Quantum3D Government Systems has received a contract to supply its MANTIS image generation software to L3 Technologies’ Link Simulation & Training division, including GeoScapeSE World-Wide Synthetic Environment, CatalystSE digital content creation system, and a variety of programme and integration services. 

The contract intends to support a flight crew training system for the US Air Force's (USAF) new Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) for Diminishing Manufacturing Sources Replacement of Avionics for Global Operations and Navigation (DRAGON).

The DRAGON upgrade to AWACS platform ensures compliance with current and future air traffic requirements.

QuantaDyn Corporation has received a contract modification to supply an additional 23 JTC TRS production devices under the previously awarded Joint Terminal Control Training and Rehearsal System (JTC TRS) contract by the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB).

The change is valued at $27m and is expected to be completed in May 2018.

The Boeing Company has received a modification contract from AFLCMC, WPAFB, for F-15 combined APG-63 version 3 radar improvement programme and APG-82 version 1 radar modernisation programme (RMP) radar upgrades.

Boeing will supply 18 more V3 radars and 16 RMP radars as part of the contract worth $168.83m.

The contract includes the provision of the associated installation, support equipment, initial spares, tooling, and other required support.

"The DRAGON upgrade to AWACS platform ensures compliance with current and future air traffic requirements."

The US Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC), Los Angeles Air Force Base, has awarded a modification contract to United Launch Services LLC to provide launch vehicle production services in support of the configuration of a Delta IV Heavy and transportation.

Work under the $270.41m contract will be performed at Centennial, Decatur, and Vandenberg Air Force Base, and is expected to be completed in December 2020.

AFLCMC and Eglin Air Force Base has awarded a $100m contract to Lockheed Martin Corporation for joint air-to-surface stand-off missile (JASSM) production support.

Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida, US, and should be completed in April 2022.