ApplicationNo. 05/795519 filed on 05/10/1977
US Classes:434/38, Simulation of view from aircraft434/55Tiltable or turnable ground trainer
ExaminersPrimary: Grieb, William H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesG09B 9/32 (20060101)
G09B 9/02 (20060101)
G09B 9/14 (20060101)
G09B 9/16 (20060101)
AbstractA flight simulator which abandons the traditional aesthetic preference for an aircraft-like flight compartment exterior in favor of an open strut cockpit construction affording convenient access to cockpit equipment for maintenance purposes. The simulated flight compartment, electronic equipment, a visual display and maintenance walkway are all enclosed within an octagonal enclosure and mounted on a motion system.