After over 20 years as the primary provider of support services for the ADF’s aerospace simulators, CAE seems likely to extend these and integrated training capabilities into a future in which digital immersion technologies will play a vital role.

RYAN AEROSPACE has been awarded a series of contracts to supply nearly 300 jet fighter and helicopter training simulators to the US Air Force as part of the new program known as 'Pilot Training Transformation' (PTT).

Minister for Defence Industry and Science and Technology Melissa Price today announced 10 new Defence Innovation Hub contracts funded under the Government’s two-year, $32 million COVID economic stimulus package.

PLEXSYS has provided the Advanced Simulation Combat Operations Trainer (ASCOT) 7 to Air Warfare Centre’s – Distributed Training Centre (AWC-DTC) at RAAF Base Williamtown.

The MoU will involve Hanwha conducting a review of their current supply chains for driver training simulators with a view to identifying opportunities for the UMS Reconfigurable Driving Simulators in international markets.

InVeris Training Solutions has successfully passed on-site acceptance testing for 14 Mobile Weapon Training Simulation Systems (MWTSS) and an additional 73 EF88 weapon simulators for the ADF.

Deakin University and Hanwha Defense Australia (HDA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to drive collaboration in modelling and simulation.

PLEXSYS Australia has announced that the Advanced Simulation Combat Operations Trainer (ASCOT) 7 has been selected by Daronmont Technologies to provide system support to the Next Generation Simulation System, REALMS (ABMSIM).

Defence says it will invest $31 million investment into a new, three-storey Armoured Vehicle Simulation Centre in Townsville.

A NSW-based company will supply Defence with a mobile weapons training simulator to help Australian sailors and soldiers maintain their weapons skills wherever they are in the world.

Lockheed Martin Australia successfully completed the mission-critical Preliminary Design Review for Defence’s JP9711-1 Core Simulation Capability last month.

Defence has signed a $7 million contract extension with BAE Systems Australia to support the Advanced Air Defence Simulator in Adelaide for another three years.

The four F-35A Full Mission Simulators currently operational at RAAF Base Williamtown have been successfully upgraded by local experts to support the continued build-up of pilot training.

Boeing has selected the Calytrix Comms Net Radio family of products as the underpinning communications framework for its UK Defence Operational Training Capability (Air) Core System and Services contract.

Geelong company Universal Motion Simulator has been awarded a $21.4 million support contract for the sustainment of training simulators for the new Boxers.

Ryan Aerospace Australia has been awarded a contract to supply more than 30 HELIMOD Mark III helicopter simulators for the US Army.