Thursday, April 7, 2011
Thales, Boeing Ink Training Deal
Boeing Defence Australia has reached a memorandum of understanding with Thales to design a training system for the Australian Defence Force. Project Air 9000 Phase 7, Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) involves the companies partnering to provide training—including course work, flight simulators and computer-based instruction—for the Australian Army and Navy. An RFP for the program is expected in late 2011.