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Swept wings, afterburners lit, cruising past San Diego Airport. I may or may not have accomplished this from in the bathroom. (iPad Pro)

Toss Out Your PC. The Best Flight Sim Experience is On Your Phone

Posted July 28, 2016 by Phil Derner Jr.

Flight simulator games on mobile devices offer graphics and gameplay that used to only be attainable on a PC. Phil reviews a few of the more popular flight sims available for phone or tablet.

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On short final for a touch-and-go at Heathrow.

My First Time: Behind the Controls of a 737

Posted January 12, 2015 by Ben Granucci

Recently, I had a chance to get behind the controls of an airplane for the first time, in the left seat of a Boeing 737 simulator.

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Looking through the heads-up display on the Boeing 787 simulator. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren)
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Flying Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner Training Simulator

Posted March 30, 2012 by David Parker Brown

How do you train to fly the most advanced airliner ever built? In the most advanced flight simulator ever built, of course.

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Photo by Mario J. Craig O.D.

Flying Blind

Posted November 19, 2006 by Mario J. Craig O.D.

We’ve just landed, picked up the car, and after a short drive, we turn toward a huge looming sign that says “DC Jets, Home of the 717.” Yes, we are here to do a bit of flight simulator training in the 717.

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Photo by Mike Communiello - Alteon Training Center

The Flat Panel Trainer

Posted July 17, 2006 by NYCA Admin

Most people that know the difference between a 747 and the A320 are also aware of the technology that is being developed for the large A380 & the composite fuselage of the 787. The technology development has not stopped with building airplanes and is extending to the areas of Training, which brings me to my […]

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