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Have you ever been in a traumatic car accident? A full-scale wreck with emergency services response? For most of us, the answer to this question would be no. The Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service is tackling this lack of understanding by using virtual reality (VR).
Boeing has been using augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) within its organization to help improve training efficiency, reduce design errors and speed up maintenance processes. Paul Davies, associate technical fellow at Boeing, shared examples of the company's use of productive video at the VR & AR World event in London yesterday.
Keeping acquisition costs down is the primary goal for companies like Lockheed Martin RMS, according to Rich Rabbitz, principal member of engineering staff at the company.
Speaking at the VR & AR World event in London yesterday, Rabbitz explained that "acquisition cost" was defined a little differently in naval parlance.