Blog: U.S. Navy Procures Rockwell Trainer System
Rockwell Collins Simulation and Training Solutions, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $34,190,336 firm-fixed-priced contract for procurement of one E2-D Advanced Hawkeye Tactics Trainer in support of the E-2D Hawkeye Integrated Training Systems III effort. In addition, this contract provides for aircraft-to-simulator concurrency updates; aircraft change directives/engineering change proposals to be retrofitted into other Hawkeye Integrated Training Systems (HITS) devices (tactics trainer, simulated maintenance trainer, power plant trainer, aircrew procedure trainer, operational flight trainer); integration and testing of third party software applications; address obsolescence issues across the suite of HITS devices; delivery of integrated interoperable devices, technical data, training (maintenance, user, and cyber security and software support); and training system logistics support. Work will be performed in Point Mugu, California, and is expected to be completed by August 2020. Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $34,190,336 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competed and was procured in accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1). The Naval Air Warfare Center, Training Systems Division, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity (N61340-17-C-0014).