Contract awarded for PC-12NG Knight Ryder Light Lift Utility Aircraft used by the Afghan Special Mission Wing
Reading, Pennsylvania, USA, September 28, 2015 – Fidelity Technologies Corporation today announced that it has been awarded a contract from the United States Army valued at $9 million to provide training devices for the PC-12NG Knight Ryder Light Lift Utility Aircraft used by the Afghan Special Mission Wing.
Under this contract Fidelity will produce a PC-12NG Flight Training Device along with a, Cockpit Procedures Trainer and other components. The Flight Training Device will meet FAA Level 6 and the Cockpit Procedures Trainer will meet FAA Level 4 Certification Standards. After installation in Afghanistan, these training aids and devices will be used to train Afghan pilots in aircraft familiarization and operations in support of the war on terrorism and the effort to stop the proliferation of drugs within the region.
“Following on our highly successful partnership with the U.S. Army in developing and delivering Mi-17 Training Aids and Devices to the Afghan Special Mission Wing, we are delighted to be selected to provide training aids and devices for the PC-12NG Knight Ryder Light Lift Utility Aircraft. Fidelity Technologies has a proven track record of working closely with our customers to design, develop, deliver, and support training solutions in austere environments that exceed expectations. We look forward to delivering this comprehensive suite of training aids and devices to the Afghan Special Mission Wing”, said David Gulati, President of Fidelity Technologies.