United Kingdom has awarded a five year base contract extension worth £165m to Cobham for operational training, with an anticipated value of some £200m through to 2019.
This contract extends the 25 years partnerships between the Royal Navy and Royal Air Force, with Cobham to provide training to service personnel operating platforms including the Eurofighter Typhoon and Type 45 Destroyer.
Commenting on the contract, Cobham Chief Executive Officer, Bob Murphy said: “We have successfully a dapted our operational readiness training to meet the needs of the Armed Forces through to the end of 2019, using the extensive technology and know-how we have developed since the service was first introduced in the mid-1980s. We look forward to further developing this highly effective partnership with the MoD.”
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has awarded a new contract to continue its dedicated airborne search and rescue capability when the current contracts expire. Cobham SAR Services Pty Ltd will begin providing a search and rescue service for AMSA from August 2016
Cobham announces that its acquisition of Aeroflex Holding Corp has been successfully completed following the receipt of regulatory and shareholder approvals. The transaction has an enterprise value of approximately US$1,460m
Cobham will exhibit at the the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems Internationals (AUVSI) Unmanned Systems 2014 conference and trade show 13-15 May at the Orange Country Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Cobham will demonstrate products and technologies engineered to: -- Enable “Sense & Avoid” by unmanned autonomous and remotely piloted aerial vehicles -- Resiliently link control stations and unmanned systems through our antenna solutions -- Ensure cyber- & communications security and resiliency with our robust and encrypted datalinks -- Reduce the size, weight and power (SWaP) consumption of mission critical components-- Protect armed forces, law enforcement & HAZMAT teams through...
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