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K9 Warriors – Defense Animal Training, US Style

K9 Warriors – Defense Animal Training, US Style
MS&T looks at two national examples of Military Working Dog (MWD) programs that train and develop dogs and their handlers. Dim Jones takes us inside the Defence Animal Training Regiment (DATR) at its base near Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire...  Read more

Inconvenient, Dangerous, or Impossible

Inconvenient, Dangerous, or Impossible
Places that unmanned ground vehicles thrive. Beth Stevenson describes some UGV training practises. Unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) operate in environments where it is inconvenient, dangerous or impossible for soldiers to be present. Two such instances...  Read more

Sea Drones: Taking the Operator Out of the Loop

Sea Drones: Taking the Operator Out of the Loop
In the maritime environment, unmanned vehicles are both training devices and sensor platforms. Beth Stevenson explores examples of surface and subsurface naval drones. Unlike unmanned air systems (UAS), in which the man in the loop is an essential...  Read more

Training for the Next Terror “First”

Training for the Next Terror “First”
Countering terrorism requires special skills and knowledge. Arie Egozi examines anti-terror training and simulation systems. A commonality in military simulations is that they create situations based on past experience. But warfare has changed....  Read more

A Sea Change

A Sea Change
Robert W. Moorman rounds out his series on military university education with an examination of the US Navy and Coast Guard academies. US military academies have in recent years enhanced their curriculum to help officers of tomorrow meet the emerging...  Read more

The Increasingly Capable LCS Training System

The Increasingly Capable LCS Training System
The US Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) training system is maturing to eventually train individuals, crews and teams for 32 ships. The system offers insights for the broader simulation and training community, Group Editor Marty Kauchak reports. The US...  Read more