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On February 10, Cubic Global Defense (CGD), a business unit of Cubic Corporation announced the award of a five-year, $33.7 million contract to support the U.S. Army Europe (USAREUR) Joint Multinational Simulation Center (JMSC), headquartered in Grafenwoehr, Germany; and the USAREUR Joint Multinational Readiness Center (JMRC) headquartered in Hohenfels, Germany.Continuing the current five-year contract, Cubic will maintain its role...

CaliforniaNaval Base CoronadoSOF SEAL Team Ops Facility - $47.3 millionSOF SEAL Team Ops Facility - $47.3 millionSOF Special Recon Team One Operations Facility - $20.9 millionSOF Human Performance Training Center - $15.6 millionSOF TRADET ONE Operations Facility - $44.3 million Georgia Fort BenningSOF Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Hangar - $4.8 million North Carolina Fort BraggSOF Special Tactics Facility (PH 3) -...

During a ceremony held today at Garrison Petawawa, the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) formally graduated its first class of CH-147F Chinook helicopter aircrews who took part in the new, comprehensive Field Trials Course.A total of ten RCAF CH-147 Chinook aircrew - six First Officer's, two Flight Engineers, and two Loadmasters - officially graduated following an intensive 24-week course.The...

A change of command parade between the outgoing General Officer Commanding Training Command, Maj Gen Andries “Dries” de Wit, and his successor, Maj Gen Gordon Yekelo was recently held at Air Force Base Swartkop West in Valhalla, Pretoria.Addressing guests and members on parade, Maj Gen de Wit, the outgoing General Officer Commanding Training Command, said Training Command has implemented,...

On February 8, U.S. Army paratroopers, from the 173rd Airborne Brigade, began a week-long training event, Allied Spirit IV Command Post Exercise, or CPX, at Vicenza, Italy.CPX is the brigade's staff opportunity to build the team and exercise mission command using both analog and digital systems. This exercise will facilitate the development of a shared understanding from the collective...

The Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Command, Contracting Department has issued a presolicitation for a contractor to provide a training venue that can support all scheduled range evolutions and events associated with NSW's complex rural sniper training scenarios.The first period of performance will be 24 April 2016 - 01 May 2016. This contract will have a base year and four...

Around 200 soldiers of 3rd Battalion The Rifles (3 RIFLES) based at Dreghorn Barracks in Edinburgh, have deployed for the United States to join American troops on a major training exercise in Louisiana.The soldiers will join their American counterparts from 1/501 Battalion part of the 4/25 (Airborne) Infantry Brigade Combat Team at the Joint Readiness Training Centre in Fort...

On February 4, Marines with the Provost Marshal’s Office conducted hostage scenario training aboard Laurel Bay. Elements from the Criminal Investigations Division and the Special Reaction Team stationed aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort participated in the exercise. The training centered on a single individual barricaded in a house on Laurel Bay. The simulation was designed to be as realistic...

CAE USA Inc., Training Services, Tampa, Fla., has been awarded a $7,175,010 modification to previously awarded contract for KC-135 aircrew training systems. This contract is to adjust for fiscal 2016 collective bargaining agreement-related labor cost increases, to complete funding for Quarter 2 through Quarter 4 contractor logistics support contract line item numbers, and to exercise pre-priced option contract line...

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today it received a contract from the Marine Corps Special Operations Command (MARSOC) to provide communications training services to Marine Raiders combat personnel.As the prime contractor, Jacobs brings a team of highly qualified communication and data experts to develop and provide hands-on training in state-of-the-art radio and data communication systems. Under the contract,...