TITLE

Lights out for Misawa pilots

AUTHOR(S)
Bressendorff, James
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Airman;Aug2002, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a cheap modification for F-16 fighter simulators that improves night vision goggle flight training for U.S. pilots in Misawa Air Base, Japan. Allowing of pilots to use the goggles in the simulator to train for real-world scenarios.
ACCESSION #
7253821

 

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