AROTECH TRAINING AND SIMULATION
RECEIVES $9.5M U.S. AIR FORCE IDIQ AWARD
WITH INITIAL TASK ORDERS VALUED AT $2.32M
Ann Arbor, Michigan – March 20, 2017
AROTECH TRAINING AND SIMULATION RECEIVES $9.5M U.S. AIR FORCE IDIQ AWARD WITH INITIAL TASK ORDERS VALUED AT $2.32M
FAAC Incorporated, a part of Arotech Corporation’s Training and Simulation Division [Nasdaq GM: ARTX], announced that it has received a sole source $9.5M indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity award from the U.S. Air Force. The scope covers updates to F-16 Common Weapon Engagement Zones based upon FAAC’s Zone Acquisition Process (ZAP) technology. The contract period of performance is through March 2022. Two task orders were issued upon award valued at 2.32M.
“Currently adopted by all U.S. fighter aircraft, our ZAP technology provides aircrew accurate weapon employment information in all engagement conditions,” said Kurt Flosky, FAAC’s President. “This effort continues our support of the F-16 community in advancing the capabilities of its on-board software.”
About Arotech’s Training and Simulation Division
Arotech’s Training and Simulation Division (ATSD) provides world-class simulation based solutions. 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, municipal and private industry personnel. The division’s fully interactive operator training systems feature state-of-the-art 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’s use-of-force training products and services allow organizations to train their personnel in safe, productive, and realistic environments. The division supplies pilot decision-making support software for the F-15, F-16, F-18, F-22, and F-35 aircraft, simulation models for the ACMI/TACTS air combat training ranges, and Air-Refueling Boom Arm simulators. The division also provides consulting and developmental support for engineering and research simulation solutions. Arotech’s Training and Simulation Division consists of FAAC Incorporated (www.faac.com), MILO Range Training Systems (www.milorange.com), and Realtime Technologies (www.simcreator.com).
About Arotech Corporation
Arotech Corporation is a leading provider of quality defense and security products for the military, law enforcement and homeland security markets, including multimedia interactive simulators/trainers and advanced zinc-air and lithium batteries and chargers. Arotech operates two major business divisions: Training and Simulation, and Power Systems. Arotech is incorporated in Delaware, with corporate offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and research, development and production subsidiaries in Michigan, South Carolina, and Israel. For more information on Arotech, please visit Arotech's website at www.arotech.com.