Environmental Tectonics Corporation has confirmed the successful
factory acceptance testing of the first G-FET II equipped as an
Authentic Tactical Flight Simulator (Model ATFS-400).
Over the past two years ETC has developed and produced the G-FET II
for a Southeast Asian customer, a project that has produced the
world's most advanced tactical flight simulator. The G-FET II is
the only human rated centrifuge in service today that is capable of
providing the precise variable G cues (forces caused by maneuvering
the aircraft) needed for realistic air combat training for fighter
It's nothing short of grand history. Scaled Composites'
privately-developed rocket plane will launch into history on June
21 on a mission to become the world’s first commercial manned
space vehicle. Investor and philanthropist Paul G. Allen and
aviation legend Burt Rutan have teamed to create the program, which
will attempt the first non-governmental flight to leave the