TOP

The world's largest organisation in the field of
professional defence and security magazines

moench magazines digital and print

CAE USA has been awarded subcontracts from Lockheed Martin to support the design, development and manufacture of six C-130J weapon systems trainers (WST) for the US Air Force (USAF) and Air National Guard.

"We are pleased to continue our long-standing partnership with Lockheed Martin on the design and development of training systems for the C-130J Super HERCULES," Ray Duquette, President and General Manager, CAE USA, said. "The high-fidelity capabilities of these C-130J weapon systems trainers allow the USAF to increase the amount of synthetic training used throughout the overall training curriculum, which ultimately enhances safety, efficiency and mission readiness for the aircrews."

I/ITSEC is showcasing the future of innovation across defences and www.monch.com/mpg/news/iitsec17.html brings together key developments from the show. For more information please see MILITARY TECHNOLOGY #12/2017, available on booth #257; and frequently check back for more NEWS FROM THE FLOOR.

DPM

The C-130J WSTs are full-motion, full-mission simulators that accurately simulate the aircraft and its various missions. The simulators recreate the sounds, motion, virtual environment and all other systems required to provide a high-fidelity, realistic flight training environment. These six C-130J WSTs will be delivered to various air bases during 2020 and 2021. (Photo: CAE)

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of the site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

I agreeMore Information