By Dolly Rairigh Glass
NCS president and CEO, Lt. Gen. (Ret) Tom Baptiste, gives the closing remarks at the inaugural Florida Simulation Summit co-hosted by Mayor Teresa Jacobs and NCS.
The National Center for Simulation and Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs hosted the first-ever Florida Simulation Summit […]
By Michelle Milliner, ARL Public Affairs
The U.S. Army Research Laboratory’s (ARL) Human Research and Engineering Directorate and the University of Central Florida (UCF) held a signing ceremony on Aug. 20 for a new cooperative agreement for the development of a Soldier Perception […]
By Mary Trier
Most everyone knows about our multi-billion dollar, internationally recognized Defense Simulation industry. Within that industry, Team Orlando is the catalyst or centerpiece working to prepare our nation’s warfighters for their missions across the world.
There has been significant growth in the industry, […]
By Lt. Gen. (Ret) Thomas L. Baptiste, President/CEO, NCS
In a tough budget year, NCS and its Metro Orlando Defense Task Force (MODTF) partners were able to garner an additional $20 million from the State Legislature to mitigate the threat of Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) on Naval Support Activity Orlando/Team Orlando.
Three years ago, NCS […]
By Dolly Rairigh Glass
Throughout the years, Program Manager for Training Devices (PM TRADE) has developed standards that have helped them realize cost savings and cost avoidance. Early in the 1980’s, it was the work on the MILES laser code standard, in 2001, it was the Common Training Instrumentation Architecture, and in 2006 it was […]
Courtesy of Naval Air Systems Command NAVAIR News
The 15th annual NAVAIR Commander’s Awards ceremony, held in Patuxent River, Maryland, as well as via a national video teleconference on June 17, celebrated technical, business and leadership excellence in support of NAVAIR’s focus areas: increase speed to the fleet, consistently deliver integrated and interoperable warfighting capabilities, […]
Courtesy of AFAMS Communications
Senior leaders from the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS) hosted representatives from the Royal Air Force (RAF) Air Warfare Centre (AWC) at its Orlando headquarters on June 8, 2015. The visit allowed them to network with AFAMS leadership and subject matter experts from the other Services based at […]