San Francisco, Calif., — 24 August, 2011. Aechelon Technology, Inc. announced today that CAE USA has awarded it a contract to provide eight image generators and databases for the United States Navy MH-60R program. The MH-60R tactical operational flight trainer (TOFT) includes both an operational flight trainer (OFT) used to train pilots and co-pilots as well as a weapons tactics trainer (WTT) used to train sensor operators in the MH-60R Seahawk helicopter.
CAE is the prime contractor responsible for delivering a range of MH-60R and MH-60S training systems to the Navy. Aechelon Technology will supply its new pC-NOVA™ v5.6 Image Generators to CAE, which will integrate the visual system on four MH-60R TOFTs the company is currently developing for the Navy. Aechelon Technology will also provide global multi-spectral visual and sensor databases, 3D moving models, and a variety of airfields.
About Aechelon Technology, Inc
Aechelon Technology, Inc. is a leader in real time computer graphics applications for training, simulation and entertainment markets. The company provides COTS-based, high resolution, multi-channel, geo-specific image generators, OTW and correlated sensor databases and integration services. The company’s image generators are field proven, and are delivered with full logistics support and documentation. Aechelon Technology is ISO 9001:2008 certified, and is located on the Internet at www.aechelon.com and headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
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