23 august 2019

The Army Is Building Avatars that Can Fight Infantry Soldiers


Infantry squads will soon experience combat training simulations that feature an enemy capable of learning soldiers' tactics and habits, so the battle is never the same twice. Army modernization officials are counting on this type of realism from the Microsoft-built Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS), which is scheduled to be ready for fielding in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2021. IVAS will equip infantry and other close-combat units with a sophisticated set of tactical glasses that [...]