As of 09:30 on 06 AUG 2021, the submission deadline for AESOP (TW-21-0004) has been extended to 15:00 EST on 10 AUG 2021.

The government has also released the following statement concerning TW-21-0004 (AESOP):

“The Government is in receipt of Questions regarding the Project Announcement, all Questions and Answers will be posted via Vulcan prior to the submission deadline. Vendors who have submitted questions and would not like them posted, please email

The Tradewind OTA Enterprise Office (operated by IN3), in conjunction with the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) will host a competitive process to assess and acquire technical solution(s) to rapidly implement an AI/ML informed Advanced Learning Management System and tightly coupled Resource Scheduling System to optimize the flight training timelines for Naval Aviators. This program supports the requirements of the Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA).

The initial submission deadline is 08/09/2021 at 0800 EST.

Any responses to questions will be posted on this same page with date/time stamp to indicate the most recent update, along with any slides or recordings posted for future Q&A events, as relevant.