Air Platforms

L3 acquires Doss Aviation

14 September 2017

L3 Technologies has announced the acquisition of US air training services company Doss Aviation.

The purchase of Doss – terms of which were not disclosed – was announced on 14 September. L3 said the company is expected to generate sales of USD50 million this year and will be renamed L3 Doss within the group’s existing L3 Electronic Systems business.

Doss is the sole provider of initial flight training for the US Air Force. It has also been authorised to train foreign pilots.

Training services include coursework and flight training relating to fixed-wing and unmanned aircraft as well as training for weapons officers.

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