Military Flight Training

15 - 18 March, 2016

Novotel London West, London, United Kingdom

The Military Flight Training Community’s Annual General Meeting For The Discussion Of Military Fixed Wing And Rotary Flight Training Requirements, Capabilities And Technologies

Over its 15 year history Military Flight Training Community’s Annual General Meeting, bringing together over 250 Chiefs of Staff, Commanders of Air Training, Heads of Air Procurement, Heads of Simulation & Synthetic Training and industry executives from across the globe to discuss the challenges and success shaping military flight training for now and the future.

In doing so it provides a rare platform to share lessons learned and best practice in current fixed wing and rotary military flight training requirements, capabilities and programmes, engaging in international collaboration on a very real level with key allies and strengthen the message of cooperation with counterparts across the world.

Military Flight Training is organized with the support and direction of Senior Leaders from across the military and industry sectors of the flight training community. With this in mind, each presentation topic and guest speaker has been specifically selected inline with the priorities and recommendations of the community to ensure it provides attendees with the critical information they need to solve their daily flight training challenges.

Whats New For 2016?
  • NEW Breakout streams focused on rotary training and red air training and contracted support 
  • NEW Training Equipment Acquisition & Program Management Focus Day
  • NEW Innovation Stage providing insight into the latest flight training research and development programs and opportunities across the world
  • NEW Roundtable discussions providing critical engagement on the challenges and solutions found within 5th Generation Fighter Training
  • NEW Exhibition opportunities enabling attendees to have first hand access to the latest synthetic technologies in the market

What others are saying

“The Military Flight Training conference helps me to understand what industry can provide. It helps us to have a dialogue so that the industry knows what the operator thinks is important.”- Brigadier General Scott Vander Hamm, Director Plans, Programs, Requirements and Assessments, HQ Air Education and Training Command, US Air Force
“Networking with different branches of military aviation here, it’s good to hear where they’re standing, where they’re looking to go, what technology the new world has to offer. It’s good for us to have that roadmap.” - - Lieutenant Colonel Osama Elwefati, Libyan Air Force

Sponsors & Exhibitors
Conference Partners
Lockheed Martin
Associate Sponsor
BAE Systems
Draken International
Northrop Grumman
The Boeing Company
US Aviation Group
L-3 Link Simulation & Training
Lone Star
Session Sponsor
FMV – Vidsel Test Range
Featured Exhibitors
Martin Baker Aircraft
Textron Aviation
TRU Simulation + Training
Networking Coffee Break Sponsor
KF Aerospace Defence Programs
Media Partners
Official Media Partner
Military Simulation & Training Magazine
Media Partner
AirForces Monthly Magazine
AIR International
Combat Aircraft

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Early Confirmed Speakers

Lieutenant General Sergei Drozdov
Lieutenant General Sergei Drozdov
Ukrainian Air Force
Air Marshal Ramesh Rai
Air Marshal Ramesh Rai
Commander, Training Command
Indian Air Force
Major General Carlos Bueno Vargas,
Major General Carlos Bueno Vargas,
Colombian Air Force
Major General Rumen Radev
Major General Rumen Radev
Bulgarian Air Force
Major General Richard Felton
Major General Richard Felton
Commander Joint Helicopter Command
Major General Gunter Katz
Major General Gunter Katz
Commander Air Force Operational Forces Command
German Air Force
Brigadier General Andrew Croft
Brigadier General Andrew Croft
Director of Plans, Programs, Requirements and Assessments, Air Education & Training Command
US Air Force
Air Commodore AF Kraak,
Air Commodore AF Kraak,
Commander European Aircrew Training Center
Royal Netherlands Air Force
Colonel Or Landwer
Colonel Or Landwer
Head of Training Department
Israeli Air Force
Group Captain Chris Hake
Group Captain Chris Hake
Director Air Training Transition Office (AIR 5428)
Royal Australian Air Force
Colonel Eric Buer
Colonel Eric Buer
Commander Marine Aviation and Training Support Group 21
US Marine Corps
Colonel Peter Trierweiler
Colonel Peter Trierweiler
Head of Flight Training
Austrian Air Force
Lieutenant Colonel Dag Simastuen
Lieutenant Colonel Dag Simastuen
Commander, Flight School
Royal Norwegian Air Force
Colonel Jerome Lacroix Leclair
Colonel Jerome Lacroix Leclair
Commander Flying Schools Command
French Air Force


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