Vigilance ISR Academy is establishing a UAS Training and Center of Excellence at their premises at Eindhoven Airport in the Netherlands.
As from February 2008 the Basic UAS Operator/Analyst Course based on advanced training and simulation systems will be conducted at the VISRA in Eindhoven. The focus will be on NATO, NATO-Partners for Peace (PfP), Government and civilian customers from Europe and the USA.
The training and simulation system enables the qualification and training - both basic and concurrent - of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) users and operators in a synthetic environment that simulates the real world.
The simulators are designed to support all kinds of UAS operators - from novice to expert,payload operators, mission commanders etc., on all the relevant missions (Navigation, ISR, BDA etc) and all the relevant environments (Urban, Desert, Day, Night etc.)