Extended Reality (XR) Lab

The mission of the Extended Reality (XR) Lab is to explore, develop, and test immersive simulation technologies for use in aviation and aerospace research learning.

Potential research topics include, pre/post flight operations, checklist memorization, three-dimensional navigation, airfield safety, cognitive process, and transfer of training.


  • HTC VIVE Pro VR system, consisting of a head mounted tracker/display, two hand controllers with haptic feedback, and two IR beacons
  • AVT Simulation, F/A-18 Hornet VR Receiver Aerial Refueling Part-Task Trainer

Lab Information

Location: College of Aviation 135

Lab Director: Dr. Daniel Friedenzohn

Contact Us: To speak to someone about this lab or any of our facilities, call us at 386-226-6100 or 800-862-2416, or email dbdeanga@erau.edu.