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Dassault develops 3D flight sim for Oculus Rift VR

Tuesday 17 May 2016 | 15:10 CET | News
French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation is claiming at world first by using Oculus Rift VR headsets to simulate flying a fighter drone (nEUROn), a civil aircraft (Falxon 7X) and a fighter jet (Rafale) in formation. Combining aeronautical and digital technology, Dassault and Modedemploi Softeam Digital developed the "Immersive Dassault Aviation" app for Oculus Rift as a marketing tool for air shows, but now available for download by anyone at the company's website. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Oculus
Countries: France / World
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