Which Simulator For Your Flight Training Phase?

April 22, 2019

Recently, a member interested in ultralights asked the question: “What sim should I use to learn to fly?” This question was interesting from a few different perspectives....

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EFBs for your Sim, a comparison table

April 15, 2019

If you are using your sim to complement your real life flying, aviation training, or just learning as a student pilot, you likely have discovered the importance of a tablet in the cockpit....

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Can home-built simulators really help real flight training?

April 5, 2019

Increasingly, people are using a simulator at home, to become proficient with controls and procedures and then venture in the real world and fly an aircraft. In this post, we look at some...

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Jetline Simulation Bahamas

March 29, 2019

Sometimes, out of the blue, you bump into a really great training environment. When it happens, it’s usually in an unexpected place, out of the way, lying low that is, until you get...

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The Brave New World of VTOL vehicles

March 26, 2019

Sometimes you stare at the future and you know it will happen. That’s what I heard people looking at VTOL and eVTOL at Heli-Expo in Atlanta this month saying. Vertical Take Off and...

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Is the flight instructor of the future a simulator?

March 22, 2019

Artificial Intelligence (AI) can do a lot. IBM’s Watson can analyze trillions of data elements to predict event outcomes, diagnose medical problems and have a go at looking into the...

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HELI-EXPO 2019 field report: Part II

March 13, 2019

Continuing from Part I, our field report looked at innovation, portability and cost of several rotary wings simulators. As we do for fixed wings ATDs, we have initiated collating...

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HELI-EXPO 2019 field report: Part I

March 12, 2019

HAI Heli-Expo 2019 in Atlanta closed this week. We covered the simulation side of this premier helicopter-centered show, which was quite extensive, in a series of video interviews here and...

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Rotary ATDs comparison table

March 11, 2019

As we publish for fixed wings simulators, here is an initial list of rotary ATDs. This list includes simulators approved by the FAA with designation from BATD through AATD and FTD. We also...

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New: 47 Fixed Wings ATDs compared

March 7, 2019

This Aviation Training Devices (ATD) table now compares 47 fixed wings simulators’ features and prices. These ATDs are available on the market today for use by flight schools,...

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