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India Certifies First Dhruv Helicopter Simulator

India Certifies First Dhruv Helicopter Simulator

The Helicopter Academy to Train by Simulation of Flying (HATSOFF), the joint venture owned equally by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and CAE, today announced that its simulator cockpit for the civil/conventional variant of the Dhruv has been certified to Level […]


Digital Training Campus available for deployed Soldiers

Digital Training Campus available for deployed Soldiers

Portable professional development classrooms that can be set up virtually anywhere are currently being used by units in Afghanistan and Iraq. The classrooms are so portable that one unit in Afghanistan reportedly created a plywood structure to house theirs. These […]


Afghan SWAT ascends to new heights

Afghan SWAT ascends to new heights

Members of the 2nd Afghan National Civil Order Patrol Special Weapons and Tactics, or SWAT, team completed three weeks of grueling training with the Kandahar Pathfinder Detachment, 4th Battalion of the 101st Aviation Regiment, and are ready to take their […]


2011 Warrior Games open

2011 Warrior Games open

The 2011 Warrior Games kicked off Monday evening at the U.S. Olympic Training Center when Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta lit the torch to start the games. Giunta, who has served in the U.S. Army for almost […]


Elbit Sells Training System to Asian Army

Elbit Sells Training System to Asian Army

Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that it was awarded a contract valued at $32.7 million to supply an Asian army with advanced training systems for its armor and infantry forces. The project will be performed over the next three years. […]


‘Head Hunter’ squadron trains Iraqi Army on cordon, search techniques

‘Head Hunter’ squadron trains Iraqi Army on cordon, search techniques

With weapons raised at the door and eyes scanning the surrounding area for threats, Iraqi Army soldiers maneuvered toward an “enemy” building at the Ghuzlani Warrior Training Center, here. Iraqi Army, or IA, Soldiers of 3rd Company, 2nd Battalion, 9th […]


Gates to troops: US must sustain force excellence

Gates to troops: US must sustain force excellence

Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates spoke with Marines and Soldiers and watched them train today at two East Coast military installations, thanking them for their service, and — 48 days away from his June 30 retirement — saying goodbye. “I […]


American, British, German medical Soldiers build skills, interoperability

American, British, German medical Soldiers build skills, interoperability

Soldiers of the U.S. Army Europe’s 212th Combat Support Hospital, the United Kingdom’s 1st Medical Regiment, and the German Army’s 22nd Medical Regiment conducted a joint medical training exercise here, May 2-13, 2011. Throughout the training, the coalition troops worked […]


Lockheed to Upgrade Marine Corps Gunnery Trainers

Lockheed to Upgrade Marine Corps Gunnery Trainers

The U.S. Marine Corps awarded Lockheed Martin a $24 million contract to provide four new systems and upgrades to 36 of its gunnery trainers for M1-A1 main battle tanks and LAV-25 Light Armored Vehicles. Marine Corps gunnery trainers, called Combat […]


 
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