The initial, recurrent, and other specialized courses will be provided by FlightSafety's dedicated team of highly experienced instructors using advanced technology training systems that include a FlightSafety FS1000 simulator.
For the first time since two air crashes involving Boeing planes killed over 346 people within six months, the US aerospace company has acknowledged that it had to correct defects in its 737 MAX flight simulator, which are used to train pilots."Boeing has made corrections to the 737 MAX simulator software and has provided additional information to device operators to ensure that the simulator experience is representative across different flight conditions," Boeing said in a statement on Saturday cited by Al Jazeera.However, Boeing did not indicate when it first became aware of the problem, and whether it informed the regulators of the same.US airlines train their pilots flying the MAX on a simulator built for the 737 Next Generation (NG), the version preceding the 737 MAX in the 737 aircraft family.Oliver McGee, a former US deputy assistant secretary for transportation, said it's vital for pilots to have access to accurate training systems."These simulators are very important to the ..
In an attempt to step up its efforts to become a major technology provider in the global aviation industry, Technopark-headquartered IBS Software has entered into a multi-million-dollar agreement with Massachusetts-based Kronos Incorporated to acquire AD OPT.
A non-profit called Fly For The Culture is offering free flights to minority youth to help promote diversity in the aviation industry. The latest figures show only about 7 percent of pilots and flight engineers are people of color. Michelle Miller spoke with Jerome Stanislaus about what inspires him to mentor the younger generation.
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The Naval Air Systems Command awarded on May 17 a $1.3 billion Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) Lots 2 and 3 contract for 12 aircraft to Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, Stratford, Conn. for the U.S. Marine Corps CH-53K King Stallion.
The US Air Force (USAF) Nuclear Weapons Center has awarded Boeing a USD250 million contract to integrate the Long Range Stand-Off (LRSO) cruise missile weapon system with the B-52H large-payload multirole strategic bomber aircraft. Under the provisions of the contract, Boeing will undertake