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2014-01-21 23:04:02

Aviation Performance Solutions (APS) Announces Integration of the Mid-Continent Standby Attitude Module (SAM®) into its North American Fleet of Stall and Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) Airplanes - Effective Pilot UPRT Mitigates the Loss of Control In-Flight (LOC-I) Threat to the Traveling Public, the Leading Cause of Crash-Related Fatalities in Commercial Aviation Worldwide over the Past 10 Years. Mesa, Arizona (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Aviation Performance Solutions...

Solar Impulse Goes Virtual: Piccard Attempts 72-Hour Simulated Flight
2013-12-17 08:15:14

[ Watch the video: Will He Make It? ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Solar Impulse team of Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are busy planning for their upcoming 2015 World Tour, and to better prepare for the mission, simulation testing is an important step in the overall process. Piccard, who hails from a long family line of explorers and adventurers, plans to step into the HB-SIB simulation cockpit, a near-exact replica of the HB-SIA aircraft that...

2013-12-16 16:20:35

New training center to be located at the Skolkovo Innovation Center MOSCOW, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] has announced it will expand its flight and maintenance training capabilities in Russia with a new, state-of-the-art training campus. The new full-service training facility-- set to open in 2015--will be located in the Skolkovo Innovation Center in Moscow. Boeing will work in cooperation with Industrial Investors Group and their subsidiary Transas on the...

NASA Pilots Train In P-3 Aircraft Simulator For Antarctic Flying
2013-12-12 11:12:10

NASA Pilots and flight engineers with NASA's Operation IceBridge traveled to Jacksonville, Fla., to prepare for the mission's recently concluded Antarctic campaign. There the flight crews spent time training in a P-3 aircraft simulator at the U.S. Navy base Naval Air Station Jacksonville. Each year, NASA pilots are required to train in a simulator and demonstrate proficiency in an actual aircraft, a process known as a check ride. Though this is only required once annually, many pilots...

2013-12-05 23:32:02

Christie announced that Aero Simulation Inc. (ASI) awarded Christie the contract to supply the U.S. Marine Corps with high brightness, high resolution simulation projection systems. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 Christie® today announced that Aero Simulation Inc. (ASI) awarded Christie the contract to supply the U.S. Marine Corps with projection systems consisting of 12 Christie Matrix StIM™ WQ 1-chip DLP® solid state LED projectors for AH-1W Weapons Systems Trainer...

2013-12-03 23:32:38

BPOL’s New Eurocopter EC155 and AS332 Helicopter Trainers Will Feature Separate IR Channels for Night Vision Goggle Training Cypress, Calif. (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Christie®, who introduced the world’s first DLP® simulation projection system with LED illumination, the Christie Matrix StIM™, today announced that Frasca International, manufacturer of flight training equipment for airlines, flight schools, and military organizations worldwide, has awarded Christie the...

2013-12-03 23:22:55

Aviation Performance Solutions (APS) Announces an Instructor Training Resource for Airlines to Comprehensively Comply with FAA Part 121 Subsection N and O Requirements on Stall and Upset Recovery Training for US Air Carriers – Effectively Delivered Stall and Airplane Upset Recovery Training Aid (AURTA) Instruction to Aircrews Mitigates the Loss of Control In-Flight (LOC-I) Threat to the Traveling Public, the Leading Cause of Crash-Related Fatalities in Commercial Aviation Worldwide over...

2013-12-02 12:20:53

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In a first for the U.S. Air Force, an industry team led by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has successfully conducted a high-fidelity virtual aerial refueling demonstration, networking geographically dispersed flight simulators and providing a realistic simulation of an air-to-air refueling process. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) The Air Force Air Mobility Command has pursued integrating the...

2013-11-18 23:02:39

Aeros and CAE Will Examine Long-Term Training Systems and Services for Aeroscraft Fleet Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Aeroscraft Corporation, the innovator of a new variable-buoyancy cargo airship known as the Aeroscraft, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding with CAE, a global leader in simulation and training for civil and military aviation, to explore potential business relationships leading to the development and delivery of simulation-based training...

2013-10-23 23:19:23

Aviation Performance Solutions (APS) and International Development of Technology (IDT) announce a new upset prevention and recovery training (UPRT) application for iPad specifically designed for airline and business jet operators. This academic app comprehensively delivers industry-endorsed UPRT knowledge to help mitigate loss of control in-flight (LOC-I), the leading cause of the crash-related fatalities in commercial aviation worldwide over the past 10 years. Mesa, Arizona (PRWEB)...