TEMPE, AZ – October 7, 2011 – VirTra Systems (VTSI.PK), a leading provider of firearms trainingsystems to Military and Law Enforcement agencies, today announced a contract award for a 300 degree shooting simulator from the Montana Air National Guard.
“Montana’s Air National Guard selected the VirTra 300 to replace an outdated firearms training systempreviously acquired from a competitor,” says Bob Ferris, CEO, VirTra Systems. “Our simulators are the next generation in marksmanship and judgmental use of force simulation, helping forces like the Air National Guard to increase operational effectiveness through more challenging training.”
The VirTra 300 is the most immersive judgmental use of force simulator available. Five screens provide 300 degrees of use of force scenario immersion. The system includes recoil kits that simulate the action of combat arms and optionally includes VirTra’s patented Threat-Fire™ device, which further enhances training realism with an adjustable electrical shock that simulates return fire. The weapon simulator is reconfigurable to support up to 15 individual firing lanes, the VirTra 300 expertly trains collective and individual war fighter skills including Marksmanship, Close Quarters Combat (CQB), Urban Warfare (MOUT), Simulator-based Massive Shoot House, and more.
The Air National Guard, part of the National Guard, augments the United States Air Force and assists the federal government in defending the interests of the United States.