Virtual training

Marine Corps targeting completion of wargaming center for summer 2023


The facility is slated to open in 2024 and should be fully equipped by 2025.

U.S. and Australia partner to develop virtual cyber training range


It is the first agreement to develop the Persistent Cyber Training Environment with an ally.

DOD wants to use virtual reality to train troops for nuclear threats


The Pentagon wants to use AR and VR to equip troops with the skills to be ready to fight in a nuclear war.

Army contracts for global training simulators


The Army awarded two OTAs for 3D simulators that could train warfighters in an estimated 400 locations.

Immersive technologies give military new tools for training


Virtual and augmented reality offer new era of scalable, immersive training for Defense Department.

GAO dings Army on its management of virtual training devices


The Army can improve the way it manages virtual training devices to help them be used more in operational training, a watchdog report has found. A recently-released Government Accountability Office report says the Army needs to do better analysis, both before using the devices and after, to better integrate them into operational training. The report also recommended the Army give more guidance on how to use virtual devices in operational training, and explore ways to more consistently incorporate virtual devices into its training strategies.