Tampa, Florida (12 August, 2015) – Aero Simulation Inc. (ASI) is pleased to announce its selection as an awardee of the Training Systems Acquisition (TSA) III contract. Awarded by the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio, this Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (ID/IQ) contract provides ASI the venue for bidding on delivery orders in support of the Air Force Training Systems over the next 10 years. ASI is one of 13 Small Business teams to have been selected for this award.

“ASI is pleased with the Air Force’s confidence in ASI to perform on their training system requirements now and into the future” said Dr. Michael McCarthy, ASI’s President. “ASI’s excellent past performance on similar military programs was key to this win.”

About Aero Simulation, Inc.

ASI is recognized for innovative flight simulator design and manufacture, as well as cost- effective simulator modifications, upgrades, relocations and site support for military customers, as well as commercial airlines and aircraft manufacturers.

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One of Aero Simulation’s most recently delivered trainers just received a glowing article from Pensacola Today, a newspaper out of Pensacola, FL. Pensacola Today focused their praise on our “one-of-a-kind HC-144 simulator [which] is one of many trainers at the Aviation Training Center in Mobile, the center of the universe for all things aviation when it comes to the Coast Guard.”  ASI has built several of the trainers at ATC Mobile and has been under contract since 1998 to provide maintenance and modifications to all the ATC trainers.  ASI is proud to support ATC Mobile and their extremely important mission of providing training to the brave aviators who protect our shores.

To read the article, visit this link.


Christie Digital Has Published a Case Study on Aero Simulation’s HC-144A Simulator

June 20, 2014

One of Aero Simulation’s partners, Christie Digital, has put together an in-depth case study of their product on our HC-144A Level D Operational Flight Trainer. Christie Digital provided the 9 Christie Matrix StIM WQ Projectors that is being used on the device, which is currently the world’s largest collimated visual display system on motion. In […]

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Aero Simulation, Inc. Announces Contract Award for a CH-53E Flight Training Device

June 5, 2014

Tampa, Florida (05 May, 2014) – Aero Simulation Inc. (ASI) is pleased to announce its latest contract award, the CH-53E Flight Training Device (FTD), Device 2F239 Program. Awarded by the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, the $8.5M program directly supports the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves. The program requires the development, delivery and support […]

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Updated Time Lapse Assembly and Flight of the HC-144 Operational Flight Trainer

January 2, 2014

Update: Our time-lapse video of our latest trainer, the US Coast Guard’s HC-144 Ocean Sentry, has been updated with a test flight of the completed cockpit. Be sure to check it out! The HC-144 trainer, seen in this video, was assembled at ASI in Tampa, FL. It will be delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard’s […]

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Aero Simulation, Inc. Announces Contract Award for Upgrade of AH-1W Weapon Systems Trainer (WST) Program

October 22, 2013

Tampa, Florida (22 October, 2013) – Aero Simulation Inc (ASI) is pleased to announce its latest major contract award, the AH-1W Weapon Systems Trainer (WST), Device 2F136A Technical and Visual Upgrade . Awarded by the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, the $10M program directly supports Marine Air Group (MAG) 39 in Camp Pendleton, […]

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Aero Simulation Inc. (ASI) Announces Ownership Transition

August 16, 2013

On 10 July 2013, ASI’s founding shareholders, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Fernandez transferred ownership and formal control of ASI to the company’s management team. A new Board of Directors was also elected. No operational changes resulted from the completed transition. Since ASI’s founding nearly 30 years ago, Mr. and Mrs. Fernandez provided the leadership, guidance […]

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Fly a 60 around downtown Seattle in ASI’s booth at AAAA!

March 18, 2013

ASI will be exhibiting at the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Professional Forum and Exposition at the Fort Worth Convention Center from April 10th through the 13th (  Please visit us in Booth 1641.  We will have our H-60 Flight Training Device with new configurations and high detailed databases.  Please join us and try […]

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Aero Simulation Inc. Delivers First EP-3E Flight Trainer

November 6, 2012

Under subcontract to CACI, a provider of information solutions and services  – CMS Information Systems, Inc., Aero Simulation Inc. (ASI) has completed delivery of the first of two EP-3E Flight Training Devices.  Developed as part of CACI’s EP-3E Aries II Mission Avionics System Trainer (MAST), ASI’s Front End Reconfigurable Flight Training Devices (RFTD) provides comprehensive […]

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ASI is Excited to Exhibit at the 2012 Interservice/Industry Training Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC)

October 12, 2012

Please join us in Booth 1415, 3-6 December at the Orlando Convention Center ( and fly our latest Reconfigurable Flight Training Devices (RFTDs).  Our E-2/C-2 Fixed Wing RFTD will be presented with a new E-2D simulation.  Our H-60 Rotary Wing RFTD will include HH-60J (U.S. Coast Guard), MH-60K and MH-60M (U.S. Army) versions. We will […]

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