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So what am I supposed to say; A time ago, in a different space, and time, I started designing  a new canard aircraft, The Phoenix2000. In New Orleans before I move to Dallas, Tx so it has to be over 20 years ago. My original web site for it has a date of 1998 but that's about 10 years after the fact. I had built a dual channel, redundant FADEC, Full Authority Digital Engine Control, connected to FORD Taurus 3.0 engine. This means no mixture controls, you don't have to worry about things lik ...
Ouch... Where do I start.. Questions: How many power plants? ie Engines, APU, RAT, etc. Is you system going to be AC or DC based? What will be the prime voltage? 12, 24, or 48 volts Is there a ground power port? (makes life easy) etc... Well here is a overview of my airplane. You will notice that it is a twin. There are two alternators, and starters. You see  my alternators have had the diodes ripped out of them so the unit produces AC at 400Hz which is accomplished by applying a 40 ...
Ok I am going review some of the RSS as it is changing but in a good way.. Figure 1. RSS Block Diagram The RSS_IOP has a lot of jobs (review): Physical radios themselves. The radio's interface system  (arduino cards). Driving some intruments (flags, lights, etc) The interface to NavGroup intranet ( and decoding messages). Morse Code generator. FAA radio data base. (mySQL) Radio simulator. Line of sight calculations (between radios and aircraft) Crew audio station(s). Mov ...
Ok Now Lets all take a deep breath in an I will begin... Ok I have been dissatisfied my the state of flight simulation. It really bugged me that most planes have on than one seat, ie.. pilot, copilot, reo, nave, weapons, etc. Then I remembered a game called Star Trek that we played on the TCNJ, a computer network in NJ. each team had a captain, weapons, helm, engineering, science, transporters, and a few others that my old brain can't recall. BTW all this was played on a PCxt and the big 360 ...