Tuesday, 21 June 2016

USAF made first-ever use of MQ-9 flight simulator during major virtual drill

The US Air Force 432nd Attack Squadron achieved another remotely piloted aircraft first last month by using an MQ-9 Reaper flight simulator in Virtual Flag, the Air Force's largest virtual warfighting exercise, the Air Force announced yesterday on its website. 
The Predator mission aircrew training systems lite is a condensed version of a full-sized simulator, which allows Airmen who work with the MQ-9 Reaper to replicate an active environment, and exercise launch and recovery, and full-mission operations
(Credit: USAF/Lt. Col. Kenneth Degon)
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