Helicopter Maritime Environment Trainer – Operational Software CSCI Version Description Document

Simulateur d'Entraînement Virtuel pour Hélicoptère Maritime – Logiciel Opérationnel CSCI, Document de Description de la Version


  1. Boutette, L.
  2. Ueno, K.
  3. Dielschneider, J.
Corporate Authors
Defence R&D Canada - Toronto, Toronto ONT (CAN)
The Helicopter Maritime Environment Trainer (HelMET) was developed by Defence R&D Canada – Toronto (DRDC Toronto) for training helicopter pilots to land on the flight deck of a Canadian Patrol Frigate (CPF) in a virtual environment. The HelMET was installed at 12 Wing, Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Shearwater, Nova Scotia, Canada [reference: Summary per document cited in next paragraph]. DRDC Toronto Document: CR2002-031 Atlantis Document: VD905-03128 titled Helicopter Maritime Environment Trainer: Operational Software CSCI Version Description Document documented Version 1.1 of the HelMET Software. As third party support for the HelMET system did not come to fruition, DRDC Toronto has been supporting the HelMET system at 12th Wing Shearwater with hardware and software updates. The current version of HelMET is Version 4.4. Many of the updates implemented were made to allow the simulator to be used as a procedures trainer. This document is a revision of CR2002-031 updated to reflect the large number of changes that have been implemented by DRDC Toronto since version 1.1. The purpose of this document is to update the description so that the system can be maintained and operated by Director Aerospace Development Program Management, Radar and Communications Systems or its representatives.

Il y a un résumé en français ici.

Helicopter, Deck landing, Virtual Reality Simulator, Team Trainer, CPF Frigate,
Report Number
DRDC-TORONTO-TM-2011-051 — Technical Memorandum
Date of publication
30 Jun 2011
Number of Pages
Electronic Document(PDF)

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