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Become a living room fighter pilot with life-sized cardboard cockpit

Ever wanted your own jet fighter? Perhaps a life-sized cardboard cockpit with enough space for your gaming chair and rig is the next best thing.

By September 1, 2014

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FAA bans pilots' personal use of electronic devices in cockpit

New rule prohibits non-essential use of laptops, cell phones, and other electronic devices to prevent crew member distraction during flights.

By February 11, 2014

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Microsoft's Surface 2 cleared for takeoff in cockpit

The tablet has been approved by the FAA for pilots use in all phases of air travel, lightening their flight bag and offering airlines an iPad alternative.

By February 11, 2014

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Audi gives early look at 2015 TT cockpit

Audi used CES 2014 as the venue to show off what it calls the Virtual Cockpit for the as-yet unrevealed 2015 TT model.

By January 7, 2014

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Audi Virtual Cockpit for TT revealed at CES 2014 (pictures)

Audi used CES 2014 as a forum to show off the Virtual Cockpit technology it developed for the upcoming TT model update.

11 Images By January 7, 2014

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Dad's perfect gift for son: A 737 cockpit simulator in his bedroom

Laurent Aigon knew exactly what his kid wanted. So, despite not being a pilot himself -- nor an engineer -- he orders the parts online and begins to build.

By July 28, 2013

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Tiny robot learns to fly a real plane

A doll-sized humanoid robot has learned how to use a cockpit simulator to fly a light aircraft designed for humans.

By September 22, 2014

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Hyundai Genesis concept features eye-tracking, gesture-controlled cockpit (pictures)

Dubbed the HCD-14 Genesis concept, this highly stylized sedan previews the future of Hyundai's large premium sedan.

13 Images By January 14, 2013

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Continental offers cheaper head-up displays for cars

With the company's simpler "combiner" HUD, more cars could overlay information like driving directions atop drivers' view of the road. But distractions must be kept to a minimum.

By July 23, 2014

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In Wichita, the 787 Dreamliner gets its head start

Every month, Spirit Aerosystems turns out ten Dreamliner forward sections, complete with electronics and other systems. CNET Road Trip 2014 checked out the production line.

By July 22, 2014