Northrop, Air Force Integrate Live F-16s With Virtual F-22s in LVC Training

northrop Grumman_BLUETYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 10, 2016 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has worked with the U.S. Air Force to test the integration of virtual fifth-generation F-22 Raptor aircraft with fourth-generation F-16 Fighting Falcon jets as part of a live, virtual and constructive training, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday.

The company said Monday the F-16s operated out of Eielson Air Force Base while the virtual F-22s operated out of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson to perform air-to-air combat training through Northrop’s LVC Experimentation, Integration and Operations Suite of networked simulators.

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