This module provides basic principals of aerodynamics, flight planning and flight simulation. Microsoft® Flight Simulator X is the culmination of nearly 25 years of the landmark Flight Simulator franchise—the most significant addition to date. Flight Simulator X immerses you in a beautifully rich and realistic world with dozens of aircraft and interactive Missions for a completely new and innovative flight simulator experience. Free Flight lets you fly anywhere in the world, from your hometown airport to the most exotic places you’ve ever dreamed of. In addition, students will plan flights using actual aeronautical charts with plotters. Flight times will be calculated using an actual aeronautical analog computer. Each kit includes: • 6 Laptops installed with Microsoft Flight Simulator X and fully functional joysticks • 6 Flight planning kits with aeronautical charts, aeronautical analog computers and chart plotters
Students designing a program to allow the aviation stations to fly as a group. All planes are able to fly together in one program.
Students are also writing the instruction manual on how to hook up the stations to a switch.