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Closing One More Technology Gap

Closing One More Technology Gap
Group Editor Marty Kauchak reports on efforts to advance the fidelity of air traffic control capabilities in flight training devices and systems. Community training organizations use increasingly sophisticated, state-of-the-art, multi-million-dollar...  Read more

A Pro From The Start

A Pro From The Start
Research work has been conducted by Boeing to help assess professional competencies in ab initio training. Julie Boatman Filucci finds out more about the results. “You have to ask the right questions, because we need the right data,” says Dr. Douglas...  Read more

The Hidden Profit Driver

The Hidden Profit Driver
How can maintenance training be used as a strategy for profitability? Dr. William Cox examines how airlines can make this work. In 2017 airlines generated total revenues of $754 billion and a net margin of a mere 4.6%. 2018 revenues are expected to reach...  Read more

The Rise of EBT

The Rise of EBT
It was with the development of multi-crew pilot licensing (MPL) that the change from hour-based training in ATPL to competence-based training in MPL came into effect. Mario Pierobon finds out more. Under MPL, learning objectives are defined in...  Read more

XR Technologies to Advance Maintenance Training

XR Technologies to Advance Maintenance Training
While extended reality (XR) technologies – the new catch-all designation for VR, AR, MR and other such emerging “realities” – are seeing widespread commercial applications to entertainment, education and manufacturing, the aviation industry has...  Read more

Taking Off with Airbus

Taking Off with Airbus
The awareness of the potentially chronic shortage of commercial pilots has now extended to the general public as the mass media highlights the issue. Chris Long speaks to Airbus about their latest initiative. Within the industry, the wakeup call has...  Read more