Bluedrop makes first sale in the US for its state-of-the-art Hoist Mission Training System.

ST. JOHN’S, Newfoundland and Labrador, April 29th, 2019 – – Bluedrop Performance Learning (“Bluedrop”) (TSX-V: BPLI) and its subsidiary Bluedrop Training & Simulation are pleased to announce that it has received contracts of over $2.0M CDN to deliver its innovative Hoist Mission Training System to Florida-based Logistic Services International (LSI) for the US Air Force.

The new HH-60W virtual reality Hoist Simulator will provide US Air Force crews the ability to complete rescue missions and specific hoist and crew communication evolutions in operationally relevant environments. As one of the first virtual reality hoist mission training simulators available within the US Air Force, this simulator will enhance crew readiness at reduced risk and cost while maximizing the value of flight operations.

“We are very pleased to achieve this ‘first’, that underlines our success in extending our reach towards new markets for both our products and services offerings” said Jean-Claude Siew, Vice President of Technology & Simulation.


Bluedrop Training & Simulation designs and develops advanced training systems and state-of-the-art simulation products to safely train operators and maintainers of complex equipment. Our approach leverages innovative technology to provide cost-effective blended-media training content, from classroom instruction and computer-based training (CBT) through to high-fidelity training devices. Bluedrop Training & Simulation is a small to medium-sized enterprise (SME) providing a strong value proposition offering 100% Canadian designed and developed solutions. For more information about Bluedrop Training & Simulation, visit You can follow us on Twitter: @Bluedrop BPL