Northrop Grumman and FlightSafety Services will develop, deploy, maintain, and provide help desk services and user training to the JPATS
GBTS, which supports more than 10,000 users.
L-3 Vertex currently provides COMBS support for JPATS
and the T-6A aircraft at six base locations, including Randolph Air Force Base (AFB), Texas; Moody AFB, Ga.
During the quarter, RAC received a $240 million contract modification to provide for the Lot 12 option exercise of JPATS
PSI either has training systems in place or is developing them on such diverse systems as the C141, C-5, KC-155, JPATS
, JSTARS, and V-22 Tiltrotor.
We take our leasing and maintenance work very seriously and are looking forward to increasing our support of the JPATS
Operating income in the fourth quarter 2003 benefited from a favorable $37 million profit adjustment on the JPATS
program partially offset by a $17 million charge on the Premier program reflecting cost estimate increases.
The business develops and produces state-of-the-art avionics products and systems principally for the general aviation sector and markets them through a well-known and well-established dealer network and for military platforms, such as JPATS
(Joint Primary Air Training System).
Air Force approval for the JPATS
T-6A full-rate production is expected to bring Smiths Aerospace business valued at more than $350 million over the lifetime of the aircraft.
The GAT-II cockpit is configured to resemble the JPATS
T-6A "Texan" and the popular Cessna C-172.
8 million to procure seven T-6 Texan JPATS
aircraft to meet urgent Navy flying training shortfalls.
The USAFA GAT II(R) will support training for three different aircraft; the Cessna 172, the JPATS
, and a generic, light utility helicopter.
program calls for the Navy to receive 328 aircraft through the year 2017, and the Air Force 454 aircraft.