The Navy thinks this incredible VR video game can make machine-gunners even more effective

The US Military is testing out new technology that uses virtual reality to help give machine-gunners an edge. The prototype was built by the Navy’s Battlespace Exploitation of Mixed Reality Lab. It was showcased at Camp Pendleton and allows marines to take part in a simulation involving shooting enemy aircraft with a .50 calibre machine gun.

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