L-3 Communications Corporation, Arlington, Texas, is being awarded approximately $22 million for the hardware and software to upgrade the Canadian Air Force's training system from the existing Advanced Distributed Combat Training System to the current U.S. Navy Tactical Operation Flight Trainers Roadmap Procurement Program baseline. In addition, this contract includes the installation and testing of the hardware and software for six networked CF-18 nine-panel Tactical Operational Flight trainers; 10 Part Task Trainers and six brief and debrief systems; a theater specific visual database; Simulated Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System; new personal computer-based image generation; and operator, maintenance and user defined file training for approximately 10 students. This purchase is for the government of Canada under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity.
Maj. Gen. Janet C. Wolfenbarger, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assignment as military deputy, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
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Clement "Clem" Greek has joined Kratos Defense and Security Solutions, Incorporated, San Diego, as director of Army Aviation and Unmanned Aircraft Systems Initiatives for Kratos Technology and Training Solutions.
Richard A. Davis has been appointed deputy for cyber operations/director of operations (National Capital Region), U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command/9th Signal Command, Fort Huachuca, Arizona.