Chapter 13: Flight Simulation

Flight Simulation

Rolfe and Staples, in their 1986 book Flight Simulation, note that “the object of flight simulation is to reproduce on the ground the behavior of an aircraft in flight.” Much of this reproduction had to do with believable visual synthesis that mimicked reality.
Scene from Microsoft Flight Simulator

 

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