San Francisco, Calif. — 7 September 2021 — Aechelon Technology, Inc. announced today that it was awarded a Firm Fixed Price, Definite Delivery, and Definite Quantity contract by Veraxx Engineering Corporation. This contract will support the U.S. Marine Corps Mixed Reality Image Generators for AH-1Z Viper and UH-1Y Venom Deployable Mission Rehearsal Trainers (DMRT), enabling full multi-spectral sensor cockpit configurations and associated hardware, software, and DoD Global Databases.
The systems integrate multiple Varjo® XR-3 Mixed Reality Head Mounted Display systems serving -simultaneously- two users within the same real/virtual aircraft cockpit. The Varjo headsets are tightly integrated into Aechelon’s solution, which includes both the OTW and all required sensor simulations on unmodified high fidelity multi-spectra databases.
Aechelon has delivered programs with VR and MR solutions for over 23 years, including undisclosed support for Varjo VR-1, XR-1, and XR-3 as well as Oculus, HTC, HoloChip, and see-through devices from JVC and SA Photonics. Aechelon has standardized XR Workstations products featuring NVIDIA® Quadro® with full OpenXR devices support.
The systems integrate a full resolution worldwide 3D visual and sensor database with extensive domestic and foreign areas of interest. This Global database is already deployed and being used on other DoD programs without the need of down-sampling, de-rating, or modification—thus ensuring complete correlation and commonality with other U.S. DoD devices also utilizing Aechelon Technology Image Generators, including all in-service U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B, CH-53K, CH-53E, UH-1N, AH-1Z, and unmanned FireScout devices ensuring both tactical and sensor correlation.
About Veraxx Engineering Corporation
Veraxx delivers high-fidelity, state-of-the-art military flight simulators and synthetic tactical training environments that help U.S and Allied pilots and aircrew maximize mission readiness. Veraxx consistently delivers on time and within budget while meeting or exceeding technical and operational specifications. The key is the strength of our foundational large-scale Systems Engineering and Integration capabilities and our unwavering commitment to maximizing operators’ mission performance and readiness.
Headquartered in Chantilly VA, and with additional offices in Orlando FL, and Jacksonville NC, they can be found on the Internet at www.veraxx.com
About Aechelon Technology
Aechelon Technology is a leader in real-time computer graphics applications for training, simulation, and entertainment markets. The company provides COTS-based, high resolution, multi-channel, geo-specific image generators, OTW, and correlated sensor databases and integration services. The company’s image generators are fielded, proven, and are delivered with full logistics support and documentation. Aechelon Technology is ISO 9001:2015 certified and is located on the Internet at www.aechelon.com and headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Aechelon Technology and pC-NOVA Nucleus are trademarks of Aechelon Technology, Inc.