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AAETS 2019 – Success in Seoul

AAETS 2019 – Success in Seoul
The subject matter of the recent Asian Aviation Education and Training Symposium 2019 (AAETS) in Seoul, Republic of Korea, was tightly focused on the Multi-crew Pilot Licence (MPL) and maintenance and engineering topics. AAETS Chair Chris Long and M/E...  Read more

Embracing Embraer – 50 Years On

Embracing Embraer – 50 Years On
2019 marks the 50th year since the Brazil-based aircraft manufacturer Embraer was created. Chris Long visited the OEM to learn their go-forward strategy for commercial and business aircraft. Across a half-century, Brazilian aerospace conglomerate Embraer...  Read more

Sim Trends for the Next Decade

Sim Trends for the Next Decade
The exponential demand for pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals is spawning more schools, more training device developers, and more scientific techniques. Rick Adams highlights some trends gaining traction. The numbers just keep getting...  Read more

Lower-Cost Training Devices Pushing Higher Fidelity

Lower-Cost Training Devices Pushing Higher Fidelity
“Low end” training devices continue to add capability such as tactile cockpit controls, visual systems, motion and even virtual reality. Chuck Weirauch highlights some of the newer entrants to the market. In just the past two years, technological...  Read more

Feeling My Wings – First Time in a FFS

Feeling My Wings – First Time in a FFS
Halldale Group Industry Reporter Amanda Towner tries out her nascent flying skills in TRU Simulation + Training’s (TRU) XLS+ Full-Flight Simulator (FFS) at the company’s training center in Lutz, Florida. We are approaching the Ronald Reagan...  Read more

It Takes a Community

It Takes a Community
Looking to start a flight school? Be prepared for plenty of moving parts and partners. CAT Editor Rick Adams spoke with startup Skyborne Airline Academy. It’s natural for someone with a passion for flying, observing the forecasted need for hundreds of...  Read more