Vertex Solutions and RYAN AEROSPACE Announce Partnership to Exhibit at I/ITSEC 2023

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November 07, 2023
Vertex Solutions and RYAN AEROSPACE Announce Partnership to Exhibit at I/ITSEC 2023

NICEVILLE, FL AND GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA, November 8, 2023 – Vertex Solutions, a leading developer of cutting-edge training solutions, including mixed reality (MR) and virtual reality (VR) pilot training and RYAN AEROSPACE (Australia), a global leader in the design and manufacturing of cutting-edge helicopter and fast jet flight simulation products, are thrilled to announce their partnership in sharing a booth at the largest training, simulation, and education conference in the world, I/ITSEC 2023. The tradeshow, scheduled to take place from November 27-30 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, is one of the most anticipated events in the industry, promising an array of innovative products, solutions, and networking opportunities.

An example of collaborative innovation, the joint booth will serve as a canvas displaying the pinnacle of simulation and training advancements and solutions. By pooling their expertise and resources, Vertex Solutions and RYAN AEROSPACE aim to redefine customer experiences, offering an integrated approach to meet the diverse needs of tradeshow attendees. Visitors to the booth will be treated to a rich array of extended reality (XR) training device product demonstrations and an opportunity to engage with experts from both companies, leveraging their profound insights and unparalleled knowledge.

Here's a sneak peek of what you can expect at our booth:

  • Mixed reality (MR) Advanced Training Device (ATD), the Multi-place Mixed Reality (MPMR) TH-1H flight simulator, a multicrew trainer equipped with interactive cockpit.  

  • RYAN AEROSPACE MR Apache helicopter training device

  • F-16 MR ehanced Immersive Training Device (eITD) featuring Metrea's NOR platform, their most advanced simulation and training software

  • Fixed-wing Immersive Training Devices (ITD), our flagship flight simulator as seen supporting USAF Pilot Training Transformation (PTT).

    • Multi-player training demonstration linked with other devices in our booth

    • Interactive training scenarios that will provide an immersive experience

  • Military Freefall Jumpmaster Multi-crew virtual reality (VR) Trainer

  • Vertex Solutions Portable Immersive Training Device (pITD)

  • Vertex Solutions Courseware Development demonstrations (IMI Levels 1-4)

"We are incredibly excited about this partnership," said Dennis Wikoff, President and COO, Vertex Solutions. "RYAN AEROSPACE brings a wealth of experience and a robust suite of solutions that perfectly complement our offerings. Together, we aim to captivate attendees with a synergistic display of innovative XR training technologies and solutions."

"Vertex Solutions is a distinguished name in the industry and joining forces with them amplifies our ability to showcase the best our companies have to offer," stated Chris Ryan, Managing Director, RYAN AEROSPACE. "We look forward to a fruitful collaboration that promises not only to enhance the tradeshow experience but also fosters our lasting partnership."

This unique collaboration reaffirms both companies' commitment to pushing boundaries and driving innovation in the simulation and training industry. Attendees are invited to an impactful XR training experience at Booth #2326 at I/ITSEC, where ideas converge, and endless possibilities unfold.

For further information about the partnership, booth activities, or to schedule a meeting during the tradeshow, please contact Vertex Solutions at or RYAN AEROSPACE at


About Vertex Solutions

Vertex Solutions, LLC (Vertex) is a distinguished certified woman-owned small business, boasting nearly three decades in delivering acclaimed training support services to both the U.S. Government and private-sector enterprises. Our forte lies in pioneering cutting-edge training technology, with a special emphasis on extended reality (XR) training devices. As the principal contractor for a suite of Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) initiatives, including the Pilot Training Transformation (PTT), the Multi-Place Mixed Reality (MPMR) flight simulator, and the recently launched Virtual Training for Air Dominance (VTRAD) program, we've successfully deployed in excess of 260 XR flight simulators, in addition to a myriad of other compact training devices, to the USAF and US Navy. At present, we're actively engaged in the fabrication of an additional 50 training devices in support of the US Navy T-6 pilot training program.

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Established in 2005, RYAN AEROSPACE (Australia) specialize in the design, manufacture and through-life support of realistic, robust, accurate and cost-effective commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) helicopter and jet flight simulators for civil, military and emergency applications. Customers and users of our products include the US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Marine Corp, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, the Royal Air Force (UK), Airbus Helicopters, CAE, the Australian Army, the Royal Australian Navy, the Indonesian Navy, the Canadian Air Force and Saudi Arabian Military. We also have commercial helicopter flying schools as customers.

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