Rockwell Collins selected by Aero Simulation, Inc. to provide updates to B-1 training system for U.S. Air Force

B-1 Lancer

Rockwell Collins will provide updates to the U.S. Air Force B-1 Lancer training system, enabling mission readiness for pilots and crew to operate the latest technology installed on the aircraft.Click to enlarge

  • Updates to ensure concurrence with latest aircraft components to maintain mission readiness of pilots and crew

ORLANDO, Florida (Nov. 26, 2018 ) – Rockwell Collins has been selected by Aero Simulation, Inc. to provide modifications to the B-1 Lancer training system for the U.S. Air Force. Rockwell Collins will execute concurrency, obsolescence, and cybersecurity upgrades to the five current training systems including the Weapon Systems Trainer, Mission Trainer, Cockpit Procedures Trainer and two maintenance trainers. The enhancements will be made to align the training systems with the current configuration of the B-1 aircraft.

“This modification will ensure the Air Force has the tools it needs to keep pilots and crews mission ready and operating at high levels of competency with the latest technology installed on the B-1,” said Nick Gibbs, vice president and general manager of Simulation and Training Solutions for Rockwell Collins.

Rockwell Collins has more than 15 years of experience in providing broad-scope, complex simulation and training systems. A few key platforms include the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye, B-52 Stratofortress, E-6B Mercury and the E-8C Joint STARS.

About Rockwell Collins
Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) is a leader in aviation and high-integrity solutions for commercial and military customers around the world. Every day we help pilots safely and reliably navigate to the far corners of the earth; keep warfighters aware and informed in battle; deliver millions of messages for airlines and airports; and help passengers stay connected and comfortable throughout their journey. As experts in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, cabin interiors, information management, mission communications, and simulation and training, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of products and services that can transform our customers’ futures. To find out more, please visit

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