Rheinmetall, Thales to Provide Training Services to Franco-German Squadron
By Olivia Bugault
Thales SA and Rheinmetall AG jointly said Monday that they won a
subcontract in March from U.S. aerospace company Lockheed Martin
Corp. to provide training services for a Franco-German
The 50/50 consortium between the French and German aerospace
companies was tasked by prime contractor Lockheed Martin with
delivering personnel and services related to the certification of
the future training centre organization for the Franco-German
C-130J transport aircraft fleet, they said.
"The training centre qualification is to be completed in 1Q
2024, and the training operation will commence in 2024," they said.
The training center will be established in Normandy, France, they
The companies didn't provide financial details of the deal.
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