Belgian Army Exploits VR for Training
The MoD’s CCV&C research centre has made a full 3D scan of Maalbeek Station (part of the Brussels mass transit system) and it is now using this data to create a virtual environment.
According to a recent press release from the MoD, it ‘sees great opportunities for using this promising technology, especially for training purposes’.
The project began as a thesis from Lt Jeroen Nelis, who the MoD described as a ‘VR expert and driving force behind the “VR shoot-house” project’.
Nelis explained that he would like the Belgian armed …