iEntertainment Plans Launch of Pilot Training Simulator Game
Posted May 5, 2006 3:45 a.m. EDT
CARY, N.C. — iEntertainment Network
plans a fall release of a flight simulator game based on the pilot training program of the U.S. Air Force.
Titled USAF Pilot Training: Road to the Thunderbirds!, the game is being created with the cooperation of the Air Force. iEntertainment has not yet picked a retailing partner for publishing of the title.
Road to the Thunderbirds! Tracks the training of a pilot through various aircraft and assignments, culminating in the awarding of a pilot's wings.
Thunderbirds is the USAF's elite demonstration team.
J.W. "Wild Bill" Stealey, chief executive officer of iEntertainment, is a former Air Force pilot.
iEntertainment's best-known product is its online air combat game called WarBirds