Final Batch Of Military Training Aircraft From S Korea To Arrive In...

May 29, 2017 @ 12:18 PM

Philippine Air Force (PAF) will receive the final batch of two FA-50PH training aircraft from South Korea Wednesday. The final batch of FA-50PH Fighter/Surface Attack/Lead-in Fighters Training Aircraft with tail numbers 011 and 012 from South Korea at the Haribon Hangar, Air Force City, Clark Air Base, Pampanga, Air Force spokesman...

US Approves US$250 Million Saudi Navy Training Program

May 24, 2017 @ 02:07 PM

The US State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale estimated $250 million to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for a Navy blanket order training program. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has requested the continuation of a naval blanket order training program inside and outside of Saudi Arabia that includes,...

Tapestry Solutions To Support US 7th Army Training Command With Mission Command...

May 23, 2017 @ 04:15 PM

Boeings Tapestry Solutions has won a $58 million contract to provide mission command training support services for the US Armys 7th Training Command. Under the contract, Tapestry will continue to support live, virtual and constructive training exercises at the Joint Multinational Simulation Center (JMSC) located in Grafenwoehr, Germany; its satellites in...

German Navy's Modernized Sea King helicopter Simulator Ready For Training

May 16, 2017 @ 01:30 PM

German Navys Sea King Mk41 helicopter simulator that has been modernized with latest-generation Medallion-6000 image generator is ready-for-training at Nordholz Naval Airbase. As part of the upgrade, the company performed a range of updates, including the addition of the latest-generation CAE Medallion-6000 image generator with common database (CDB) architecture, CAE announced...

US Air Force C-130 Aeromedical Trainer Becomes Operational

May 15, 2017 @ 03:03 PM

US Air Force's C-130 Aeromedical Evacuation Training System that replicates the vibrations and turbulence often encountered during take-off, landing, and in-flight, is now on-motion, fully operational and ready-for-training. Developed by CAE for United States Air Force at Dobbins Air Reserve Base (ARB), the C-130 Aeromedical Evacuation Training System for an aeromedical...

Stringent, Realistic Combat Scenarios Introduced In Chinese AF Pilot Training

May 5, 2017 @ 05:46 PM

Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force is introducing stringent, realistic combat scenarios exercises to improve pilot capabilities. Commanders and pilots have been given stringent, realistic combat scenarios and are told to try their best to win

Special Training For Pentagon Negotiators To Increase US Weapons Sales

May 3, 2017 @ 03:17 PM

US Air Force has started special training protocols to improve Pentagon employees' way of communicating their case when dealing with foreign weapons buyers and also to understand exactly their requirements. The move was taken in the wake of increasingly time-consuming and unsatisfying negotiations between foreign weapons buyers and US weapons sellers, and the Pentagon

US Army To Use 'DroneDefender' To Disrupt UAV Communication

April 26, 2017 @ 04:12 PM

US military has considered to train its soldiers with DroneDefender, a point-and-shoot, electromagnetic, rifle-shaped weapon that disrupts communications of a remote-controlled drone and its operator. The system provides a safer and more accurate alternative than other methods, such as shooting drones with a rifle

Australian Navy Expands Simulation Training For Future Electronic Warfare Sailors

April 21, 2017 @ 03:11 PM

Australian Navy is extending its use of simulation in a collaborative project with Cirrus Real Time Processing Systems for training future electronic warfare sailors. "A common electronic warfare sensor suite is planned across the future fleet

US State Department Approves $1 Billion Pilot Training Contract For Iraqi Air

April 15, 2017 @ 10:21 AM

The US State Department approved a possible Foreign Military Sale worth $1.06 billion for pilot and maintenance training, contractor logistical support (CLS) for trainer aircraft, and base support for Iraqi Air Force personnel

Oxygen System Problems Ground US Navy T-45 Trainer Fleet

April 6, 2017 @ 01:47 PM

The US Navy has grounded its fleet of T-45 trainer jets on Wednesday following instructor pilots refusal to fly, raising concerns about the oxygen systems' efficiency as the aviators are experiencing light-headedness and blackouts. “We take the concerns of our air crew seriously and have directed a two-day safety pause for the T-45 community to allow time for naval aviation leadership to engage with the pilots, hear their concerns and discuss the risk mitigations, as well as the efforts that are ongoing to correct this issue,” Cmdr

Rheinmetall To supply Warfare Training Simulator To Thailand Navy

April 5, 2017 @ 12:50 PM

Rheinmetall has won a several million euros contract from Thailand Navy to supply a turnkey system known as the Naval Warfare Training Simulator (NWTS). The order includes construction of a new building, including infrastructure, the company announced today