Re: Landing simulation

André wrote:
Jim in Houston stelde dit idée voor :
I heard several times that CDR and PLT were practicing landings on a
laptop simulator. Is the program available to the public?
AFAIK NASA does not use Windows or Linux on their on orbit computers.

Not on the shuttle's General Purpose Computers (GPCs), no.

However, they do carry IBM ThinkPad A31p laptops that run either Windows 2000 or Solaris. The simulator in question (PILOT) runs under the former, I think.