Military Hardware, Gear and Equipment => Future / Hi-tech Equipment => Topic started by: Koen on 29 October 2011, 11:10:25



Title: Barco's 360° flight simulator
Post by: Koen on 29 October 2011, 11:10:25
Belgian firm BARCO developed and delivered the first 360° flight simulator. The sim was build in a Barco firm in Ohio, USA.
The sim is inside a closed 'bowl' with a diameter of 3.4m.

First buyer is the Israelian airforce.

http://www.barco.be/en/simulation_virtualreality/product/2337 (http://www.barco.be/en/simulation_virtualreality/product/2337)

(http://www.barco.be/images/productImages/rearproj-dome-img1631b_c891b514_L___Selected.jpg)

RP-360 flight simulation dome (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vu6MGvpnlCM#ws)

http://www.barco.be/projection_systems/downloads/RP360_dome_m.pdf