Training

Training

Pilot training and air defense artillery training against shoulder-fired missiles and rocket launchers is about to change. The US Army inked a $500,000 contract...
wearable technoloties

Over the past few years, the U.S. military has developed — and in some cases, even actually used — high tech wearable devices that...
simulation

From missiles, rockets and shells interception, through armored platform design, to the development and performance evaluation of munitions, and much more - all can...
simulation

Training simulations have existed for many years, as pilots can attest to. However, the advent of modern virtual reality (VR) allows for the creation...
underground warfare

The U.S. military is considering adding a new warfighting domain to U.S. military doctrine: the underground realm. The underground sphere is particularly important in...
drone training

Drones have become essential for many fields, from journalism to law enforcement and military uses. Training drones to fly fast, around even the simplest...
human's actions

Researchers have created a deep-learning system that can teach a robot simply by observing a human's actions. Developed by Nvidia, the system is designed...
counter-terrorism

With the number of terrorist-related incidents increasing globally, and the method of attacks evolving, regular proactive training that responds to these changing threats is...
firefighters

Developing any new product for first responders requires complex and resource-intensive testing. Testing interfaces in real emergencies could expose first responders to high risk....
traffic management

UASs have been playing an increasingly important role, requiring more low-altitude air traffic management solutions. In response to this growing need, a next-generation air...
evacuation helicotper

A light utility helicopter prototype, VRT500, will be manufactured by Russian Helicopters, part of Rostec State Corporation, by the end of 2019. The aircraft...
mixed reality

Augmented reality is a combination of computer-generated images partially overlaid on a real-world view. In particular, augmented reality works well in maintenance applications. In...
target drone

A new model of a target drone will support military training. Following comprehensive testing, Leonardo’s new Mirach-40 (M-40) target drone has been authorized for...
cybersecurity

By Ilan Segelman, Power Communication The multiple cyber attacks have led to an increasing awareness of the senior executives in organizations to the cyber attacks’...
civilian preparedness

The IDF has been gradually reflecting the concept that Israel’s next conflict will take place in two fronts: In the military front, the IDF...
social media

What would happen if an unfriendly nation tried to take down the US power grid, or the air traffic control system, or blow up...
simulation platform

A new simulation platform uses game-based technology to disrupt the image generator market. Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim), a global developer of advanced military simulation...
UAV

Lockheed Martin has revealed the existence of a formerly secret UAV.  Although the X-44A’s existence is no longer a secret, Lockheed is not yet...
infantry

Augmented reality (AR) superimposes digital data on the physical world. By contrast, virtual reality (VR) is when the user sees only digital imagery. AR...
targets

A new Head Mounted Display (HMD) and Augmented Reality (AR) software app will enable U.S. Army Basic Rifleman Marksmanship training to replace traditional silhouette...
simulation

Training and simulation systems have been an integral part of military and homeland security operations. The application of new technologies in this field can...
microwave

Raytheon and the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory worked together under a $2 million contract to test and demonstrate high-power microwave, counter-UAV technologies. Their...