Flight Simulator Programs

Flight Design CT on runway side view
Flight Design CT (click to enlarge)

Choosing a flight simulator program is your first step in virtual aviation. This decision should be based on four primary factors:

We will look at and evaluate the two affordable industry standard flight simulator programs:

We will also look at the Google Earth Flight simulator with it’s detailed terrain and landmark realism

We will start by looking at two light-sport airplanes I fly:

  • Flight Designs CT
  • Zodiac 601/650

Here is a flight review taken in a Zodiac with X-Plane flight simulator views which shows the similarities: youtu.be/a-1z3n1NHmg