The Digital Literacy Lab houses two Flight Simulators for customer use. Customers must be at least 12 years old to use the Flight Simulators. All you need to get started is a brief Orientation by staff. Due to the limited seating, orientations are provided for groups of four customers at a time are scheduled 1-2 times daily Monday-Friday.
These flight simulators run X-Plane 10 and include the following:
- XForce Custom Gaming System
- Volair Sim Cockpit
- Volair Avionics Panel
- Saitek Pro Flight Yoke
- Saitek Pro Flight Pedals
- Saitek Throttle Quadrant
- Pro Flight Switch Panel
- Two Pro Flight Radio Panels
- Pro Flight Multi Panel
- Three large, 27" Monitors
How old do you have to be to use the Flight Simulators?
Customers must be at least 12 years old to use the Flight Simulators. There are no exceptions made.
How do I book an appointment to use the Flight Simulators after I've attended an Orientation?
Use of the Flight Simulators are first-come/first-served.
How can I learn how to use the Flight Simulators?
The Digital Literacy Lab is a self-directed working space. Staff will work to provide you with all the resources the library has at its disposal to assist you with your work. It is the responsibility of all our customers to learn how to use the resources and develop their own skills.