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SIMULATION, French law. This word is derived from the Latin simul, together. It indicates, agreeably to its etymology, the concert or agreement of two or more persons to give to one thing the appearance of another, for the purpose of fraud. Merl. Repert. h.t.
     2. With us such act might be punished by indictment for a conspiracy; by avoiding the pretended contract; or by action to recover back the money or property which may have been thus fraudulently obtained.

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So this is the element that is not minor about learning from the airline industry: When you use their approach--for a simulator to be the real training--and provide the 'check-in-the-block,' it changes everything.
Pricing on a base RT-LAB Electric Drive Simulator begins at around $35,000, but final price will depend on many factors, such as number of distributed processors, I/O hardware requirements, specialized development tools and libraries.
In 1997, MetaVR was given the task of replacing the simulators at the Army's Aviation Test Bed in Fort Rucker, Alabama, where pilots learn how to fly helicopters.
From these two diversions Beale's company was born: a merger 2-1/2 years ago of a specialist in virtual-reality simulators for the Defense Department and an entertainment company whose principals helped make shows such as ``Dr.
Bobsled Federation has enough faith in the new technology to install a simulator in its training facility in Lake Placid, N.
deals with the development, production and implementation of trainers, simulators and complete training systems, designated primarily for air forces and civilian aviation.
At issue is the safety of DOD's electromagnetic-pulse (EMP) simulators -- facilities used to test the vulnerability of strategic military systems to EMPs.
The new TurboXim fast-functional simulator simulates the instruction set of Xtensa or Diamond Standard processors.
This reconfigurable helicopter simulator program will provide high-fidelity cockpits for the AH-64A Apache, AH-64D Longbow Apache, OH-58D Kiowa Warrior, UH-60A/L Blackhawk and CH-47D Chinook.
and OrCAD today announced a joint agreement that enables OrCAD to OEM Model Technology's VHDL simulator for Microsoft Windows.
In addition, the Company also delivered new simulator models to Statoil's Mongstad refinery, the largest refinery complex in Norway, that will simulate the facility's delayed coking process and complement other GSE simulation models currently being utilized at the site.

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