Australia selects Lockheed Martin to develop pilot training system

December 9, 2015 4:02 PM

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CANBERRA, Australia, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- The Australian Department of Defense has awarded Lockheed Martin the contract to develop the AIR 5428 Pilot Training System to train the country's pilots.

The contract, valued at about $868 million, tasks Lockheed Martin with leading the delivery of a system that will be used to train all future pilots from the Royal Australian Air Force, Royal Australian Navy and the Australian Army. The contract includes performance based options for up to 25 years.

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