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Australia – Australian military uses ball-shaped simulation platform to practice amphibious ops (Defense News)

The New Zealand Defence Force is using a virtual reality platform that is helping drivers train for amphibious assault missions, a military official told Defense News. Eight360′s NOVA is an immersive, untethered VR platform shaped like a ball that allows for 360-degree movement on all axes. Mark Baddeley, director of emerging technologies for NZDF’s Joint Defence Services, said the Army is eyeing it to improve driver safety.

Australian military uses ball-shaped simulation platform to practice amphibious ops (defensenews.com)