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8876534 Apparatus and methods for lighting synthetic terrain images  
A method for pilot situational awareness comprises calculating a location; providing terrain data for the calculated location; processing the terrain data and positioning a light source generally...
8827708 Method, system and computer program product for providing a simulation with advance notification of events  
A method, computer system and computer program product for providing a computer simulation that provides advance notification of expected events or states, comprising running a first computer...
8241038 Simulator utilizing a non-spherical projection surface  
The present invention relates to a simulator comprising at least one projector arranged to project an image, and a non-spherical, generally continuous, dome-like projection surface on which the...
8088004 System and method for implementing environmentally-sensitive simulations on a data processing system  
A system and method for implementing environmentally-sensitive simulations on a data processing system. According to an embodiment of the present invention, an ambient temperature associated with...
8012025 Video game controller hub with control input reduction and combination schemes  
A video game controller hub receives a number of control input sets from an equal number of video game controllers, and provides a preferably smaller number of control input sets to a video game...
7587747 Telepresence method and apparatus for simultaneous use by multiple active/passive users  
A telepresence server is for connection to a telecommunications network for providing access to a reality engine for a plurality of passive users. The reality engine can be controlled by an active...
7365705 Flight control display  
An aircraft flight control display for orientation of the pilot during an approach of the aircraft toward a destination has a center of the display as its fixed point. An aircraft symbol with a...
7194148 Technique for providing simulated vision  
A visual simulation technique is provided to facilitate visual activities, such as reading and movement of a subject through surroundings, for sight-impaired persons. The technique obtains digital...
7190392 Telepresence system and active/passive mode display for use therein  
A telepresence server is for connection to a telecommunications network for providing access to a reality engine for a plurality of passive users. The reality engine can be controlled by an active...
6931368 Flight control display for use in an aircraft cockpit and in aircraft simulation systems  
A flight control display shows a representation of terrain, the horizon, an aircraft with a fuselage and aircraft wings, and a gamma ladder. The observer has a viewing direction at least in a...
6910892 Method and apparatus for automatically collecting terrain source data for display during flight simulation  
A method and apparatus are provided for automatically generating a terrain model for display during a simulated flight along a predefined mission route. The apparatus includes a mission profiler...
6774870 Gimbal-mounted virtual reality display system  
A compliant structure which includes a means for sensing translation and rotation of a top plate is disclosed. The structure is composed of a base plate and three supporting legs. The legs are...
6735015 Display apparatus  
Display apparatus (50) comprising a front projection screen (60), at least one projector (54) which is for providing a display on the screen (60) and which is positioned outside an enclosed...
6628995 Method and system for variable flight data collection  
Aircraft flight data collection is enhanced by changing the data sampling rate as a function of an operational condition of the aircraft, such as its flight phase. An algorithm is used to...
6610311 Packaged cosmetic effervescent cleansing pillow  
A packaged effervescent product is provided which includes a sachet surrounded by an outer package film sealing the sachet against water vapor transmission. The sachet is a cosmetic article which...
6445363 Head-mounted display apparatus  
In a head-mounted display apparatus arranged to support a left-eye display system and a right-eye display system, a mounting-state confirming figure for confirming a mounting state of the...
6405107 Virtual instrument pilot: an improved method and system for navigation and control of fixed wing aircraft  
A self contained electronic system for manual or automatic control and navigation of fixed winged aircraft using electronic position sensing such as GPS, DGPS, WAAS, and the like, as the primary...
6389355 Methods and apparatus for graphical display and editing of flight plans  
Systems and methods are provided for an integrated graphical user interface which facilitates the display and editing of aircraft flight-plan data. A user (e.g., a pilot) located within the...
6385540 Method for detecting road position of car in multiformation road  
The present invention provides a method for identifying a position of a vehicle on a multi-layer road, by which it is possible to judge whether the vehicle is running on an upper layer or a lower...
6292745 Method and system for forming a database of geographic data for distribution to navigation system units  
A method for forming a geographic database that can be used in a navigation system in which geographic data are transmitted in portions, as needed, from the geographic database to remotely located...
6196919 Shooting game apparatus, method of performing shooting game, and computer-readable recording medium storing shooting game program  
A CPU of a control system controls a signal processor to effect various calculations to move a player's spaceship on a projection display screen, orient the player's spaceship toward a shooting...
6196845 System and method for stimulating night vision goggles  
A visual display system and method for full and realistic stimulation of night vision goggles according to the present invention includes a display system for stimulating night vision goggles...
6151060 Stereoscopic video display apparatus which fuses real space image at finite distance  
A real space video signal processing unit generates right and left eye first video signals including corresponding images at different horizontal positions by processing a real space video signal...
6081292 Grappler guidance system for a gantry crane  
In a gantry crane having a movable grappler adapted for lifting standard containers, a system is provided to aid in positioning the grappler relative to the container. The grappler is equipped...
6053737 Intelligent flight tutoring system  
A method for tutoring a trainee in a simulator comprises the steps of defining an expert system simulating an activity, and using the expert system to provide instructional feedback to the...
6053736 Interactive training system for AWACS weapons directors  
A training system for training AWACS weapons directors. The training system is programmed so that the student can select between a number of different training modes. These include interactive...
6000942 Parachute flight training simulator  
The experience of parachute flight is simulated including parachute release and malfunctions. The parachutist trainee is suspended in a harness and a control line provided for the parachutist to...
5993216 Multi-functional enclosure  
A fixed or portable multi-functional enclosure that is card-operated, climate controlled, and provides a quiet work place for use by students or businessmen. The enclosure has a generally...
5845874 System and method for creating visual images of aircraft wake vortices  
A system and method for creating visual images of aircraft wake vortices allows a user, such as an aircraft controller, to increase a number of airport transactions while maintaining a...
5823780 Apparatus and method for simulation  
A simulation method and system is provided for simulating a terrain and the objects above the terrain to a viewer. The method includes the steps of providing a first data base which includes a...
5807114 System for treating patients with anxiety disorders  
A virtual reality system provides effective exposure treatment for psychiatric patients suffering from a particular anxiety disorder. The system is characterized by a video screen disposed in...
H001728 Simulator  
A flight simulator displays control choices on an out-the-window display allows a crew member to control it directly by making selections of displayed choices through a "point and click" control...
5655909 Skydiving trainer windtunnel  
A skydiving simulator combines a vertical air chamber with a video projection system on the interior wall. A virtual reality environment is created as the skydiver, while suspended, sees actual...
5651676 Method of organizing and storing simulated scenery in a flight simulation system  
The present invention is an improved flight simulation system. The system organizes data based upon a predetermined number of object types. Each scenery file is divided to separate the data for...
5584696 Hang gliding simulation system with a stereoscopic display and method of simulating hang gliding  
The present invention is directed to a simulation system for simulating virtual reality experiences such as for the sport of hang gliding or the like. The simulation system has a stereoscopic and...
5566241 Method and apparatus for presentation of on-line directional sound  
This invention relates to sound systems and more particularly to such systems that present sound to a listener in a "full wrap-around" manner.
5533181 Image animation for visual training in a simulator  
A method and apparatus for generating imagery animation in a color video monitor as may be used for visual training. A high resolution photo image of a particular station which is to be the...
5507647 Simulation device and system  
A simulator device provides a full 360 degree axial roll to a passenger capsule. This device also provides 70 degrees of pitch to the capsule. The 70 degrees of total range of pitch motion...
5490783 Flight simulator having active electronic display controls  
A flight simulator is disclosed which includes active electronic display controls. A simulated cockpit area is provided which includes a visual display screen for depicting a simulated cockpit...
5487665 Video display system and method for generating and individually positioning high resolution inset images  
A visual display system and method according to the present invention includes an inset image generator for producing video signals representative of a plurality of inset images and an inset image...
5435725 System for simulating a flying vehicle  
The present system sets, as numeral information, the characteristic data of a space navigation vehicle and characteristic data of a circumstance situation and sets action setting condition...
5395242 Computer simulation playback method and simulation  
The invented computer simulation playback method includes the steps of recording commands entered during use of a simulation, operating the simulation with the recorded commands and allowing new...
5388990 Virtual reality flight control display with six-degree-of-freedom controller and spherical orientation overlay  
A virtual reality flight control system displays to the pilot the image of a scene surrounding a vehicle or pod having six degrees of freedom of acceleration or velocity control by the pilot and...
5380204 Night vision goggle aided flight simulation system and method  
A night vision goggle aided flight simulation system and technique allows an flight simulator operator wearing night vision goggles to view an approximate simulation of night vision goggle aided...
5351966 Image synthesizing scope and image synthesizer using the same  
A game apparatus includes a game stage formed by a three-dimensional model and a plurality of image synthesizing scopes disposed radially toward the game stage.Each of the image synthesizing...
5348477 High definition television head mounted display unit  
An optical image is generated by an image source and is transmitted to an optical assembly by a fiber optic cable or cables. The optical assembly includes a transmission lens or lenses, rear...
5338200 Method and apparatus for generating an elliptical image  
Elliptical features are described in an image generator database in terms of an origin and major and minor axes defined by reference to a world or model space coordinate system. Image data is...
5322441 Method and apparatus for providing a portable visual display  
There is disclosed a system and method for providing a portable visual display device. The device, in one embodiment, can be worn over the head by a viewer in the manner of a helmet. The viewer...
5320538 Interactive aircraft training system and method  
The system includes a computer (20), a detector (40) for detecting and tracking head orientation and head movement of an individual, a pair of tactile gloves (42, 44) which are donned by the...
5308022 Method of generating a dynamic display of an aircraft from the viewpoint of a pseudo chase aircraft  
Kinematic data is generated onboard an aircraft for describing its state of motion as it flies over a tracking range. The kinematic data is transmitted to a plurality of remote stations on the...

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