An exclusive interview with John Venema

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John Venema’s passion for flight simulation started in the early 1980s. Flying on Apple’s Flight Simulator II, he spent countless hours flying around in the 12 square mile area with mountains made of triangles. Reminiscing, he said: “I was enthralled, it was fantastic.”

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