CAE has secured defense and security contracts amounting to $59.2 million in total for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2016 to provide training and simulation equipment and services.
The company said Thursday it received contract awards from the NATO Support and Procurement Agency, Public Works and Government Services Canada and theÂ U.S. Air Force.
Gene Colabatistto, CAE defense and security group president,Â said the contracts support the company’s efforts to deliver training systems integration services to global militaryÂ customers.
CAE will install upgradesÂ on the German navy’s Sea King MK41 helicopter simulator at Nordholz Naval Airbase under an NSPA contract, the company said.
The updated Sea King MK41 simulator will be ready for use by 2017 and feature the CAE Medallion-6000 image generator and a new vibration system, brief/debrief station and instructor operator station, CAE said.
The companyÂ also landed a contract from PWGSCÂ to provide aÂ CAE 3000 Series helicopter simulator with cockpits for the Bell 412EPI and Bell 429 helicoptersÂ to the Canadian coast guardÂ by 2018.
Lastly, the U.S. Air Force awarded CAE USAÂ contracts toÂ make KC-135 aircrew training devices usable onÂ the Distributed Training Center NetworkÂ as part of the KC-135 Aircrew Training System program.
CAE said it will also work to guaranteeÂ physical security and cybersecurity at the training center facilities housing KC-135 aircrew training devices.