CAE USA has been awarded subcontracts from Lockheed Martin to support the design, development and manufacture of six C-130J weapon systems trainers (WSTs) for the United States Air Force and Air National Guard.

The orders for these six C-130J WSTs were booked during CAE's second quarter of fiscal year 2018.

The C-130J WSTs are full motion, full mission simulators that accurately simulate the aircraft and its various missions. The simulators recreate the sounds, motion, virtual environment and all other systems required to provide a high-fidelity, realistic flight training environment. These six C-130 WSTs will be delivered to various air bases during 2020 and 2021.