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Marvin Test Solutions Brings World-Class Organizational-, Intermediate-, and Depot-Level Armament Test Capabilities to FIDAE 2014

Global Aerospace Test Systems Provider Offers Proven Test Solutions for F-5, Hawk, F-16, F-15, TA/FA-50, and AH-64

Santiago, Chile – March 20, 2014 – Marvin Test Solutions (formerly known as Geotest-Marvin Test Systems), a global provider of innovative test solutions for military, aerospace, and manufacturing organizations, today announced the company will exhibit at FIDAE 2014, March 25-28 in Santiago, Chile. Marvin Test Solutions develops and supports armament and avionics equipment for operational- (O-), intermediate- (I-), and depot-level (D-level) test with products including the MTS-3060 SmartCan™, MT1888, and MTS3045. The company will be joining its distributor, Aero Precision, in booth C-14.

“At Marvin Test Solutions, our experts specialize in meeting the most stringent military requirements for O-, I-, and D-level maintenance and sustainment tests,” said Major General Steve Sargeant*, USAF (Ret.), CEO of Marvin Test Solutions, and Vice President of Strategic Development for The Marvin Group. “Participating in the FIDAE 2014 show gives us the opportunity to meet with leaders in the military and aerospace industry and discuss how our test solutions enhance their ability to maintain and sustain aircraft, while simultaneously replacing obsolete legacy test equipment.”

Showcasing O-, I-, and D-Level Test Capability at FIDAE 2014
The hand-held, battery-operated Marvin Test Solutions SmartCan™ is an innovative universal
O-level test set designed for both 4th and 5th generation fighter aircraft including the F-5, Hawk, F-16, F-15, TA/FA-50, and the AH-64. It delivers unrivaled test and troubleshooting capabilities to bridge the Armament Test Gap that exists with legacy test equipment. Providing smart weapons emulation of JDAM and AIM-120, offering audio and video troubleshooting capabilities, and featuring more than 30 measurement channels, the SmartCan™ allows maintainers to test all legacy and smart (MIL-STD 1760) weapons systems.

The Marvin Test Solutions MT1888 is a series of state-of-the-art Laser Source/Spot Simulators (LSS) used to test laser-guided munitions such as the Hellfire missile, Paveway I and II, and the AGM-65E Laser Maverick missile at all of the maintenance and sustainment levels. Field programmable and able to select any PRF code, the MT1888 is a hand-held LSS that exercises laser seekers, simulating the laser return of a lased target.

In addition, the Marvin Test Solutions MT3045 is an Advanced Hellfire Missile Simulator (HMS) for the Hellfire Modular Missile System. The MT3045 is capable of simulating Hellfire missiles, tracking critical signals, and displaying status to the operator.

Offering Worldwide Distribution
In August 2013, Marvin Test Solutions selected Aero Precision to distribute it military test sets globally. By working with Aero Precision, Marvin Test Solutions can provide military and aerospace professionals in 64 countries with easy access to Marvin Test Solutions products and systems.

Marvin Test Solutions is a global company with a record of proven success deploying test equipment  in support of military aircraft in more than 15 countries. The company also has the ability to establish armament depots in conjunction with The Marvin Engineering Company.

*To make an appointment to meet with General Sargeant at FIDAE 2014, contact Donna Van Dyke at or Lori Lai at  For more information on Marvin Test Solutions equipment offerings visit


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About Marvin Test Solutions, Inc.
Marvin Test Solutions, a vertically integrated aerospace test and measurement company, has delivered innovative, feature-rich test solutions for factory, flightline, intermediate-level, and depot-level applications since 1988. As a member of The Marvin Group, an award-winning aerospace company with a 50-year history in the Defense and Commercial Aerospace industries, Marvin Test Solutions has test equipment deployed in support of most of the major defense aircraft and munitions in use around the world. Marvin Test Solutions quickly delivers full-spectrum, successful test solutions - making test, maintenance, and sustainment of the most mission-critical systems easier and faster.