• Corpus ID: 13920706

Development of a Novel Low-Cost Flight Simulator for Pilot Training

  title={Development of a Novel Low-Cost Flight Simulator for Pilot Training},
  author={Hongbin Gu and Dongsu Wu and Hui Liu},
  journal={World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, Mechatronic and Manufacturing Engineering},
  • Hongbin Gu, Dongsu Wu, Hui Liu
  • Published 21 December 2009
  • Computer Science
  • World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, Mechatronic and Manufacturing Engineering
A novel low-cost flight simulator with the development goals cost effectiveness and high performance has been realized for meeting the huge pilot training needs of airlines. The simulator consists of an aircraft dynamics model, a sophisticated designed low-profile electrical driven motion system with a subsided cabin, a mixed reality based semi-virtual cockpit system, a control loading system and some other subsystems. It shows its advantages over traditional flight simulator by its features… 

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