The U.S. Marine Corps awarded Saab a contract valued $54 million for force on force training systems-next (FoFTS-Next) next generation of instrumented – tactical engagement simulation system (I-TESS).
The FoFTS-Next Single Award Task Order Contract (SATOC) will include U.S.M.C. Training Instrumentation Systems (MCTIS) equipment, logistics, and training exercise support.
The FoFTS-Next Increment 1 consists of instrumentation systems for individuals, vehicles, buildings and weapons. FoFTS-Next Increment 1 also encompasses the command and control and network systems required to transport, process and display data from the instrumentation.
The contract has a potential value of $127.9 million.
The Saab next-generation Live MCTIS Training System will replace the U.S. Marine Corps’ current Instrumentation and Tactical Engagement Simulation System (ITESS) equipment. Through innovative use of technology and a well-proven training philosophy, Saab offers world leading training solutions and capabilities enabling interoperability and true realism for land forces. Saab offers solutions for live training, live fire training, virtual training, and training services.