SAIC Awarded Position on U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Systems Command Contract

August 23, 2018 – The U.S. Navy awarded Science Applications International Corp. an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract to deliver a broad range of training system products and services to the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division. The multiple-award contract has a five-year base ordering period and three option ordering periods spanning four years. The contract is potentially worth approximately $980 million total for all awardees. SAIC is one of 22 awardees and work will be performed primarily in Orlando, Florida. “This new award expands our presence in Orlando and focuses…

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CACI Awarded Prime Position on $980M Multiple-Award Contract to Support Naval Air Warfare Center

August 23, 2018 – CACI International Inc announced today that it was awarded a prime position on a multiple-award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to support the design and manufacture of training systems and related equipment for the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD). The nine-year contract, with a ceiling value of $980 million, represents new work for CACI in its Logistics and Material Readiness market area. NAWCTSD is the principal source of a wide spectrum of training solutions for the U.S. Navy that advance training systems and improve…

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NAVAIR Putting Virtual Reality in New Flight Trainers

Naval Air Systems Command is looking to leverage virtual reality technology to build flight simulation trainers that are deployable, improve fidelity, make better use of actual training flights and save money. The Naval Aviation Training Systems program office is currently developing new trainers for the F/A-18 Super Hornet, TH-57 Sea Ranger training helicopter and T-45 Goshawk jet trainer, said Chris Foster, the program office’s lead for aviation warfare training development, during a Nov. 28, panel discussion on augmented, virtual and mixed reality in Navy training at the 2017 Interservice/Industry Training,…

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