L-3 Communications, Link Simulation and Training has been awarded a firm-fixed-price, cost reimbursement contract for the F-16 training system (TS), aircrew and maintenance.

Under the $469.5m contract, the company will provide contractor logistics support (CLS) and training systems support (TSSC).

The services will be provided to 183 F-16 training devices across 33 locations of the US Air Force (USAF) in Europe, Pacific Air Forces, Bahrain, Greece and Jordan, as well as three foreign military sales countries.

The TSSC includes training, system configuration control, troubleshooting, maintenance of a logistics data library, on-site engineering liaison support, feasibility studies, and modifications to visual system databases at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, US.

ASC/WNSK, Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio, US, will be the contracting activity.