In step with the wants of the Turkish Naval Forces Command, Helicopter Underwater Escape Coaching (HUET) Simulator Challenge, developed by Meteksan Defence as a Defence Trade Company (SSB) undertaking, was accomplished. With Turkish Naval Forces Command’s new HUET Facility, trainings will likely be supplied for the next functions;
Escape and rescue from a helicopter crashing into the water and from a aircraft making a compelled touchdown,
Search and rescue with rescue helicopter simulation,
Touchdown on the water with a parachute,
Abandon ship and boarding.
As well as, due to HUET and its peripheral utilities, which is supplied with extra superior options in comparison with comparable amenities, there would be the alternative to export companies to different international locations.

Coaching on rescue from a helicopter crashing into the ocean or a aircraft crash touchdown within the water is taken into account to be among the many most necessary and specialised abilities for army personnel in addition to civilian personnel working in marine deployed areas equivalent to oil amenities. Meteksan Defence, which has beforehand created up-to-date and trendy options in its subject with its Harm Management and Hearth Preventing Coaching Simulators and has achieved important recognition overseas with its export successes, has efficiently accomplished the HUET Simulator Challenge following the contract signed with the Defence Trade Company. Because of the HUET Simulator Challenge, army and civilian personnel in Turkey will likely be educated at worldwide requirements in a contemporary facility. The supply of the techniques deployed inside the Naval Air Command, was realised in 2022.


Turkish Naval Forces Command Helicopter Underwater Escape Coaching (HUET) Simulator Challenge. (photograph by Meteksan Defence)

As well as, the next coaching programmes might be provided at HUET facility, both independently or in coordination with one another:
Rescue Helicopter: A simulation consisting of a platform simulating a helicopter performing a rescue operation outfitted with a crane and rescue gear to take the sufferer from the pool to the platform, the place rescue coaching will likely be given.
Touchdown on the water with a parachute: A platform/system consisting of a tower and a rail system that simulates a parachute water touchdown, the place parachute water touchdown and survival coaching will likely be supplied.
A platform simulating the ship’s deck: a platform consisting of a web ladder system, a closed liferaft and a throwing mechanism, the place abandon ship trainings and casualty dealing with trainings will likely be given.

Inside the scope of HUET, the simulator system consists of crane(s), platforms, and ancillary techniques. As a complementary part of this, there may be the development of a constructing consisting of a pool, pool set up and technical room, administrative and social areas. The trainings are carried out by reducing the helicopter mock-up in a pool, rotating it as much as 180 levels in each instructions in a managed method, and the personnel contained in the helicopter exiting the helicopter on this state. The pool has a wave era and sprinkler system with adjustable depth with a purpose to mirror the environmental results throughout the trainings, lighting that permits day/night time separation, sound system, followers to simulate wind and helicopter blade results.