Air - Military Simulation & Training Magazine

T-44C FTD Deliveries

T-44C FTD
The United States Navy and CAE USA have officially inaugurated two new T-44C flight training devices delivered by CAE. The simulators are the first two of six new training devices that will be delivered by CAE to support comprehensive T-44C aircrew...  Read more

The Training Evolution

Army aviators
Ft. Rucker, Alabama is the primary flight training base for Army aviators. Robert W. Moorman explores how training there has evolved over the years, including some candid historical perceptions and comparisons from the Vietnam era. The first hint that...  Read more

From Monitors to Mobiles to Wearables

BATMAN 11 wearables
Instructors are being untethered, and visual displays are becoming the new fashion statement. Rick Adams looks at the evolution of visualization, motion refinement, and instructor mobility. When man first drew pictures of animals on the walls of a cave...  Read more

UAS Training 2.0

Group Editor Marty Kauchak journeyed to Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico and reports on the US Air Force MQ-1 and -9 training programs. Kauchak also examines new developments in the UAS training domain. Unmanned aerial systems (UASs) are combat proven...  Read more

Gaming Ground

Gaming - Oculus Rift
Gaming technologies are improving exponentially; costs are coming down. MS&T’s Chuck Weirauch writes from GameTech with the latest. Attendance at the 2014 GameTech Defense Users Conference in Orlando was down from previous years, primarily due to...  Read more

Environment or Training: Sometimes It’s Both

Working at the intersection of cockpit environment and training USAFSAM leverages research to develop environmental and training solutions for optimal pilot performance. Chuck Weirauch reports. The US Air Force F-22 Raptor advanced interceptor fleet is...  Read more