3D Virtual Excellence

ARA’s Virtual Heroes Division was ranked number 13 on the Orlando Business Journal list of Central Florida’s Top Modeling and Simulation Companies

US Army Turns to Computer Software for Medic Training

Technology already has pushed medical and emergency responder training well beyond the days of mock wounds …

Study Validates the Effectiveness of Virtual Heroes’ VRFCAT

A recent study has validated the effectiveness of Virtual Heroes’ Virtual Reality Functional Capacity Assessment Tool (VRFCAT) serious game.

Virtual Heroes and Team Awarded $415 Million Contract for U.S. Army Live Training Transformation (LT2)

The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is part of a team that was awarded a $415 million, five-year contract to support …

Medical Device Clinical Training and Education Conference

We are sponsoring the 5th Annual Medical Device Clinical Training and Education Conference, March 30-31 in Charlotte, NC.

Virtual Heroes Exhibiting at I/ITSEC 2014!

We will be exhibiting at the 2014 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) December 1- 4, 2014 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

Zero Hour: America’s Medic Reaches 4000 Downloads

The serious game Zero Hour: America’s Medic has reached 4000 downloads since Virtual Heroes released it for free in October 2014.

Virtual Heroes a Largest Game Developer

The Triangle Business Journal in Raleigh, North Carolina has again selected the Virtual Heroes Division of ARA as one of the Largest Game Developers, ranked by the number of Triangle-area employees.

ARA Joins the OGC and Proposes LTF Standard

Applied Research Associates (ARA) has joined the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), an international organization dedicated to promoting open standards for storing and exchanging world data.