European garrisons protecting Army communities with virtual training
Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo
A military policemen assigned to the U.S. Army Garrison Grafenwoehr, Germany, conducts a search of the Netzaberg Elementary School inside the Army's tactical gaming software, Virtual Battlespace 2. First-responders used the virtual simulation to practice their techniques and procedures for responding to a community crisis during the garrison's annual force protection exercise. The exercise marked the first time the garrison has worked with the Joint Multinational Training Command's Simulation Center to execute the entire exercise in a virtual world.
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