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gzls a portion of link lurure lieensing revenue. the simulation tlwal is used lor everything lrom projecling films

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Jusnn said llue hardware has finally eaughl up to the ° 3 "““““"“‘5 P”? "“‘“”

eapahililies ofVR solrware that has heen ayailalale lor some And tlwz whole rime. thz trainzr ean see what eaeh individual
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The hardware currently employed hy Frum the rurure allows fi"‘j;:’:"If‘}',;S’,“m‘,‘l"’,‘(‘:’;m " “’"""'”’ “” ” °J7“'"‘9‘ “"' "
line u-ainee to move around lreely. and ncll he eneumhered hy ‘ ‘

wires and extra equipment, giving more lreedo.n and a real—

world feel.

"The hardware tzchnology finally eaughl up to rhe software, V'VAX

and folks who see the value of VR training are all—in." he said. NIE-rno-.-EC...

-rhe eompanys programmers san customizz eaeh module lor _

siluations that someone might eneounler in link lield. And 9"“-9° "°'='="°": Fa“: Easvv am‘ “'=='"=‘°'
eaeh Iimz tlwz simulation is run a diitereni seenario ean play . mg. .,g.,.,., m,, ba'e .,.,,,g...,. ,ag.,,,,g

ours heeping lrainees engaged and on rheir toes as well as , lmmal mm Wm, “M m ,,,,,y,,s

kezping learners loeused in training. Throwing tlwzm a eurye _ M “M d,m,,°,_ mm

ha“ °=<as‘°"=*11.V MP5» ....oo..a. callhlanlen checking

"We ran creale any kind of situation or scenario or

eondilions, ineluding weather or ground eondilions.

environmzmal conditions.‘ Justin said. L D a I K M“ 6

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one ol tlwz sections of thz haslrhoe u-aining module that's and camava sysmms ms is. vLan3—Pvo
currently under development emphasizes rhe need Io eall so Rm=~-~~- mm 5rW=-l WWW

helore digging.

-rhe seenario will inelude a simulated eall to the loeal an

seryiee, and one or several pres-eeorded messages will play \\

lor the trainee. They must reael appropriately Io lhe message. 3

--The su call is part or rhe clwzcklisl. Thzy have a flat sereen .

inohile deviee [think irad] in VR (hat you san use to repon

ro su. Thzy areni ahle ro proeeed loiward on mission until inspect noun. Ems: bums Imm2' n . looar. uanunsmlsslm and
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The simulations are rniS5iCIll'CIl‘i€l1IEds and thz user earns  
points and is ranked hased on how aeeurarely they eoinplele

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