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IMP Aerospace & Defence Signs Deal with GDMS-C for Block I Avionics Update for Portuguese Air Force

IMP Aerospace & Defence is very excited to announce that IMP Aerospace has just signed a significant sub-contract with General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada (GDMS-C) to design and implement a Block I Avionics Update for the Portuguese Air Force (PRTAF).

This team effort with our GDMS-C partners will modify the PRTAF five-aircraft P-3C CUP+ fleet with significant new capabilities including upgraded Identification Friend or Foe Transponder (IFFT), Link-16 communications, and Data Management System (DMS). The IMP Engineering design effort will commence immediately, with the prototype aircraft currently scheduled for induction in October 2023.

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