Directorate of Air Mobility, Training and Simulation, Air Force Headquarters


Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Project Management, Capability Document Development



The Air Mobility Capability Assurance Program was formed by combining three different Capability Assurance Programs for the Air Mobility Fleet into a single program with multiple focused tranches required to support the ongoing capability upgrades of the Air Mobility Fleet (KC-30A, C-27J, C-17A, and C-130J).  Praxis Aerospace provided significant support to Air Force Headquarters, ATS Branch and HALSPO in development of the pre Gate 0 strategy and business case and has continued to provide support in the planning and execution of Tranche 1.

What We Did:

  • Developed the initial Program Joint Capability Needs Statement
  • Developed the Program Integrating Operational Concept Document
  • Development of the initial Business case
  • Development of the Output Spec for KC-30A Tranche 1 upgrades
  • Development of ASDEFCON Complex Vol 2 Contract for aircraft modification – Statement of Work, Contract Deliverable Requirements List, Data Item Descriptors
  • Development of Project Documents – Acquisition Safety Airworthiness Management Plan, Test and Evaluation Management Plan, Project Management Plan, Security Classification and Categorisation Guide
  • Review of Contract Deliverables from OEM
  • Engagement with regulatory and subject matter expert agencies across Department of Defence
  • Support to various AMCAP Gates



  • Development of JCNS, PIOCD and Business Case for AMCAP
  • Development of SOW for Tranche 1 risk reduction work scope
  • Airbus DS on contract to complete KC-30A (MRTT) design development of Tranche 1 modifications

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