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FACETT
FAAC Air Combat Environment for Testing and Training

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Simulator Features

The FACETT software initially was developed as a tool to test the development of high-speed weapon simulations in support of FAAC’s effort to evaluate our cockpit algorithms and high-speed missile simulations provided for the F-15, F-16, F-35 and F/A-18 E/F. FACETT is compatible with our SimBuilder weapon simulation software product and our library of validated weapon simulations for training devices.

Applications for FACETT have gone beyond the evaluation of simulation and WEZ performance to be a revolutionary tool to evaluate weapon employment tactics in a controlled desktop environment with high fidelity simulation models combined with 3-D graphics, aircraft MFD and HUD WEZ displays, autonomous aircraft and an aircraft flight simulator model. Air combat tactical situations can be created to evaluate weapon performance, recorded for later analysis, replayed from TSPI data recorded from training or tactical systems, or networked into live system for real-time weapon employment assessments.

FACETT Features: Scenario Building

  • Drag and Drop combat entities onto mission map
  • Define target aircraft and surface entity behavior
  • Set-up Stand-Alone or Network Scenarios
  • Load/import mission specific maps
  • Select different aircraft flight models for the ownship aircraft
  • Assign joystick configuration per aircraft type
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FACETT Features: Recording and Replay Capabilities

  • All scenarios can be recorded for later replay and analysis
  • Can be run with recorded TSPI data from an alternate training device
  • Alternate Ending – Whether running from a FACETT developed scenario or alternate source TSPI the user can jump into an aircraft and take full control of the aircraft and weapons employment
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FACETT Features: Network Capabilities

  • Multiple FACETT stations can be networked together to allow multiple, separately controlled aircraft to be flown together in real-time against each other or against autonomous aircraft
  • Network scenarios can be recorded
  • Can be networked with other systems to provide WEZ displays and weapons simulations driven from alternate TSPI sources
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Learn more about our Air Combat Environment for Testing and Training

FAAC’s Air Combat Environment for Testing and Training (FACETT) is a Windows desktop application that simulates air combat engagements to support weapon simulation testing, tactics development and post air combat training debriefing of weapon system capabilities.

FAAC Air Combat Environment for Testing and Training