Meggitt Training Systems will highlight its portable FATS®
100P small-arms training system at Warrior Expo East for the first time.
The defense resource and training event will be held July 11-12, 2018 at
the Virginia Beach Convention Center in Virginia Beach, Va.
The FATS 100P features advanced functionality for both instructor and
trainee, delivering weapon handling and shot placement analytics,
marksmanship automatic coaching tools, video-based judgmental training
for escalation and de-escalation, and enhanced graphic capabilities, all
in a compact package. Portable and light, the FATS 100P comes in two
rugged hand-carry cases the size of a large range bag that allow easy
transportation, set-up and operation by one person. Up to six weapon
simulators, including wireless BlueFire® ones, can be run
“The FATS 100P leverages technology from our full-sized FATS 100MIL,
versions of which serve as the system of record for the US Army, US
Marine Corps and numerous international customers,” said Matt
Cunningham, Meggitt’s director of virtual systems. “Warrior Expo East
attendees are invited to see how the FATS 100P is ideal for marksmanship
and judgmental training anytime, anywhere.”
For customers who require additional levels of immersion, the FATS
300MIL includes five, free-standing flat screens, each featuring a
150”x84”, 16:9 aspect ratio, borderless projection surface arranged in
hexagonal format. Five digital cameras feed information into the hit
detection system, while ultra-short-throw projectors allow users freedom
of movement within the training space. The system can be operated in a
variety of lighting conditions, featuring a combination of scenario 5.1
audio sounds, plus those added by the instructor for increased realism.
To see a demonstration of Meggitt’s virtual simulators and speak with a
company representative during Warrior Expo East, visit booth #1421 or
schedule an appointment at https://meggitttrainingsystems.com/about/request-a-meeting-with-meggitt-training-systems/.
About Meggitt Training Systems
Meggitt Training Systems, makers of FATS® and Caswell
technologies, a division of Meggitt PLC, is the leading supplier of
integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems. Following the
acquisition of FATS® virtual training systems and Caswell
International’s live-fire ranges and services, Meggitt Training Systems
has continued to grow its capabilities based on the legacy of these two
industry leaders. Over 13,000 Meggitt live-fire ranges and 5,100 virtual
systems are fielded internationally, providing judgmental, situational
awareness and marksmanship training to the armed forces, law enforcement
and security organizations.
Meggitt Training Systems employs more than 400 people at its
headquarters in Atlanta and at facilities in Orlando, Canada, the United
Kingdom, Netherlands, UAE, Australia and Singapore. It can deploy
service personnel anywhere in the world for instructor training, system
installation and maintenance.
About Meggitt PLC
Headquartered in the United Kingdom, Meggitt PLC is an international
group operating in North America, Europe and Asia. Known for its
specialized extreme environment engineering, Meggitt is a world leader
in aerospace, defense and energy, employing nearly 11,000 people at more
than 50 manufacturing facilities and regional offices worldwide.
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