What does TFX stand for?

What does TFX mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: TFX.

We've found a total of 5 definitions for TFX:

Sort by:PopularityAlphabeticallyCategory Filter by:

Toxic Effects

Academic & Science » Electronics


Next Generation Tactical Fighter aircraft

Governmental » Military


Teleflex, Inc.

Business » NYSE Symbols


True ForEx

Business » Stock Exchange


The Force Xtreme

Miscellaneous » Unclassified


What does TFX mean?

TFX was one of the precursor combat flight simulators that helped to define the standards of modern combat flight simulators, together with Tornado, F14 Fleet Defender and the Falcon series. TFX was programmed by the British company Digital Image Design and published by Ocean Software in 1993. At the time, TFX graphics and realism with all options on were far superior to any other home computer simulator of the time and most made even years ago, so much that it brought the attention of British and Australian military, and eventually DID become involved in military projects such as the TIALD laser designator trainer. Even though its graphics and realism were acclaimed, the player was alone in most missions, maybe because most of the players had only 386 computers at the time, and having 3 or more planes at full realism/quality being simulated in an 386 or Amiga would make the game run very slow, at around 2 frames per second. For demonstration purposes in ECTS September 1993, a 486 DX4 100 MHz was used. Ideally it is desired to run this combat flight simulation on a 80486 based PC @ 66 MHz or higher with an SVGA PCI graphics card to obtain good video graphic frame rates. The simulation runs rather nicely in DOS mode on an Intel Pentium microprocessor based PC.

see more on Definitions.net »

Know another definition for TFX? Know what TFX means? Don't keep it to yourself!

Still can't find the acronym definition you were looking for? Use our Power Search technology to look for more unique definitions from across the web!


"TFX." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 22 Dec. 2014. <http://www.abbreviations.com/TFX>.

The Web's Largest Resource for

Acronyms & Abbreviations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network