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Kuwait Signs Eurofighter Jet Deal

5:05 p.m. EDT April 5, 2016 Kuwait’s delayed deal to buy 28 Eurofighter jets was signed Tuesday, giving the European fighter program a much-needed shot in the arm and providing Italy’s Finmeccanica with its largest contract. Kuwait has ordered its aircraft equipped with an electronically scanned radar, which is being developed for the aircraft but has […]

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FIGHTING TALK

A Brigadier, who led the first Spanish Air Force deployment of Eurofighters on Baltic Air Patrol, was a key speaker at a London Fighter Conference, where he told delegates about the crucial role the Eurofighter Typhoon was playing in protecting national interests, the value of simulation training – and the value of pre-deployment exercises. BRIGADIER […]

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CAE and Eurofighter Simulation Systems renew collaboration agreement on Eurofighter visual systems

7/13/2015 09:00:00 Montreal, Canada, July 13, 2015 – (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) – CAE and Eurofighter Simulation Systems (ESS) today announced they have renewed their collaboration agreement related to the provision of visual systems on the Eurofighter Typhoon Aircrew Synthetic Training Aids (ASTA) programme. Under the Eurofighter ASTA programme, ESS serves as the prime contractor […]

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Ein letzter Looping über Las Vegas

Allein der Einstieg ist ein Abenteuer. Denn der funktioniert nicht wie in dem gewohnten Kleinwagen, der die Testpilotin sonst von A nach B befördert. Da ist keine Tür. Zuerst muss man ins Cockpit kraxeln, sich dann auf den Sitz stellen und abschließend die Beine in den Fußraum quetschen. Doch das ist wahrlich noch das einfachste, […]

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Training the Frisian Flag Exercise with ASTA Simulators

  REVISTA DE AERONÁUTICA Y ASTRONÁUTICA / Octubre 2014 / Comandante Juan de Dios Saldaña Molero Friday, December 20th, 2013. Morón Air Base, Group 11, Pilots Club, Christmas informal event. Statement from the Major, Chief of the 111 Squadron to the Head of ASTA: “It seems to be confirmed that we go to the Frisian […]

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Simulatoren in der Luftwaffe EUROFIGHTER ASTA in der Nutzung sowie Ausblick A400M

Guido Sperling / Heiko Koch Pilot betritt den EUROFIGHTER Full Mission Simulator (FMS) (Foto: Luftwaffe/Ulrich Metternich) Simulation und Ausbildung Gibt man in einer Internet-Suchmaschine die Wörter „Simulation“ und „Ausbildung“ gemeinsam ein, erhält man mehr als 2,2 Millionen Treffer. Die Thematik scheint also von großer Bedeutung zu sein. Doch aus welchem Grund? Eine Analyse ergibt folgendes […]

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Comandante en Jefe de La FACh Prueba Simulador de Vuelo del Eurofighter

miércoles, 26 de febrero de 2014 En el marco de su visita a España, el Comandante en Jefe de la Fuerza Aérea de Chile, General del Aire Jorge Rojas Ávila, visitó las instalaciones de la empresa de defensa INDRA, donde probó un simulador de vuelo del caza Eurofighter. Según la página WEB de INDRA, Eurofighter […]

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ASTA – high-quality, high-fidelity training system for Eurofighter pilots

Col. Andreas Pfeiffer Former Wing Commander FW 74, Neuburg/Germany: “The preparation in ASTA for the Alaska Red Flag exercise was so real, that pilots came back and reported a “déjà vu” already after the first mission. ASTA is best preparation training possible, as close to reality as it can be.” Daniel Kraus Head of Training […]

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El Centro de Entrenamiento de Pilotos del Ala 11 ya cuenta con el tercer simulador de vuelo del Eurofighter

Defensa.com Viernes 22 de Noviembre de 2013, 10:41 El tercer simulador ASTA (Aircrew Synthetic Training Aids) ya está operativo en el Centro de Instrucción en la Base Aérea de Morón del Ala 11. Del tipo “Full Mission Simulator” (FMS), el más completo, está dotado de un sistema visual de 360 grados en forma de domo […]

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Mission-ready: Anytime – Anywhere

ASTA – Aircrew Synthetic Training Aids Copyright: Geoffrey Lee, PLanfocus Ltd The world’s most advanced new generation multirole/swing-role combat aircraft comes with the unrivalled training capability of the ASTA (Aircrew Synthetic Training Aids) system. This high-quality, high-fidelity training system for pilots is an integral part of the Eurofighter Typhoon system. ASTA has been designed for […]

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