Updated: 40+ ATDs compared

December 14, 2018

This Aviation Training Devices (ATD) table compares 40+ simulators’ features and prices. These ATDs are available on the market today for use by flight schools, aviation colleges,...

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G1000 Simulator: Vendors’ list and updated comparison table

December 12, 2018

The Garmin G1000 is a marvel of technology. Released 15 years ago and approved for use in many light aircraft, the system is an all-in-one with most functionality needed to conduct a safe...

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Little Navmap: little but capable free Map + Planner

December 6, 2018

Looking for free Navigation and Mapping software with Navigraph included? Look no further. Little Navmap by Alexander Barthel, now in mature version 2.02, is a free open source flight...

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I/ITSEC 2018: Education and STEM

December 4, 2018

I/ITSEC 2018 was themed: “Launching Innovation in Learning: Ready Set Disrupt.” Organized by NTSA, the STEM Pavillion (STEM is the acronym for science, technology, engineering...

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I/ITSEC 2018 Takeaways

December 3, 2018

New at I/ITSEC we didn’t know what to expect. We do not normally cover the military flight simulation environment. That is, until now. The theme and the exhibitors at the event were...

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The Knobster, twists and turns.

November 20, 2018

If you remember your IFR training, the five key steps to a successful instrument approach, upon crossing the final approach fix or entering a hold are: TURN, TIME, TWIST, THROTTLE, TALK. In...

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EATS2018: Aviation Training’s Premier Meet

November 16, 2018

Madrid, 6-7 November 2018. Airlines’ heads of training meet here, major aircraft and simulator manufacturers announce their latest products and services, training and tech companies...

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C172 from TRC’s Dutch flight simulation company

November 15, 2018

We have been interested in TRC‘s products since, branded as SimKits, the company produced advanced instrument and avionics for the prosumer market. Since a few years TRC Simulators...

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SERA Synthetic ATC Simulator by ASTi

November 15, 2018

At EATS 2018 in Madrid We caught up with the team showing SERA, a high-end, synthetic ATC add-on for full flight simulators and flight training centers. SERA’s features an immersive,...

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Firefighter Aerial Training: Conair buys AT-802 FTD Level 2 by Entrol

November 15, 2018

Conair has purchased from Entrol an AT-802 FTD Level 2 simulator. It will be installed in Conair’s new Aerial Wildfire Training Center (AWTC) in Canada. The Training Center will house a...

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