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FlightSafety S-76D Helicopter Simulator Now Level D

 - November 18, 2015, 8:05 PM

FlightSafety International (Booth C8524), headquartered at New York’s La Guardia Airport, said its Sikorsky S-76D helicopter simulator at the company’s West Palm Beach, Fla., training facility has been qualified to level D by the FAA and EASA, making it the first such simulator to receive this qualification.

“The FAA and EASA level D qualification illustrates FlightSafety’s ability and commitment to provide customers with industry-leading advanced technology training equipment,” said David Davenport, FSI executive vice president.

The simulator features a Thales avionics suite with version 400 software and provides Waas/LPV approach capability, FAA single-pilot IFR and an onboard health usage monitoring system (HUMS). It is equipped with FSI’s Vital 1100 visual system, CrewView collimated glass mirror display and electric control loading and cueing.