Projects

C130T Avionics Obsolescence Upgrade (AOU)

An Analysis of Options (AoO)

Commissioned by PMA 207, Voletude led a Study Integrated Product Team (IPT) that provided an independent analysis of the C-130T IPTs Acquisition Strategy to upgrade 20 cockpits to meet current Communication, Navigation, Surveillance/Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) requirements. Analyzing numerous C-130 upgrade programs for costs, schedule, technical requirements and risks, the Study IPT comprised of Air 4.2, 4.5 and 4.10 SMEs performed a qualitative and quantitative assessment of the PMA 207 government led primed approach as compared to the USAF Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) , C-130J new aircraft procurement, or initiating a new full and open competition. This study allowed PMA 207 to execute their acquisition strategy as planned and proceed to a Milestone C Decision later in the year.