TAMPA, Florida (09 November 2010) – Aero Simulation, Inc. (ASI) is pleased to announce a recent contract award to perform modifications and upgrades to the French Ministry of Defense (FMOD) E-2C OFT, Device 2F110F, located at the Base d’Aéronautique Navale (BAN) Lann-Bihoue’, Lorient, France.

Under the program, ASI will design and integrate Main Power Distribution Box and Garmin Global Positioning System (GPS-500W) upgrades, as well as software modifications to correct existing problems over the next year. The program also includes support of trainer hardware and software, including visual, motion and control loading systems over the next three years as required.

“ASI is pleased to add the French Ministry of Defense to our growing list of customers. We appreciate the confidence expressed by both the FMOD and the U.S. Navy in our ability to rapidly complete these important trainer upgrades.” said Dr. Michael McCarthy, ASI’s President. “We look forward to successfully achieving these initial objectives and to our future support of France’s E-2 training requirements.”