Definition of flight simulator in English:

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flight simulator

noun

A machine designed to resemble an aircraft’s cockpit, with computer-generated images that mimic the pilot’s view and the aircraft’s motion, used for training pilots.
Example sentences
  • The secretary of state operated a flight simulator, a 3D computer aided design system and a device for virtual sculpture.
  • A Tornado flight simulator will also be equipped with the new laser projection system.
  • Airbus has donated a $50 million flight simulator for training pilots in Beijing.

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