Orlando, FL (PRWEB) April 11, 2006
Adacel, an industry leader in software integration, simulation development, and speech recognition technology, has received an additional order in excess of $1.8 million ($US) to supply MaxSim™ air traffic control Tower Simulator Systems (TSS) to the United States Marine Corps (USMC).
Under the terms of the original agreement, the USMC had the right to exercise options for more TSS systems. With the current contract modification, the USMC will purchase four (4) additional systems.
The USMC will use these newest MaxSim™ simulators to enhance their training capabilities at their Air Stations in: Yuma AZ, New River NC, Camp Pendleton CA and Iwakuni Japan.
This extension of the original agreement continues the wide distribution of the Adacel MaxSim™ system throughout the USMC, increasing the total number of installations to 7.
“Adacel is very appreciative of the USMC’s continued commitment to the MaxSim™ simulation training system. MaxSim™ is the industry-leading ATC simulation system and the finest tool available today for air traffic controller training and development,” states Fred Sheldon, Adacel’s CEO. “We are proud to be able to provide this comprehensive training solution to the outstanding group of military ATC professionals in the USMC.”
Over the last three years, Adacel has established itself as the leading provider of air traffic control training simulators by winning key civil and military contracts. In addition to the United States Marine Corps, Adacel is the supplier of ATC tower simulation systems for the United States Air Force, the United States Army, and the Federal Aviation Administration, Civil Aviation Authorities in Europe and the Middle East, as well as many of the most prestigious aviation universities in the world.
About The Adacel MaxSim™ Simulator
The Adacel MaxSim™ simulator products represent the benchmark air traffic control training suite. They have been selected by U.S. military and commercial aviation authorities, as well as over thirty air traffic management services around the world. MaxSim™ Tower and MaxSim™ Radar meet the pressing training requirements of the ATC community. Capable of integrated tower and radar operations, they have the flexibility to be operated in standalone configurations, or in multiple integrated configurations.
MaxSim™ products provide the functions and features to address many areas, including: traffic flow studies, effective and efficient training of aviation personnel, airport sighting studies, gate-to-gate management, development of new airspace and airport management, techniques and procedures, disaster management planning and airport and aviation security studies.
Adacel is a global software technology and systems integration leader. The company is a leading developer of critical security, aviation (air traffic management), speech recognition, and defense simulation and security systems for government and business entities. Multi-year support is available on all simulators as well as full-time, on site maintenance and operation of the systems.
Adacel’s products can be found in more than 30 countries. With a stringent commitment to customer support and extensive research and development, Adacel is recognized as a leader in simulation system integration and software development.
Adacel was established in 1987 and listed on the ASX in 1998 (ASX: ADA). The Company’s U.S. operations area headquartered in the I-4 Technology Corridor of Orlando, Florida. Adacel has offices in Washington, D.C., Montreal Canada, Melbourne, Australia and Manchester, United Kingdom.
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