Services, Training

Kratos Gains Contract for CH-47F Chinook Maintenance

By Staff Writer | April 14, 2014

Kratos has received a multi-million dollar subcontract from USfalcon Inc. to upgrade Boeing CH-47F Chinook Avionics Trainers (CAT). Kratos will perform concurrency upgrade services to four of the simulators currently located at the U.S. Army's 128th Aviation Brigade in Ft. Eustis, Virginia.

Kratos is the original equipment manufacturer of the simulators, which provide high-fidelity hands-on training of the aircraft avionics system in a fully integrated configuration. The upgrade includes incorporating the Aircraft Product Improvement Program One (PIP1) to ensure concurrency of the simulators to the aircraft as well as other product life cycle and functional enhancements, such as networking the simulators together to allow students to perform more advanced maintenance scenarios. 

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