Canada's Department of National Defence extends Automated Airline Hosting and Aircraft Tasking System support contract with MDA

RICHMOND, B.C., 15 April 2013. MacDonald, Dettwiler, and Associates Ltd. (MDA; TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, won an $8.3 million (Canadian) contract with Canada's Department of National Defence (DND), extending its operational support of DND's Automated Airline Hosting and Aircraft Tasking System (AAHATS).

Apr 15th, 2013

RICHMOND, B.C., 15 April 2013. MacDonald, Dettwiler, and Associates Ltd. (MDA; TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, won an $8.3 million (Canadian) contract with Canada's Department of National Defence (DND), extending its operational support of DND's Automated Airline Hosting and Aircraft Tasking System (AAHATS).

AAHATS provides a passenger booking and aircraft scheduling service for the Canadian Forces for five years at six locations in Canada. The contract includes four one-year options, totaling $8 million, to extend the support.

MDA has provided support for AAHATS since 1995 and its original delivery of the system to DND.

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