flight simulators

Getting Your Pilot’s Licence Is Probably Cheaper Than This Simulator

Getting Your Pilot’s Licence Is Probably Cheaper Than This Simulator

With four vertically-mounted 55-inch LCD displays completely filling your field-of-view, it’s immediately obvious that this flight simulator from VRX isn’t going to come cheap. But with a price tag of $US75,000 you might actually be better off just putting all that money towards getting your actual pilot’s licence.

12 Mechanical Flight Sims From Aerospace’s Analogue Era

12 Mechanical Flight Sims From Aerospace’s Analogue Era

And you thought testing the F-117 was a feat? In the days before building a full-scale 737 mock-up in your garage was possible, flight schools and even NASA relied on mechanical simulators to train pilots. Our friends at Oobject have collected 12 of the most advanced simulators of the day.