SUWANEE, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Meggitt Training Systems presenteert voor het eerst zijn virtuele-trainingssysteem FATS® 100 e in het Midden-Oosten. Het systeem debuteert op IDEX 2017, dat van 19 tot 23 februari plaatsvindt in Abu Dhabi. Vertegenwoordigers van Maggitt staan klaar voor demonstraties van FATS 100 e en andere producten die in stand 03-A22 worden tentoongesteld.
“Het Midden-Oosten blijft een belangrijke markt voor Meggitt en IDEX is de voornaamste vakbeurs voor defensie in de regio”, zei Frank Socolow, algemeen directeur voor het Midden-Oosten en Noord-Afrika. “De verbeterde FATS 100 e en onze lokale team van specialisten vormen een robuuste oplossingen voor cliënten.”
Meggitt Training Systems Debuts Enhanced Virtual Training System in Middle East
SUWANEE, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Meggitt Training Systems announced the Middle East debut of its FATS ® 100 e virtual training system will take place February 19-23 at IDEX 2017 in Abu Dhabi. Meggitt representatives will be available for demonstrations of the FATS 100 e and other products at the show at booth 03-A22.
“The Middle East continues to be a key market for Meggitt and IDEX is the region’s premier defense exhibition,” said Frank Socolow, managing director, Middle East and North Africa. “The enhanced FATS 100 e system and our local dedicated team represent a strong solution for customers.”
Introduced in late 2015, the FATS 100 e system is a major expansion in weapons training capability, with 3D marksmanship, automatic coaching and VBS3-based collective training. The 3D marksmanship provides visually realistic and highly detailed terrains and targets, including weather, and striking visual effects including wind-blown environments, birds in flight, dirt splashes and explosions. The FATS 100 e system also features automatic coaching — never before available in the small-arms training market — and VBS3-based collective training.
Other Meggitt solutions on display will include:
Demonstrations will be available throughout the day at IDEX 2017 at booth 03-A22 or by appointment at https://meggitttrainingsystems.com/About-Meggitt/Trade-show-schedule/IDEX-2017/e/1.
Meggitt Training Systems
Meggitt Training Systems, makers of FATS ® and Caswell technologies, is a Meggitt business unit. The leading supplier of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems, 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. www.meggitttrainingsystems.com
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. Meggitt employs nearly 11,000 people at over 40 manufacturing facilities and regional offices worldwide.