Arotech Training and Simulation Receives $9.5M U.S. Air Force Award
FAAC Inc., Arotech's training and simulation division has received a $9.5 million award from the U.S. Air Force.
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Ann Arbor-based software company FAAC Inc., a part of Arotech Corp’s training and simulation division, today announced that it has received a $9.5 million indefinite-delivery and indefinite-quantity award from the U.S. Air Force.
The scope of the contract covers updates to the F-16 common weapon engagement zones based upon FAAC’s zone acquisition process technology. The contract period of performance is through March 2022. In addition, two task orders valued at $2.32 million were issued.
“Currently adopted by all U.S. fighter aircrafts, our ZAP technology provides aircrew accurate weapon employment information in all engagement conditions,” says Kurt Flosky, president of FAAC. “This effort continues our support of the F-16 community in advancing the capabilities of its on-board software.”
ATSD develops, manufactures, and markets advanced high-tech multimedia and interactive digital solutions for engineering, use-of-force, and operator training simulations for military, law enforcement, security, and municipal, and private industry personnel.
The division’s fully interactive operator training systems feature vehicle simulator technology, enabling training in situation awareness, risk analysis and decision-making, emergency reaction and avoidance procedures, conscientious equipment operation, and crew coordination.
The division supplies pilot decision-making support software for the F-15, F-16, F-18, F-22, and F-35 aircraft. ATSD also supplies simulation models for the ACMI/TACTS air combat training ranges, and air-refueling boom arm simulators. Consulting and developmental support for engineering and research simulation solutions is also provided by the division.
Arotech Corp. is a provider of defense and security products for the military, law enforcement, and homeland security markets. Incorporated in Delaware, Arotech has corporate offices in Ann Arbor and research development and production subsidiaries in Michigan, South Carolina, and Israel.