Meggitt Installs Ga. Agency's Range
This time-lapse video courtesy of Meggitt shows the construction of Suwanee (Ga.) Police Department's new training facility. Read the April feature "The Next Generation Shooting Range" for the full story.
Gen 3 XWT Wireless Target Carrier
Meggitt’s XWT GEN3 wireless, 360-degree turning target retrieval system is now available in both indoor and outdoor versions. It moves along a rail system powered by an internal direct drive, dual motor system, with anti
Meggitt Defense Systems fats/Caswell Becomes Meggitt Training Systems
Meggitt Defense Systems, provider of virtual and live fire weapons training technology, has changed its name to Meggitt Training Systems, announced company president Rich Haddad. Based in Suwanee, Ga., Meggitt Training Systems comprises a significant portion of Meggitt PLC, a multi-billion dollar international aerospace, defense, and electronics group.
The new name reflects
Meggitt Training Systems Installs First Wireless Targeting System In Georgia
Meggitt Training Systems has joined a commercial range operator and local law enforcement officers in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Sandy Springs Gun Club in Sandy Springs, Ga., where Meggitt installed its Next Generation Wireless Target (XWT) retrieval system.
The XWT is the shooting industry's first wireless, 360-degree turning target retrieval system, according to the company
Meggitt Awarded $5.4 Million Training Systems Upgrade
Meggitt Training Systems (MTS) has won a contract worth approximately $5.4 million from the US Army National Guard (ARNG) to continue upgrading its virtual small-arms training program. The ARNG will purchase new weapon simulators ranging from M9 pistols to MK19 grenade launchers. Deliveries begin March 2010.
Known as Combat Skills Marksmanship Trainers (CSMTs), the systems support
Meggitt Training Systems Awarded Six Patents for BlueFire Weapons
Meggitt Training Systems has acquired six patents for its BlueFire wireless weapons, giving the company exclusive rights to its state-of-the-art technology.
First introduced in 2003, the BlueFire wireless weapons technology is now governed by six patents, covering many components of the weapons and the associated technologies, including the use
The Next Generation Firing Range
. Created using Meggitt Training Systems’ products and design assistance, the center is complete with a four-lane indoor shooting range, an academic classroom, and a training room, which also serves as a virtual firearms trainer.
Finding a nearby space for its law enforcement officers to train and practice
High-tech shoot-don't-shoot scenarios let you train realistically without stepping onto the street. You don't want to find out in the middle of a gunfight th...
Ready, Aim, Fire
or more. The blue target measures 23 x 35 inches.
Visit Law Enforcement Targets Online
Meggitt's RTS-360 Target System is a dynamic turning target system designed to improve live fire training through unpredictable, fast-action target presentation to the shooter. The system can
The first law enforcement simulators were 16 mm projectors that flickered their filmed images onto sheets strung across shooting ranges. When the bad guy wen...