U.S. Air Force Selects FSI Defense for Training Systems Acquisition IV Multiple Award Contract

Warfighters to benefit from FSI Defense’s training system contract for the next 10 years

FORT WORTH, TEXAS (June 27, 2023)The U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC), Simulator Division, selected FSI Defense, a FlightSafety International company, as one of 37 companies awarded a position on a 10-year, $32.5 billion multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) Training Systems Acquisition IV (TSA IV) contract.

FSI Defense is one of 18 large companies and 19 small companies chosen for the IDIQ contract. TSA IV provides the U.S. Air Force a streamlined, quick-response contracting vehicle to efficiently meet the demanding requirements of the AFLCMC by allowing pre-selected vendors the opportunity to bid on specific line items within a given task order.

“This contract award not only reinforces our position as a leader in the simulation and training community but also reflects the trust the U.S. Air Force has in FSI Defense,” said Dan Davis, FSI Defense president. “We look forward to exceeding expectations and continuing our long-lasting partnership with the AFLCMC,” continued Davis.

The TSA IV IDIQ encompasses complex aircrew simulations and training, maintenance, and system-specific training systems directly supporting warfighter training at operating locations worldwide, allowing the U.S. Air Force to maintain control of the air domain – now and into the future.

About FSI Defense

FSI Defense is a wholly-owned subsidiary of FlightSafety International. FSI Defense provides fixed and rotor-wing training and instruction for aircrew and technicians for the U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Coast Guard as well as various government agencies and international defense customers.

FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government, and military organizations. The company provides training for pilots, aircrew, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full-flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations around the world to include the United States, Canada, France and the United Kingdom.

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