FlightSafety to build USMC training devices
The devices will be installed at the US Marine Air Corps Station Futenma in Okinawa, Japan.
The devices will feature FlightSafety’s simulation technologies including VITAL 1100 Image generators and a dome visual display with 270x80 degree field of view (+30° up and -50° down). The devices will also feature Microsoft Windows 10, advanced cybersecurity, daily operational readiness test software as well as other computational system upgrades.
FlightSafety will also modify four existing AH-lZ and UH-IY flight training devices located at Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base in Southern California.
The modifications to these devices include a new aft entry area, instructor operating system position and design, a visual display dome and visual turret structure, as well as an expanded vertical field of view and six-axis degrees of freedom secondary motion system.