Virgin Galactic selects Quantum3Ds advanced simulation platform for spaceship command training
Orlando, December 05, 2012
First Published: 12:25 IST(5/12/2012)
Last Updated: 12:31 IST(5/12/2012)
"Our first priority in sub-orbital space exploration is safety and by leveraging Quantum3D s IDX 7000 with the most advanced image generation we are giving our pilots the best training available for space exploration " said Keith Colmer.
Entrepreneur Richard Branson announces the LauncherOne cargo spacecraft during a Virgin Galactic news conference at the Farnborough Airshow 2012 in southern England. Reuters photo/Luke MacGregor
The IDX 7000 offers enhanced performance and capabilities to deliver Virgin Galactic a versatile and powerful simulation and training platform that can be setup in a dedicated room or easily transported to meet a range of onsite on-location and mobile training needs.
Combined with Mantis' Virgin Galactic is on the cusp of a new frontier – making sub-orbital space accessibility a reality " said Wade Guindy San Jose.
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