Issue 3/2019

Advertising Deadline – 7th June 2019
Publication Date – 28th June 2019

The Sciences of Simulation David Hambling, science writer for the Guardian, New Scientist, Wired, Popular Mechanics and others, delves into the visual, motion, audible and haptic cues necessary for immersive environments. 

“Learn to Test: Test to Learn” – MS&T “flying editor” Dim Jones’ first-hand account of the Empire Test Pilots’ School at Boscombe Down, where contractor QinetiQ and the MoD are investing £85m to enhance capabilities for test pilots and flight engineers of fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft.

Moody Suter’s Vision: Red Flag, Blue Flag and the Warrior Preparation Center – Colonel “Moody” Suter developed the iconic Red Flag exercises and later the USAFE Warrior Preparation Center at Einsiedlerhof Air Station, Germany. Editor Rick Adams talks with WPC leadership.

Urban Warfare Training – The new battlefield is now often measured street by street. Group Editor Marty Kauchak looks at some of the latest urban training competencies on both sides of the Atlantic.

NSTXL, OTAs and the New Era of Procurement – Traditional procurement models and timeframes cannot keep pace with technology change. Editor Rick Adams looks at the National Security Technology Accelerator (NSTXL), the Other Transactional Authority (OTA) model, and other emerging concepts to speed development of training innovation.

Survive, Evade, Resist, Extract – Europe Editor Dim Jones visits the Royal Navy School of Survive, Evade, Resist, Extract (SERE) and Underwater Escape Training Unit (UETU) at RNAS Yeovilton – aka “The Dunker”.

Hazor, the Israeli Air Force Simulation Center – Tens of thousands of sorties are flown in IAF simulators. Arie Egozi is granted special access to the training airbase, including a conversation with BG Ammon Ein-Dar, Head of the Training and Doctrine Division.

The Future of ITEC – A report on the 2019 edition in Stockholm: who was there, who wasn’t, and expectations for future training-focused conferences in Europe. Europe Editor Dim Jones and Editor Rick Adams report.

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