To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

×
Open menu Search

AI drives new approach to pilot training

28th April 2020 - 12:30 GMT | by Trevor Nash in Holsworthy

RSS

The FlightSmart integrated pilot performance evaluation and training tool from FlightSafety International (FSI) has completed acceptance testing with the 14th Flying Training Wing at Columbus AFB in Ohio.

FlightSmart was developed by FSI in conjunction with IBM, which provided analytics and AI for the project.

The company received a contract for FlightSmart from the USAF's Air Education and Training Command (AETC) in November 2019.

Although the contract covers the implementation of FlightSmart at Columbus AFB on 16 T-6A training units, including initial and operational flight trainers, the USAF has other requirements where the device could be suitable.

Following on from its Pilot Training Next

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 1 free story per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
  • Free magazine subscription to all our titles
  • Downloadable equipment data handbooks
  • Distribution rights (Corporate only)
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
  • 10-year news archive access
  • Downloadable equipment data handbooks
  • Distribution rights (Corporate only)
Start your free trial
Trevor Nash

Author

Trevor Nash


After a career in the British Army, Trevor Nash worked in the simulation and training …

Read full bio

Share to

Linkedin