Lockheed to Provide AGTS to Saudi Military

16 March 2011 (Last Updated March 16th, 2011 18:30)

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract to provide Saudi military with advanced gunnery training systems (AGTS). Under the $32m contract, the company will provide four mobile advanced gunnery training systems and eight deployable advanced gunnery training systems fo

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract to provide Saudi military with advanced gunnery training systems (AGTS).

Under the $32m contract, the company will provide four mobile advanced gunnery training systems and eight deployable advanced gunnery training systems for the Saudi fleet of armoured vehicles.

The AGTS simulator is designed to train individuals, crews and platoons in the skills of precision gunnery and to practice target recognition, fire control and distribution while being engaged by targets.

Work will be carried out at the company's facility in Orlando, Florida, US, with an estimated completion date of 31 December 2015.

The Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation will be the contracting activity.