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CAE USA gains contract extension for KC-135 crew training

14th August 2020 - 17:30 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


The USAF has extended by six months its contract with CAE USA for the KC-135 Aircrew Training System (ATS).

The $16.09 million extension, announced by the DoD on 13 August,  brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $526.98 million.

CAE USA will perform work at ten bases in the continental US, as well as at Kadena Air Base, Japan; Ramstein Air Base, Germany; and RAF Mildenhall in the UK.

In all, the company provides aircrew training services at 13 USAF bases in the US and internationally where more than 3,500 KC-135 pilots, co-pilots and boom operators train annually. 

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