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2010-06-14 07:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- As overall budgets grow and expenditure on training and simulation products continues to rise, the U.S. military training and simulation market has witnessed stable growth. The Department of Defense (DoD) training and simulation market has had to keep in step with advancements in technology. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (http://www.aerospace.frost.com), U.S. Military...

2008-08-27 09:00:50

Cubic Applications, Inc., a defense services subsidiary of Cubic Corporation (AMEX: CUB), has been awarded a contract with a potential value of $16.3 million to explore emerging technologies and develop prototype solutions to strengthen the military's training in nuclear, biological and chemical response. In July, Cubic began work on an incrementally funded contract with the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) in Orlando, Florida. NAWCTSD has provided $2 million in...

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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.