Cobham has won a four-year contract to deliver Operational Readiness Training for RAF Lakenheath.

Cobham awarded training contract
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The training, which begins later this year, will include exercises in Aerial Gunnery (live fire) and Electronic Attack to prepare USAFE/UK personnel for the increasingly complex front-line threats which they face whilst conducting global operations.

The programme will involve Cobham’s specially modified Falcon 20 aircraft, equipped with advanced technology solutions to simulate the effects of an enemy’s latest electronic warfare equipment during training exercises. 

Cobham, based in Dorset, England, offer a range of technologies and services to solve challenging problems in commercial, defence and security markets, from deep space to the depths of the ocean.