Topic: Training Authority - Aviation
The tactical part-task trainer used by students at the Joint Helicopter School is just one of the synthetic training systems in use.
For most, milestones are easy to recognise: a birthday here, an anniversary there, but aircrew mark their growing experience by meticulously logging hours flown, with appropriate accolades from friends and colleagues as the total number soars.
Australia’s new multirole aviation training vessel MV Sycamore has recently arrived in Sydney.
The Royal Australian Navy has taken Able Seaman Aviation Technician Aircraft Tenae Drummond across the world.
When aircrewman Warrant Officer Craig Daniel, of the Joint Helicopter School, first heard about the changes afoot in Navy aircrew training, he was immediately interested taking part.