When we think of flight sims, images of cockpits and joysticks come to mind. This flight simulator however, is anything but the aforementioned scenario.
Much like a hang glider you strap into a harness, which is attached an automotive engine crane and provides the sensation of floating A giant fan, presumably from a fan boat, blows wind into your face creating not only another level of realism but a tiny bit of lift allowing you to maneuver. Completing the experience is a Nintendo Wiimote, which tracks your orientation while a pair of goggles displays a realtime feed of Google’s Earth Flight Simulator.
Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."