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Military training systems commands collaborate to develop ‘cutting-edge’ solutions

The leaders of each of the Orlando-based military modeling and simulation commands formally reaffirmed their commitment to working together by signing an updated Team Orlando charter during the annual Training and Simulation Industry Symposium (TSIS) on June 14.

July 18th, 2017|Collaboration Successes|

Colonel Robert H. Epstein, new AFAMS commander, set for ‘Readiness Thru LVC’

Special submission from AFAMS

Following the traditional military ritual of accepting the organization’s flag as a symbol of its members’ loyalty and trust during the assumption of command ceremony, Colonel Robert H. Epstein became the 10th commander of the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS). The ceremony, which dates back to the 18th […]

May 18th, 2017|Events|

AFAMS celebrates 20 years

There was a celebration on Friday, June 3, at the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS) to recognize its 20 years of existence and steadfast commitment to advancing Air Force training.

Team-Orlando-Happy-Birthday-AFAMS-Col-Crites-w The birthday cake cutters for AFAMS (L to R): AFAMS Commander Col. Bradley Crites, Dr. Lillian […]

June 13th, 2016|Events|

Visit the USAF: AFAMS & TSPG

Team Orlando-TSPG-w

Team-Orlando-AFAMS_JSF_wVisit the Air Force (AF) booth #1539 to experience a collection of Live, Virtual and Constructive (LVC) initiatives and Operational Training (OT) capabilities. AFAMS will provide “big picture” insight into AF LVC vision and policy, aligned […]

November 23rd, 2015|Events|

AFAMS hosts Royal Air Force Air Warfare Centre representatives

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 […]

AFAMS’ Degnan briefs CPAG attendees on Air Force priorities

Second article in the CPAG series featuring AFAMS
By Dolly Rairigh Glass

 

Stepping in for Col. Bradley Crites, commander of the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS), Dr. Edward J. Degnan began his brief talking about the USAF’s perspective on the Live, Virtual and Constructive (LVC) environment. Degnan is AFAMS’ LVC Foundations division […]

February 23rd, 2015|Events, LVC|

AFAMS’ Degnan on team that wins award

Special submission by AFAMS

Team-Orlando-AFAMS-Degnan-AWARD-w AFAMS’ Dr. Edward J. Degnan, representing the Air Force Live Virtual and Constructive (LVC) Enterprise, was among the highly dedicated individuals who received the Chief of Staff Team Excellence Award. Photo courtesy of AFAMS.

The Space Training Evolution Plan (STEP) team from the […]

January 27th, 2015|Awards and Recognition|

AFAMS: Moving toward affordable ‘Readiness thru LVC’

Courtesy of AFAMS



afams-c-wFor almost 40 years, the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) in Orlando, has served as a platform where all U.S. Military Services demonstrate their support to warfighter training through the use of modeling and simulation techniques.

This year, I/ITSEC’s Air Force Booth […]

November 26th, 2014|Events, LVC|

AFAMS New Commander Crites Set for ‘Readiness Thru LVC’

Courtesy of AFAMS

Following the military traditional ritual of accepting the organization’s flag as a symbol of its members’ loyalty and trust during the assumption of command ceremony, Colonel Bradley M. “Critter” Crites, became the 9th commander of the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS). The ceremony, which dates back to the 18th […]

July 11th, 2014|General News|

AFAMS’ Commander Plescha Retires

Courtesy of AFAMS

Colonel Franz “Baron” Plescha’s retirement ceremony at the Air Force Agency for Modeling & Simulation (AFAMS) headquarters validated the respect and admiration that senior leadership, his colleagues and family have for the salient commander.

Col. Franz M. “Baron” Plescha (left), receives a Certificate of Appreciation signed by the President of <a href=[…]

June 9th, 2014|General News|