'iPad, Welcome to the Army': Army Artillery Students Take Aim with Apple's Newest Tablet

In this second segment of our in-depth interview with British Army Major Tom Ellis, we take advantage of his unique experience as an artillery training officer to focus on some of the Army's critical training developments in recent years. Communication and precision targeting are some of those very key elements that he has highlighted in the classroom. Enter the iPad. Major Ellis goes into detail about what aspects of simulation can be migrated to devices like the iPad - and why it is absolutely vital to get these 'practice exercises' as near perfection as possible.


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