BA aerospace company awarded $24.7 million contract from Navy for Harrier training system
8 Oct 2020
Broken Arrow aerospace company CymSTAR Services has been awarded a $24,702,350 contract from the Navy in Orlando, Florida, for an AV-8B Harrier Weapons Systems Trainer.
CymSTAR specializes in developing new training devices, modifying existing training systems and inserting new technology to improve existing systems.
The McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier is a vertical takeoff and landing jet primarily used by the Marines.
It went into service in 1985 and was used in the first Gulf War, Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan) and the Iraq War. The Marines have at least eight units of the aircraft.