1 May 2012: Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. has been awarded a $39.5M contract to provide training, financial, technical and management support services for the PMA275 Joint Program Office Training Integrated Product Team (IPT). Team Imagine One will apply its expertise of V-22 simulators, training devices and the V-22 Aircraft to enforce customer vision, goals, and objectives as it pertains to training Marine Corps and Air Force V-22 pilots, crew chiefs, flight engineers and maintainers.
Team resources will also provide product reviews to include engineering, technical, budget, program management, and analysis tasking; and development of recommendations for technical, logistical and life cycle support for the Osprey V-22 Training System. Program Managers Steve Daczkowski and Neal Davidson will lead Team Imagine One which includes Camber, Valour, Sabre, CSC, and StraCon. Contract performance will run March 2012 through March 2017 with work performed mainly at Patuxent River, MD and other locations including Kirtland AFB, NM and MCAS New River, NC. This work is under the PMA275 V-22 Joint Program Office.
The V-22 is a growing military asset for transporting U.S. troops and supplies. More than 145 Osprey tilt rotor aircraft are in operation today. Marine Corps V-22s are deployed in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit for contingency operations, while Air Force Special Operations Command V-22s are deployed in support of National mission taskings. NAVAIR #2012-580 Photo courtesy U.S. Navy