Thales has developed training technology and services to meet the training needs of the Royal Australian Air Force, The Royal Australian Navy and the Australian Army. Globally, Thales also provides Training Systems Integration to support the air, naval and ground forces of over 30 military services including in the United States, United Kingdom, France, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Norway.
With over 50 years of experience supporting military forces, Thales has a unique understanding of how these forces train, deploy and operate. By understanding user requirements and applying our proven models, Thales has developed the expertise to support the introduction of challenging, realistic and demanding training systems able to support joint and coalition network-centric operations.
Thales’s renowned domain experience and expertise ensures training systems remain relevant and future-focused.
A local track record
Thales supports the ADF, preparing Army and Navy aircrew through delivery of world-class training systems. Thales is delivering mission ready aircrew using best in class simulators at the Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) at HMAS Albatross in Nowra, NSW. Thales provides three level B EC135 Reality H Full Flight Simulators, Virtual Reality Trainers for rear crew procedural training including hoist, confined area landings, underslung load, gunnery and aircraft marshalling training, Tactical Part Task Trainers and Desktop Trainer classrooms for tactical, sensor and communications training.
Within the training system, Thales delivers components of the Integrated Learning Environment (ILE), training delivery and training courseware development and support services. The system is capable of training 130 students per year as a mix of Pilots, Aviation Warfare Officers, Sensor Operators, Aircrewmen and Remote Pilot Warfare Officers.