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I/ITSEC 2016: RNLAF moves sims and emphasises virtual training

29th November 2016 - 12:27 GMT | by Trevor Nash in Orlando


The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) has held a ceremony to mark the move of its C-130H and KDC-10 full mission simulators (FMS). Both devices were built by CAE and initially located at the company’s Amsterdam training centre before being relocated to the RNLAF’s new training facility near Gilze-Rijen air base.

In addition, the event also marked the renewal of the partnering agreement between CAE and the Netherlands Ministry of Defence that sees CAE providing maintenance and logistical support for the two devices.

The ceremony was attended by Lt Gen Dennis Luyt, Commander of the RNLAF; Ron Kolkman, Director

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Trevor Nash


Trevor Nash

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

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