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Photo of FlyBy Math Simulator

Link to the simulator
Animation of 24 hours of flights in the US (15.7mb QuickTime Movie)
Introduction to the FlyBy Math Simulator (10.3mb QuickTime Movie)


Technical Requirements and Troubleshooting

PC Operating Systems:   Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows 98SE

Browsers:  Internet Explorer v.5.5 or higher or Mozilla Firefox v1.4 or higher

             Caution: The Simulator may not work with other browsers such as MSN.

Java: Version 1.4.2 or higher

             If the Simulator will not open, click here to check your Java version and download a
        free upgrade.

MAC Operating Systems:  OS-X v10.2 or higher
Browser:  Safari ONLY Java: If the Simulator will not open, be sure that Java is enabled in your browser
          – From the Safari dropdown menu, click “Preferences…”.
          – In the new window, click the “Security” icon.
          – Make sure there is a check in the box “Enable Java”.


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Curator: Linda Conrad
NASA Official: Liza Coe
Last Updated: April 2010
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