News about simulators and training procedures.
The simulators, housed at comapny's Wichita East learning center, are equipped with Garmin G1000 and Garmin G600 avionics.
Dorette Kerr worked to expand training opportunities to NBAA Schedulers & Dispatcher members.
Three-hour eLearning CPDLC scenario-based course familiarizes pilots with CPDLC/ADS-C operations in normal and abnormal situations.
The FAA does not have processes in place to monitor pilots' mastery of automation and manual flying, the Transportation Department IG says.
Correction makes it easier for operators to raise the safety bar by voluntarily complying with the more rigorous training requirements of Part 121.
Recent accidents have shown that pilots who typically fly with automation can make errors when confronted with an unexpected event.
The original controller training contract, issued to Raytheon, was awarded in 2008 and updated in 2010.
The Association has represented the aviation business industry since it was formed in the run up to the U.S. entry into the Second World War.
The rule change would allow AMT schools to amend curriculums using a simpler process.
Qualification of the CS100 full-flight simulator and flight training device follows type certitication of the narrowbody airliner.