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03/03/2015 - Lockheed Martin's Joint Strike Fighter Lab Selects Spirent

PLEASANT GROVE, Utah - (March 3, 2015) - Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company has selected Spirent Federal Systems to provide GPS/INS simulation systems for their F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Mission Systems Integration Lab (MSIL).

The Spirent simulators being supplied will enable the JSF MSIL to support critical Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL) testing in the lab for fully evaluating F-35 mission systems and mission critical sensors substantially augmenting and reducing instrumented flight testing. The Spirent systems will also be utilized to provide aiding in the JSF Vehicle Systems Integration Facility (VSIF).

"Spirent's ability to demonstrate superior hardware-in-the-loop GPS/INS test solutions was essential in being selected to support such a critical program," said Ellen Hall, President of Spirent Federal Systems.

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About Spirent Federal Systems
Spirent Federal Systems was formed in July 2001 by Spirent Communications as a wholly owned subsidiary and United States proxy company. Spirent Federal markets and sells products to the United States government, its contractors and educational institutions with value-added features and ongoing customer support. Spirent Federal Systems is headquartered in Pleasant Grove, Utah, with support and sales offices throughout the US. For more information visit

About Spirent Communications plc
Spirent Communications plc. (LSE: SPT), a global leader in test and measurement, offers an extensive portfolio of solutions to test data centers, cloud computing and virtualized environments, high speed Ethernet networks and services, 3G/4G wireless networks and devices, network and application security, and positioning technologies. For more information visit

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