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2014-09-22 16:25:44

LONDON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About Civil Aviation Flight Training and SimulationFlight simulator and training systems artificially re-create aircraft flight and the flying environment, thus providing a real flying experience. In civil aviation flight training, such flight simulator systems are mainly used for pilot training. These systems are mainly categorized as full flight simulators (FFS) and flight training devices (FTD). Compared with airborne training, flight...

2014-09-18 23:13:34

Christie is the recipient of the prestigious Project Innovation Award for retrofitting the visual system of the Wedgetail E-7A Operational Flight Trainer with stunning results. The award was presented during the Simulation Australia Annual Awards Dinner held August 26 in Adelaide, South Australia. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Christie, a global leader in visual displays and audio technology solutions, is proud to announce that it is the recipient of the prestigious Project Innovation Award...

2014-09-18 20:20:29

DUBLIN, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/r56g2h/commercial_and) has announced the addition of the "Commercial and Military Flight Simulation - Global Strategic Business Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/r56g2h/commercial_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Commercial...

2014-09-16 16:21:27

LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Commercial and Military Flight Simulation in US$ Million by the following Product/Service Segments: Commercial Flight Simulation (Commercial Full Flight Simulators, Commercial Flight Training Devices, & Commercial Flight Training Services) and Military Flight Simulation (Military Full Flight Simulators, Military Flight Training Devices, & Military Flight Training Services). The report...

2014-09-15 16:21:33

MakerPlane CEO and former Lockheed Martin Prepar3d Principal Engineer brings more than 25 years of military and commercial simulation expertise to Victoria, BC based start-up. VICTORIA, BC, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Motion control systems start-up Iris Dynamics Ltd. today announced that simulation industry veteran John Nicol has been appointed as a Special Advisor to the Board of Directors of Iris Dynamics. As the CEO of innovative aviation company MakerPlane, John Nicol has extensive...

2014-08-06 23:10:45

RedHawk powered by Brown Aviation Lease aims to put margin back into the flight school business. Bedford, MA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Democratizing access to modern training aircraft, increasing margin for flight schools and providing operators with a frictionless experience driven by technology and big data: That is the latest mission taken on by Brown Aviation Lease (BAL) with their new product RedHawk powered by Brown Aviation Lease. In partnership with RedHawk Aero, LLC, Brown Aviation...

2014-06-16 12:33:13

NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The edustation(®) STEM Lab is designed to improve math and science skills for middle and high school students. Why is this important? There are profound amounts of math and science in aviation. Creating flight plans requires the application of geometry, trigonometry, physics, meteorology, geography, and topography. edustation(®) Flight Simulators are used in the lab to fly the flight plans designed by the students and test the principles and...

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2014-05-27 13:51:40

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When you think about the future and the technologies that are right around the corner, what comes to mind? Are you excited by the prospect of one day owning a refrigerator that senses when you are out of milk and eggs and contacts the store for you? Perhaps you long for the day when your home is fully automated with security, lighting, temperature and entertainment controlled by a single central computer? Recent news out of Germany...

2014-05-27 12:20:49

LONDON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Civil Aviation Flight Simulation and Simulation Training Market 2013-2023http://www.reportbuyer.com/business_government/education/civil_aviation_flight_simulation_simulation_training_market_2013_2023.html Report DetailsThe civil aviation flight simulation and simulation training market developed out of the need to replicate real flying training by using motion and visual systems for pilot...

2014-05-06 23:08:38

Aviation Performance Solutions (APS), a world leader in loss of control in-flight mitigation training, announces custom training missions in Europe for civilian space flight training through Space Expedition Corporation (SXC). Breda, The Netherlands (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Space Expedition Corporation (SXC), a global space travel pioneer, and Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS), a world leader in airplane upset prevention and upset recovery training, announced today their partnership in...


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