Hardware and software that models the behavior of airplanes and spacecraft. Flying a plane can be simulated in a regular computer with flight simulator software; however, pilots and astronauts learn how to fly in full-scale systems that recreate the experience with extreme realism. See simulator.
Flight-simulator Sentence Examples
Our experienced flight crew take regular 6 monthly flight checks in a flight simulator and in real aircraft.
Set FS at dawn or dusk and watch Flight Simulator 2004 explode with fiery oranges and reds like never before.
The real aircraft had rheostats to adjust the intensity (something not possible in Flight Simulator ).
Test fly a range of exhibits including a full motion flight simulator ride.