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Four student flight simulation system

June 2, 2014

Tenders are invited for Four student flight simulation system. SPECIFICATIONS Iowa State University seeks proposals to provide four console style flight simulators for the Aerospace Engineering Department. The simulators will be the core of flight simulation facility. We are looking for reasonable quality professional simulators and software not the gaming type simulators. Systems offered will meet the following minimum specifications: ? A complete integrated training system for an instructor and four student flight simulator systems. ? Flight Console design utilizing approximately 4 24 computer screens: forward view, right view, left view and instruments. ? Monitor stands for holding computer screens ? Software configurable instrument panel ? Commercial light aircraft console with yolk, throttle, switches, etc. similar to Cessna, Piper or similar. ? Rudder pedal assembly ? Systems must give the students a real world type flying experience. ? Systems offered must allow for trainer to tie into to all four student flight simulators for group lessons ? Computer controller for each simulation station and instructor s station with solid state drive, backup drive, keyboard, mouse and adequate memory for flawless operation of all aircraft models (see software below). ? Leather/ leather like pilots seat with static base ? Flight station adjustable table ? Instructor networking kit/set up with USB or similar hub and all cables and connectors to tie in the four student stations ? 30 high resolution computer screen for instructor s station ? X-Plane V9 Professional Software ? X-Plane V9 Aircraft fleet ? Installation of software into each simulator station ISU requests delivery by August 4th Please quote as an option installation and instructor training Offers will be evaluated on the ability of the systems offered to meet the requirements stated above as well as the responses returned by bidders to requests for specific information in the RFP/RFQ. See section 2.15. Provide complete literature including specifications for all components offered. Please provide price lists and associated discounts for accessories available. For information concerning research application and intended use please contact Robert Martin at 515-294-6597 or Specifications provided by ISU are intended to reflect the level of performance required to meet the University s research objectives and are not intended to restrict competition.

Major organization : IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY

Address : Purchasing Department, 3616 Administrative Services Building, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011-3616 Contact Person : Robert Martin

Country :United States

Email :

Tender notice number : 62842

Notice type : Tender Notice

Open date : 2014-06-10

Tender documents : T22461544.pdf

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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