MV Sycamore multi-role aviation training vessel (MATV) entering Sydney Harbour.
Australia’s new multirole aviation training vessel MV
Sycamore has recently arrived in Sydney.
Australian Army officer and Qualified Flying Instructor Captain Adrian Ludman of the Joint Helicopter School demonstrates one of the Airbus EC135 T2+ flight simulators in use in the Helicopter Advanced Training System facility at HMAS Albatross.
The aircraft set to train Australian Defence Force aviators is an impressive piece of kit.
(L-R) Commander Helicopter Advanced Training System Commander Bruce Willington, RAN, and Commander Fleet Air Arm Commodore Chris Smallhorn, RAN, discuss the progress of the Joint Helicopter School at HMAS Albatross.
The Joint Helicopter School at HMAS
Albatross is on finals as the first instructors continue their training at the new world-class multi-million-dollar facility.
Warrant Officer Aircrewman Craig Daniel of the Joint Helicopter School uses the flight marshalling synthetic training equipment of the Helicopter Advanced Training System at HMAS Albatross
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.
Aviation Warfare Training Officer Lieutenant Commander Jeffery Choat, RAN, of the Joint Helicopter School eagerly awaits the school's first trainees at HMAS Albatross.
Training at the Australian Defence Force’s new Joint Helicopter School, at HMAS
Albatross in Nowra, New South Wales is set to transform the way Australian military aviators prepare for operational helicopter conversion.