Category Archives: Training

National service: How Serco went from overcharging and mismanagement scandals to a key role training RAF pilots

National service: How Serco went from overcharging and mismanagement scandals to a key role training RAF pilots By Ben Griffiths for the Daily Mail Published: 16:56 EST, 7 March 2016 | Updated: 16:56 EST, 7 March 2016 Amid the historic … Continue reading

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A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario

A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario By Sandro Frenguelli February 12, 2016 A Canadian Forces member training in Texas. Photo via Cpl Bruno Turcotte/DND On the surface, Brockville is just another … Continue reading

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Package Contract for UK Military Pilot Training Is Now Signed

Package Contract for UK Military Pilot Training Is Now Signed by Chris Pocock  – February 10, 2016, 6:00 PM Embraer is providing five Phenom 100 business jets for multi-engine training of British military pilots. (Image: Embraer) The contract to provide new … Continue reading

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L-3 Communications, L-3 Link Simulations and Training

L-3 Communications, L-3 Link Simulations and Training B-410644.2: Jan 20, 2016 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 9 pages) DOCUMENT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE The decision issued on the date below was subject to a GAO Protective Order. This redacted version has … Continue reading

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Elbit, KBR contracted for U.K. military flight training program

Elbit, KBR contracted for U.K. military flight training program By Ryan Maass   |   Feb. 4, 2016 at 12:41 PM Follow @upi Affinity Flying Services Limited receives $721 million contract to support the U.K. Military Flight Training System, which supports training … Continue reading

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CACI International (CACI) Receives Three-Year, $25M Contract for USAF Information Operations Training

CACI International (CACI) Receives Three-Year, $25M Contract for USAF Information Operations Training January 20, 2016 8:23 AM EST CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) announced that it has been awarded a $25 million contract to continue its support for the U.S. … Continue reading

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Why Is the Air Force Using Jet-Flying Mercenaries?

The Buzz Why Is the Air Force Using Jet-Flying Mercenaries? Dave Majumdar January 20, 2016 The U.S. Air Force’s elite Weapons School at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, has started using contractors flying privately-owned combat aircraft to help train the … Continue reading

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A Booming Business in Drone Pilot Training

A Booming Business in Drone Pilot Training By Sandra I. Erwin   The Air Force has come under fire for chronic shortages of drone pilots in recent years as the U.S. military has stepped up the use of remotely piloted … Continue reading

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Polish bootcamp trains security contractors for mission impossible

Polish bootcamp trains security contractors for mission impossible Poland’s European Security Academy trains private contractors from around the world at a 100 hectare training center, using real weapons and ex-special forces instructors, to prepare for militants or pirates By Stanislaw … Continue reading

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Civilian Training AND Military Socialization

Civilian Training AND Military Socialization

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