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BMD System Tracks, Simulates Engagements of Three Short-Range Ballistic Missiles

Three short-range ballistic missile targets are launched from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia, in support of Flight Test Other-19 on Feb. 24, 2015. Missile Defense Agency photo

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and sailors aboard the USS Carney, USS Gonzalez, and USS Barry successfully completed a flight test involving the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) weapon system. At approximately 2:30 a.m. EST today, three short-range ballistic missile […]


Boeing Delivers F-22 Training Center with Advanced Visual System

Boeing Delivers F-22 Training Center with Advanced Visual System

Boeing has improved the realism of ground-based F-22 Raptor training by delivering the first simulators for that aircraft with an immersive, 360-degree visual environment. Two simulators were installed, each paired with the Constant Resolution Visual System (CRVS), Boeing’s patented display […]


Army training, technology evolving

Army training, technology evolving

The Army is evolving its current Integrated Training Environment into a single synthetic training environment that combines constructive, gaming and virtual systems to provide challenging exercises efficiently at the point of need. Army officials discussed the Future Holistic Training Environment […]


Sophisticated simulations help provide improved weapons faster, cheaper

Sophisticated simulations help provide improved weapons faster, cheaper

As engineers design new weapons or modify existing ones, reducing time and money on development can be critical in providing Soldiers with improved weapons without undue delay. A new sight may be planned for the M4 rifle, but how well […]


Latest ‘Virtual Battle Space’ release adds realism to scenarios, avatars

Latest ‘Virtual Battle Space’ release adds realism to scenarios, avatars

The most recent version of the Army’s 3D virtual training game, Virtual Battle Space 3, allows players to personalize their avatar within the simulation and the scenes and scenarios look a lot more real as well. Using new human dimensioning […]


‘Live synthetic’ US Army’s next generation of simulation

‘Live synthetic’ US Army’s next generation of simulation

Soldiers from a brigade combat team are at a combat training site doing a routine live-fire exercise. Well, maybe not so routine. Suddenly enemy jets pop out of the clouds streaking toward them. The Soldiers scramble for cover as missiles […]


Fused Reality: Blending Reality and Simulation

Fused Reality: Blending Reality and Simulation

Computer-based simulation is an excellent flight-test tool that has been used for decades to allow pilots an opportunity to train in an unfamiliar aircraft or to gain experience and confidence for a new mission or flight research task. Although some […]


Simulation teaches collection asset management, situational order of battle, symbology analysis

Simulation teaches collection asset management, situational order of battle, symbology analysis

As the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence continues its campaign to build a more effective and efficient future force, its Learning Innovation Office or LIO, is responding to the call to action by developing adaptable interactive multimedia instruction. LIO’s […]


Virtual simulator provides alternative shoot, no-shoot training

Virtual simulator provides alternative shoot, no-shoot training

The 51st Security Forces Squadron offers a different way to engage in a shoot or no-shoot scenario at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 is a virtual firearms simulator that uses life-like, life-size weapons to […]


Lockheed Martin Completes F-35 Full Mission Simulator Installation

Lockheed Martin Completes F-35 Full Mission Simulator Installation

Lockheed Martin (LMT) marked the completion of the first F-35 Lightning II Full Mission Simulators (FMS) at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma, Ariz. The air station will be home to the first operational Marine Corps F-35 squadrons worldwide. Two […]


 
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