L-3 Communications Awarded $11.8 Million F/A-18 Simulator Upgrade Contract

L-3 Communications today announced that its Link Simulation and Training division has been awarded an $11.8 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract from the U.S. Navy's Naval Air Systems Command Training System Division to upgrade four currently-fielded F/A-18C flight simulators.

Australia Announces Intent To Provide Sole Source F/A-18 Training Contract To Raytheon and L-3 Communications

The Commonwealth of Australia has announced it has entered into a Deed of Agreement with Raytheon Australia and L-3 Communications' Link Simulation and Training division to provide the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) with a modern F/A-18 Hornet Aircrew Training System (HACTS).

L-3 Communications Awarded $34 Million Contract To Build New And Upgrade Existing U.S. Navy F/A-18 Trainers

L-3 Communications today announced that its Link Simulation and Training (Link) division has been awarded a $34 million contract from Boeing (NYSE: BA) to build and upgrade flight simulators that will be used to train F/A-18 aircrews operating from Naval Air Station Oceana, VA. 

AVCATT-A Ribbon Cutting At Fort Rucker Highlights Collective Training System's Capabilities

Link Simulation and Training, a division of L-3 Communications, joined the U.S. Army in touting the capabilities of the service's Aviation Combined Arms Tactical Trainer - Aviation Reconfigurable Manned Simulator (AVCATT-A) helicopter training system during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Fort Rucker, AL.

L-3 Communications' Link Simulation & Training Achieves Level 3 Rating For Integrated Software Engineering Processes

L-3 Communications today announced that its Link Simulation and Training division has received a Level 3 rating for its integrated software engineering and management processes, based on the Software Engineering Institute's Capability Maturity Model (CMM) for software.

L-3 Communications to Provide E-8C Joint STARS Aircrew Training for U.S. Air Force

L-3 Communications announced today that its Link Simulation and Training division has been awarded a contract by Northrop Grumman to provide contractor aircrew training services in support of the U.S. Air Force's E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS) Flight Crew Training program.

L-3 Communications Selected to Compete on U.S. Navy's $3 Billion Training Systems Contract II Lot I Program

L-3 Communications announced today that its Link Simulation and Training division (Link) and Government Services Inc. subsidiary (L-3 GSI) have been awarded indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) multiple award contracts as qualified suppliers on the U.S. Navy's approximate $3 billion Training Systems Contract II Lot I initiative.

L-3 Communications' Link Simulation & Training Division Awarded New F/A-22 Pilot Trainer Production Contract

L-3 Communications today announced that its Link Simulation and Training division has been awarded $26.2 million in initial funding from the Boeing Company to build additional F/A-22 pilot training devices under a third production contract.

L-3 Communications' Link Simulation & Training Division Awarded B-2A Spirit Training System Upgrade

L-3 Communications today announced that its Link Simulation and Training division has been awarded a $22.07 million delivery order to develop concurrency upgrades on aircrew and maintenance training systems for the U.S. Air Force's B-2A Spirit training program.

Ed Link Inducted into National Investors Hall of Fame

L-3 Communications today announced that Ed Link, who developed the first pilot training device in 1929, will be inducted on May 3 into the National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) in Akron, OH