Elbit Methods UK’s Interim Mixed Arms Digital Simulation (Deployable) (ICAVS(D)) has efficiently reached Full Operational Functionality (FOC), marked by an achievement occasion at Tidworth on Salisbury Plain attended by senior figures from trade and authorities. ICAVS(D) could be considered at DVD 2022 at UTAC Millbrook, on Elbit Methods UK Stand. Designed as a pathfinder challenge for the British Military’s Collective Coaching Transformation Programme (CTTP), ICAVS(D) entered into service in April this 12 months in keeping with the agreed supply schedule. Utilizing the most recent high-specification {hardware} and Defence Digital Simulation software program, ICAVS(D) delivers immersive digital tactical coaching within the Military’s Battlecraft Syllabus, enabling models to get essentially the most out of their dwell discipline coaching workouts. Now in use by each common and reserve troopers within the British Military, it gives the power to conduct collective coaching and experimentation at a spot and time of the models’ selecting, in addition to permitting for rehearsal of complicated operational environments in all weathers, terrains and environments.

Martin Fausset, CEO of Elbit Methods UK mentioned: “ICAVS(D) reaching Full Operational Functionality is a big milestone in our contribution to offering superior coaching to the British Military. Flexibility and excessive constancy are essential to delivering efficient coaching, and our platform will streamline the Military’s skill to take care of operational readiness for front-line duties.”


Mike Cooper, the Senior Accountable Proprietor for CTTP, mentioned: “I’m delighted that ICAVS(D) has efficiently reached FOC. As one of many early drops of functionality below our CTTP Pathfinders its rollout has not solely offered functionality early, however has efficiently demonstrated the longer term CAVS mannequin as we construct momentum in the direction of modernising our collective coaching and delivering the Future Collective Coaching System. My congratulations go to the Elbit Methods UK supply staff and our personal DE&S and CTTP groups.”

Interim Mixed Arms Digital Simulation (Deployable) (ICAVS(D)) coaching occasion

The achievement occasion at Tidworth marked the supply of ICAVS(D)’s twenty fifth Coaching Occasion and represented the system reaching FOC solely 5 months after coming into service, attaining the September FOC goal timeline. The occasion was attended by representatives from Defence Tools & Help in addition to employees from Military HQ and the Land Warfare Centre, who noticed coaching workouts undertaken by the Military utilizing ICAVS(D). There are at the moment 4 models of ICAVS(D) gear accessible at any time to be used by the Military and the system is well deployable on the level of want, with minimal planning and utilization constraints, maximising the worth of valuable dwell coaching alternatives. ICAVS(D) may also complement Unit-led coaching to ship Part to Battle Group coaching in difficult and sophisticated high-fidelity environments.

The FOC occasion at Tidworth, Salisbury Plain, was attended by representatives from DE&S in addition to employees from Military HQ and the Land Warfare Centre. ICAVS(D) is utilized by all arms and companies within the British Military in addition to the Royal Marines and members of Joint Helicopter Command. It changed the Unit Primarily based Digital Coach in April and is the bridge to the complete CAVS(D) functionality which might be delivered by CTTP’s Mission Synthetics. There are at the moment 4 ICAVS(D) models accessible at any time and the system is well deployable across the UK and abroad. It enhances unit delivered e platform crew coaching to Battle Group stage coaching and is contributing to the Military’s modernisation and transformation plan, Future Soldier.