- A flexible rule-based framework for pilot performance analysis in air combat simulation systems. ARAR, Ömer Faruk; AYAN, Kürşat // Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences;Dec2013 Supplement 2, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p2397
Air combat simulation systems (ACSSs) are developed to train fighter pilots (trainees) in a virtual combat environment. In general, an ACSS consists of the following stages: planning the scenario, training, flight analysis, and performance evaluation. In this paper, the details of the framework,...
- FLIGHT RISK. Cahlink, George // Government Executive;Jan2003, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p28
Focuses on challenges faced by fighter plane pilots due to anti-terror missions and preparations for war since the September 11, 2001 attacks in the U.S. Name of the airbase in Turkey from where Air Force pilots take off their fighter jets; Number of months for which members of aerospace...
- How to win a dogfight. Yeager, Chuck // Men's Health (10544836);Nov94, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p148
Explains how to succeed as a fighter pilot in a dogfight with the enemy, as described by this famous American fighter pilot. How to see more than your opponent sees; How to shoot; The importance of time in a dogfight; Techniques of flying an F-16 aircraft; Special skills required.
- Wanted, MiG pilots. // Flying;Feb1994, Vol. 121 Issue 2, p32
Announces that the State of Slovakia, in conjunction with the International Fighter Pilots' Academy, is looking for pilots and non-fliers to sign up for courses that will take them from basic aerobatics in a Zlin 142 piston-engine lightplane to a full airshow routine with the Slovak Air Force...
- Punching through the darkness. Lovera, Jean-Paul G. // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Jul98, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p28
Discusses an experience of an American training crew in a Tactics 6 flight, S-3 flight training to the United States West Coast. Information the weather condition; Details on the preflighting procedure; Problem met during the flight; How the crew managed the situation.
- Cash-and-carry. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep/Oct1995, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p8
Reports on the expected economic effect of a fighter-jet training center at Holloman, Germany.
- Formation resource management. Koukourikos, Bill // Flying Safety;Apr96, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p6
Recommends the application of crew resource management (CRM) to formation resource management (FRM) in the United States Air Force's fighter pilot training community. Responsibilities of a formation leader; Communication among formation members; Components of good situational awareness (SA);...
- U.S. Russian team offers fighter training. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/1/1993, Vol. 139 Issue 18, p49
Provides information on the Advanced Adversary Training Systems (ADATS) training courses for fighter pilots using Mikoyan MiG-29s and Sukhoi Su-27s aircraft. Training as group effort between American companies and the Russian air force; Contractor for ADATS; Features of training; Presentation of...
- Jet jockeys: No longer top fun. Moniz, Dave // Christian Science Monitor;2/6/98, Vol. 99 Issue 50, p1
Comments on changes in both the attitudes and training of military fighter pilots in 1998. Why the military has become reluctant to turn over multimillion dollar aircrafts to so-called hotheads or showoffs; The improved percentage of crashes and deaths per 100,000 flying hours; The realistic...