Accession Number:

ADA551061

Title:

Helicopter Maritime Environment Trainer: Software Product Specification

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TORONTO (CANADA)

Report Date:

2011-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

The Helicopter Maritime Environment Trainer HelMET was developed by Defence RD Canada - Toronto DRDC Toronto for training helicopter pilots to land on the flight deck of a Canadian Patrol Frigate CPF in a virtual environment. The HelMET was installed at 12 Wing, Canadian Forces Base CFB Shearwater, Nova Scotia, Canada reference Summary per document cited in next paragraph. DRDC Toronto Document CR2002-030 Atlantis Document AP905-03128 titled Helicopter Maritime Environment Trainer Software Product Specification documented Version 1.1 of the HelMET Software. As third party support for the HelMET system did not come to fruition, DRDC Toronto has been supporting the HelMET system at 12th Wing Shearwater with hardware and software updates. The current version of HelMET is Version 4.4. Many of the updates implemented were made to allow the simulator to be used as a procedures trainer. This document is a revision of CR2002-030 updated to reflect the large number of changes that have been implemented by DRDC Toronto since version 1.1. The purpose of this document is to update the description so that the system can be maintained and operated by Director Aerospace Development Program Management, Radar and Communications

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE