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Team Orlando Collaboration Award welcomes entries for 2017 recognition

After a great response to last year’s introduction of the Team Orlando Collaboration Award, we are very excited to see what 2017 will bring!

The Collaboration Award is given to a project or program that demonstrates the core mission of Team Orlando, and exemplifies a greatness for collaboration […]

January 18th, 2017|

Virtual maintenance trainer plays critical role for Lakota Helicopter airborne

By Rick Gregory, PEO STRI Strategic Communications Support Staff

There’s a saying in the aircraft maintenance world that “You can teach a monkey to fly an aircraft, but not to fix it!”

When it comes to maintenance on the Army’s latest light utility helicopter, the $8.56 million UH-72A Lakota, the Army isn’t monkeying around in ensuring that […]

January 18th, 2017|

FLETC holds Building 912 ribbon cutting

The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) in Glynco, Georgia, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official opening of the new Building 9/12 Multi-Purpose Conference Center in December.

The FLETC 912 Team, leadership, and a representative from the Johnson McAdams Firm cut the ribbon […]

January 18th, 2017|

Otronicon celebrates technology; promotes STEM

Otronicon, presented by the Orlando Science Center, is an annual conference that brings together the entertaining world of consumer video games with a behind-the-scenes view of the art, technology and science that form the foundation and the future of both the video game and simulation industries.

PM […]

January 18th, 2017|

Hagerty High School modeling and simulation labs a model for experiential learning

Hagerty High School in Oviedo, Florida, with the support of the modeling and simulation industry, is leading the educational front on the development and expansion of their modeling and simulation (M&S) laboratories for secondary public schools. The goal is to engage, educate and motivate students to pursue high level STEM careers in modeling and […]

January 18th, 2017|

Squad Overmatch named Team Orlando Collaboration Award winner

Collaborating to save the lives of soldiers: Squad Overmatch

Last month, the Team Orlando Executive Board announced the inaugural winner of the Team Orlando Collaboration Award, recognizing Squad Overmatch Study.

obw-Squad Overmatch-2-web Squad Overmatch took part in the Operation Blended Warrior event at this year’s I/ITSEC.

Squad Overmatch […]

December 14th, 2016|

Government-developed serious games lead the awards field

Serious games are serious business. This year’s Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) announced and recognized the 2016 winners at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), the world’s largest conference for modeling and simulation on Dec. 1.

sgsc2016winners-web A great year for Serious Games Showcase & […]

December 14th, 2016|

NAWCTSD’s Rob Matthews recognized by NTSA for Lifetime Achievement

NTSA president RADM James Robb, USN (Ret) presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to Rob Matthews, Deputy Technical Director for NAWCTSD. NTSA president RADM James Robb, USN (Ret) presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to Rob Matthews, Deputy Technical Director for NAWCTSD.

National Training and Simulation Association presented its annual […]

December 14th, 2016|

Proposed aviation integrated system provides critical feedback

Ever since the first aircraft was used in battle during the Italo-Turkish War in 1911, aerial superiority has played a decisive role in determining victory on the battlefield.

Since then, realistic training for combined arms has become increasingly important to achieving that success from the air.

By Rick Gregory, PEO STRI Strategic Communications Support Staff

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December 14th, 2016|

Congresswoman-elect Murphy visits Team Orlando

congresswoman-stephanie-murphyFollowing an exciting week for Team Orlando at I/ITSEC, on Monday, Dec. 5, Congresswoman-elect Stephanie Murphy, her chief of staff, Brad Howard, and district director, Lauren Allen, met with Lt. Gen. (Ret) Tom Baptiste, president/CEO, NCS; Capt. Erik Etz, commander, NAWCTSD/NSA Orlando; Dr. Dan Holsenbeck, senior […]

December 14th, 2016|