Flight simulator industry emphasising lower-cost solutions

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Earlier this year, USAF Eglin Air Force Base received the first Full Mission Simulator for the joint-force aircraft shortly anticipated to change the face of air power forever: the F-35 Lightening II. Amid new reports that further delays to the controversial programme have now impacted the timeline for training aircrew with the new jets, it is looking increasingly likely that pilots will be forced to practise operating the CTOL, STOVL and carrier variants from the immobile FMS seat – at...
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