Merlin Flight Simulation and Diamond Visionics collaborate on MP-521 Simulator Upgrade

Diamond Visionics’ announces Merlin Fight Simulation Group has purchased GenesisIG for the Swansea University’s School of Engineering as a new upgrade for their MP521 engineering flight simulator. Merlin Flight Simulation Group have teamed with Antycip Simulation, a reseller of Diamond Visionics products across Europe, to provide worldwide geo-typical terrain, with runways and impressive approach lighting on all airfields on the worldwide terrain. Creating hi-fidelity 60hz terrain images directly from GIS source data, on the fly – which means that accurate, detailed terrain databases for anywhere on the planet can be produced almost instantly.

“Merlin is delighted to have purchased Diamond Visionics’ GenesisIG for a major visual upgrade to the MP521 simulator at Swansea University”, said Chris Neal, Managing Director at Merlin. “Swansea’s College of Engineering is highly regarded for its undergraduate and research capabilities, and an excellent UK university launch customer.”

“Merlin Flight Simulation Group is the only company in the world that specializes in producing simulation systems for academic air vehicle design and performance evaluation, with customers in the UK, the USA, and Europe. Merlin sees the Diamond Visionics’ Genesis based system as the perfect visual for their latest innovation, the MP525 two seater, electric motion based System.”

Diamond Visionics is thrilled to work with Merlin Flight Simulation Group and Swansea University this year.” said David Gdovin, President and Founding Partner of Diamond Visionics. “We understand the true benefits of having the bright minds in University working on the worlds most advanced IG will benefit the industry as a whole going forward.”

Diamond Visionics, LLC is a privately held, small business based in Vestal, NY that produces cutting edge 3D visualization, image generation, and interactive source editing tools for the operational and simulation markets (GenesisRTX : GenesisIG, GenesisRDR, GenesisSN, and GenesisSDK).