This 3-D simulator is the first of its kind in the mid-Atlantic Photo: MITAGS

VIDEO: Cutting-Edge Simulator Allows Captains to Train for Offshore Wind Navigation

Offshore wind energy is a fast-growing industry off the coast of Maryland and Virginia, and as the massive wind turbines pop up along the horizon, one issue is going to be ship navigation.

Offshore wind developer Orsted has come up with a solution for that: A cutting-edge, 3-D simulator located near BWI Thurgood Marshall airport. Cheryl Costello shows us how it works. Watch below: