U.S. Army live-training systems to get refresh under $465 million General Dynamics contractNews
October 04, 2018
FAIRFAX, Va. General Dynamics has won a contract worth $465 million for the U.S. Army Life Cycle Product Line Management (LCPM) program from the U.S. Army Contracting Command (Orlando, Florida) to perform a technology refresh and upgrade of live training system, within the U.S. Army Live Training Transformation (LT2) product line..
General Dynamics -- through its General Dynamics One Source arm, a joint venture of General Dynamics Mission Systems and General Dynamics Information Technology -- will focus primarily on the extensive LT2 family of training systems that supports the variety of live-training requirements, including Force on Force and Force on Target systems, for the Project Manager for Training Devices (PM TRADE) portfolio within the Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI).
Requirements will include both individual training and collective training systems at unit home stations, combat training centers, military operations on urban terrain, live-fire and digital ranges, and additional training ranges located worldwide.
General Dynamics will also define, implement, and manage the LT2 Hardware Product Line through trade studies, analysis and forecasting, data collection, design, development, impact assessment, cybersecurity, materiel procurement, integration, installation, testing, system training, documentation, logistics support, obsolescence management, and disposal.
The General Dynamics One Source contract runs for five years.