Redbird Simulators has added another layer of realism to its flight simulation systems by adding something called "Parrot," a voice recognition system that gives students the experience of talking with ATC during their simulator hours.
Yes... Sometimes Mother Nature Really Is A (Expletive
Strong gusty winds are a tough gig to deal with, appear to have
some contributory factor in this accident -- though winds straight
down the runway sound a bit off the mark for the suddent
bank/behavior reported by witnesses to the accident... we look
forward to seeing what else the NTSB comes up with in this
accident... one that had fatal consequences for the freight