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Currently there are two simulators available in the FST Research Group,  HELIFLIGHT a 6 dof motion simulator and a fixed based simulator X-PIT

BOOKING click here to check the weekly booking sheet

Technical Leaflets

 

HELIFLIGHT (Click on link for more information)

6-axis motion cueing 

6 visual channels

4-axis dynamic control loading

FLIGHTLAB environment selective fidelity, re-configurable flight models

PilotStation real time interface

Visual database development using Multigen Creator

 

Picture courtesy of Science Photo

 

Motion Parameter

Range

Heave Range

500 mm

Peak Heave Velocity

0.6 m/s

Peak Heave Acceleration

0.6 g 

Surge Range

930 mm

Peak Surge Velocity

0.7 m/s

Peak Surge Acceleration

0.6 g

Sway Range

860 mm

Peak Sway Velocity

0.7 m/s

Peak Sway Acceleration

0.6 g

Roll Range

28

Peak Roll Rate

40/s

Pitch Range

+34/-32

Peak Pitch Rate

40/s

Yaw Range

44

Peak Yaw Rate

60/s

X-PIT (Click on link for more information)

Built "in-house"

Uses X-Plane Software

Fixed base

2 Visual channels

Data recording of flight models

 

 

 

 

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