ACME’s Tactile Technologies for Royal Navy Mk4 helicopter trainer

ACME technology for Royal Navy Mk4 helicopter trainers

ACME’s Tactile Technologies delivered replica weapons, a rescue hoist simulator and Dynamic Motion Seats to CAE for the AW101 helicopter trainers CAE is under contract to design and manufacture for the Royal Navy’s Mk4 variant of the AW101 helicopter.

ACME’s True Q® AW101 Dynamic Motion Seats in the cockpit provide complete cueing for the entire mission including realistic effects for flight maneuvers, impacts, buffets, turbulence and malfunctions.

The Royal Navy Mk4 Rear Crew Trainer (RCT) includes ACME’s rescue hoist, flare gun and 7.62mm machine gun simulators. Crews in the RCT can train with life-like sensations for hoist cable spooling, swaying and tensioning as full-force recoil and airstream forces on the weapons.