San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 09, 2013
Cubic Worldwide Technical Services (CWTS), a Mission Support Services subsidiary of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) has been awarded a contract for nearly $134 million for the Base Period and Option Years from the U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) based in Orlando, Florida. CWTS is a leading provider of instructional support services for the Navy and Marine Corps. Cubic will deliver interactive and immersive academic and simulator instruction for nine different aircraft ranging between basic and advanced flight operation.
This Chief of Naval Air Training, Contract Instruction Services (CNATRA CIS) Task Order is issued as part of the Fielded Training Systems Support (FTSS) III indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract. The contract is slated to start on April 1, 2013 with a total period of performance of five years.
“The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command understands the value and importance of superior academic and simulator training for our service men and women,” said Harold Carlisle, deputy general manager of Cubic Worldwide Technical Services. “This announcement is another testament of Cubic’s continued partnership with the United States Navy and our dedication to supporting our troops.”
The contract will be performed at five locations including NAS Corpus Christi and NAS Kingsville, Texas; NAS Meridian, Miss.; and NAS Pensacola and NAS Whiting Field, Fla.
About Cubic Corporation
Cubic Corporation is the parent company of three major business segments: Defense Systems, Mission Support Services and Transportation Systems. Cubic Defense Systems is a leading provider of realistic combat training systems, cyber technologies, asset tracking solutions, and defense electronics. Mission Support Services is a leading provider of training, operations, maintenance, technical and other support services to the U.S. and allied nations. Cubic Transportation Systems is a leading provider of automated fare collection systems and services for public transit authorities. For more information about Cubic, see the company's web site at http://www.cubic.com.