The Defence Procurement Agency of the U.K.'s Ministry of Defence has awarded Firearms Training Systems Inc. (www.fatsinc.com)
a $6 million contract for Dismounted Close Combat Training (DCCT) simulators.
Firearms Training Systems of Suwanee delivered first-generation virtual training products to the Ministry of Defence between 1992 and 1994. Since then, the company has provided continuous service support and a series of upgrades and improvements. In 2001, the Ministry of Defence replaced the first generation systems with DCCT simulators.