Past event: Military Flight Training USA 2023 Conference

Building Readiness For The Future Fight Through Versatility, Scalability, & Affordability In Pilot Training

Building Readiness For The Future Fight Through Versatility, Scalability, & Affordability In Pilot Training

Military Flight Training USA is back for our 8th annual conference and is proud to be bringing together a community of 150+ Training Program Managers, Instructors, Industry and Academy Experts, and Executives as we discuss challenges at the forefront of pilot training.

By guiding flight training initiatives to leverage new technology and innovative education strategies, Commands can effectively reduce the gaps in skills and capabilities from training aircraft to operational aircraft in the most efficient and cost-effective way possible. Our session topics will present an in-depth view on the emerging training and procurement priorities for the US, industry and America’s international partners, including the latest on the T7A acquisition, the Reforge program, advancements in flight simulation technology, and much more!

Critical Discussions will take place on:

  • Fostering innovation
  • Enhancing training and testing methodologies
  • The development of 5th-generation test aircraft
  • Integrating training programs for next-gen fighters and rotary aircraft
  • Human centered performance
  • Balancing live and synthetic training
  • The integration of AI and AR technologies for flight training
  • Innovative acquisitions and contracting approaches
  • Cost effective training and addressing the challenges of downloading and offloading

Core Themes

  • Innovation In Training In Fifth-Generation Aircraft through revolutionary F-35 and F-22 training systems,  polices, plans and practices
  • Innovation In Pilot Training through extensive downloading and offloading across the training program combined with the establishment of an LVC roadmap
  • Innovation in Rotary & Multi Engine Training through cost effective training systems created by advanced simulation fidelity, skills based training  and operational training and mission readiness

Top 10 Reasons to Attend

  1. Engage with key decision makers across the US Department of Defense
  2. Hear the latest news regarding the delivery of the Boeing T-7A training aircraft
  3. Learn about innovative 5th Generation Training plans and programs to prepare for the F-35
  4. Review the latest updates on the US Navy’s TH-57 replacement procurement
  5. Solve the challenges facing Live Virtual and Constructive operations
  6. Gain key insights into simulator technology across the flight training continuum
  7. Learn about the latest ways the USAF Pilot Training Next Program and the US Navy Avenger Program are streamlining flight training at reduced cost
  8. Maximize system and immersion fidelity in flight simulation to open up increased offloading opportunities
  9. Discover the latest opportunities for training service providers across the US Armed Forces
  10. Engage with F-35 partner nations on their training plans and policies to position yourself for international markets

2023 Conference Chairman

  • Lieutenant General (Ret’d) Anthony J. Rock, Inspector General U.S. Air Force (2016 –2017), US Air Force

2023 Speaker Faculty

  • Major General Clark Quinn, Commander, 19th Air Force, US Air Force
  • Major General Michael Koscheski, Commander, 15th Air Force, Air Combat Command, US Air Force
  • Rear Admiral Michael “Buzz” Donnelly, Director, Air Warfare Division, N98, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, US Navy
  • Rear Admiral Richard Brophy, Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA), US Navy
  • Brigadier General Michael T. Rawls, Commander, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center, US Air Force
  • Colonel Justin Grieve, Commander, 14th Flying Training Wing, Columbus AFB, US Air Force
  • Colonel Taylor Ferrell, Commander, 12th Flying Training Wing, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, US Air Force
  • Colonel Jeremy Bergin, Commander, 27th Special Operations Wing, Cannon AFB, US Air Force
  • Captain Aaron Rybar, Commodore, Training Air Wing Two, Naval Air Training Command, US Navy
  • Commander Kevin Friel, Director, Naval Aviation Training Next (NATN), Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA, US Navy
  • Lieutenant Colonel Steve C. Briones, Commander, Detachment 24, Pilot Training Transformation, Air Education and Training Command, US Air Force
  • Lieutenant Colonel Gary "Jam" Moore, Division Chief, Innovation Division, Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training Program, US Air Force
  • Lieutenant Commander Mike Natali PhD, MSC, Deputy Commander, Air Warfare Training Development, Naval Air Warfare Training Systems Division, US Navy, US Navy

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Event details
Organizer : IDGA
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24336