TITLE

RAF expands fighter tuition deal by £2.5m

PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;Jun2003, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Great Britain Royal Air Force (RAF) has awarded Vega Group PLC an extension on its existing Eurofighter contract to provide hardware for its aircraft maintenance desktop training system. Under the extension, which takes the overall contract to a value of £ 9 million Vega will buy and install training equipment for RAF classrooms. It is also planning to provide training software to Italian, Spanish and German armies under a deal that has been co-ordinated by aerospace manufacturer Eads.
ACCESSION #
10022300

 

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