SKIDCAR and VR Motion Provide Immersive Driver Training to US Air Force
HILLSBORO, Ore., September 24, 2018 (Newswire.com) - SKIDCAR SYSTEM INC., Las Vegas, Nevada, in collaboration with VR Motion Corp, Hillsboro, Oregon, is proud to announce an agreement to supply a Virtual SKIDCAR Trainer to work in concert with the SKIDCAR SYSTEM® at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Great Falls, Montana. The Air Force Security Forces will add the new Virtual Trainer to their Disciplined Driver Curriculum at Malmstrom AFB. This represents the first significant sale for VR Motion and sets the stage for a revolution in fleet driver training, using the total immersion of Virtual Reality.
VR Motion has defined the Virtual Reality Driving Simulator with a new level of realism. This will allow Security Forces and other fleet users of all types to practice, learn and operate multiple mission-specific vehicles. Using a multi-axis motion platform and the latest VR hardware, the unique VRMC software immerses drivers into terrestrial specific locations, driving dynamic validation, distracted driving, accident avoidance, “Give Us 2 Seconds” and “Just Stop” scenarios that support the well-developed SKIDCAR™ driver training curriculum.
Keith Maher, VR Motion co-founder and CEO, said, “We are very excited to be able to support the SKIDCAR program with the US Air Force. Learning the basics of vehicle control with the SKIDCAR, then practicing those techniques in the Virtual SKIDCAR Trainer, brings an exciting new way of learning to these young recruits.”
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Source: VR Motion Corp