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HindustanTimes Thu,18 Sep 2014

Life and Universe

Virgin Galactic selects Quantum3Ds advanced simulation platform for spaceship command training
Agencies
Orlando, December 05, 2012
First Published: 12:25 IST(5/12/2012)
Last Updated: 12:31 IST(5/12/2012)
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
"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.

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.

Quantum3D logo are registered trademarks or registered trademarks of Quantum3D. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Some of the products described in this press release contain technology that is subject to U.S. Export Control and requires authorization by the U.S. Government for export to foreign countries.

Quantum3D Export Restricted products may not be transferred  transshipped on a non-continuous voyage  or otherwise be disposed of in any country  either in their original form or after being incorporated into other end-items  without the prior written approval of the U.S. Department of State.

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