Displays for Aviator Night Vision Imaging Systems

Elbit Systems of America, LLC, was awarded a $31.5 million additional component contract by the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime to provide Aviator Night Vision Imaging System Head-Up Displays (ANVIS HUD). Work will be performed over a two-year period. “Elbit Systems of America is committed to providing America’s warfighters with the very best in advanced technology HUD,” said Raanan Horowitz, president and CEO, Elbit Systems of America. “We are a proven and trusted partner for component capabilities critical for platform mission readiness.” This contract reinforces Elbit Systems of America’s…

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