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IT2EC 2022: CAE boosts German Navy Sea Lion training

26th April 2022 - 11:00 GMT | by Trevor Nash in London


CAE’s new Sea Lion contract sees the company supplying an additional FMS. (Image: CAE)

What kind of vision system will be installed on full-mission simulators to train German Navy pilots operating the NH90 Sea Lion helicopter?

The NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) has ordered a second full-mission simulator (FMS) from CAE to support training with the German NH90 Sea Lion naval helicopter, adding to the existing contract signed in December 2019.

The new FMS will join the NH90 Sea Lion synthetic training equipment (STE) at Nordholz Naval Air Station in 2024. The first set of STE, comprising an EASA Level D FMS, cockpit procedures trainer (CPT), three operator tactics trainers (OTT) and a winch and hoist trainer, will all be delivered by the middle of this year.

An 18-strong Sea Lion fleet will succeed the

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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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