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CF-18 Operational Flight Program (OFP)

Project Type

Project Extension


The objective of this project is to acquire CF-18 Operational Flight Programs, as necessary, to integrate operational requirements identified under CF-18 Modernization. This project also upgraded/replaced the capabilities of the software development facilities at the CF-18 System Engineering Support Contractor Mirabel facility so that CAF will retain the current capability to modify CF-18 software.


The project will provide the CF-18 with the software integration of all the new mission systems integrated into the aircraft under the CF-18 Incremental Modernization Project.

A contract of approximately $65 million was awarded to L3 Communications MAS in 2005.

Funding Range

$100 million to $249 million

Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)

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Defence Capability Investment Areas

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