Training en Diverging Paths <div class="field-deck"> Growth continues in the flight training and simulator business. But some training schools are struggling to attract student pilots. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Record orders for new commercial aircraft and a compelling need for airline pilots worldwide is driving growth of the commercial flight training and simulation sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Training ATW Plus Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Flight Safety International Pan American International Flight Academy. CAE UND Aerospace Wed, 01 Apr 2015 17:47:00 +0000 161011 at <p>Pan American International Flight Academy was bought by ANA Holdings, Inc., parent of ANA Airlines.</p> Pan American International Flight Academy FlightSafety International recognized by FAA <div class="node-body article-body">FlightSafety International has become the first FAR Part 142 training provider to be recognized by FAA for meeting its Safety Management System (SMS) requirements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Training ATW Plus FAA FAR Part 142 FlightSafety International ICAO Safety Management System Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:13:00 +0000 158301 at Taiwan operators under further scrutiny following TransAsia crash <div class="node-body article-body">Authorities investigating the fatal crash of a TransAsia ATR 72-600 in Taiwan earlier in February have reported several local airlines have contravened local labor operating regulations for both ground and aircrew.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Labor Daily News Safety Training ATR 72-600 ATW Plus China Airlines crash Dapeng Airlines Emerald Pacific Airlines engine flameout Great Wing Airline Roc Aviation Sunrise Airlines Taiwan Labor Ministry Tigerair Taiwan TransAsia V Air Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:13:00 +0000 156761 at A Singular Argument <div class="field-deck"> The debate heats up on the feasibility of single-pilot, or even no-pilot operations in commercial airlines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether they are being spotted on the approach to a busy airport, dropping on to the White House lawn or crashing while carrying drugs in Tijuana, the issues raised by unmanned aircraft arguably are the most controversial in aviation for decades.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Labor Manufacturers Safety Training ATW Plus NASA pilot shortage single-pilot flight deck UAS unmanned flight deck Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:11:00 +0000 156381 at L-3 Link & Simulation Russian authorities cancel more AOCs <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, has canceled air operator’s certificates (AOCs) for regional Air Samara and Moscow-based cargo carrier KAPO Avia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Training air operator’s certificate Air Samara AOC ATW Plus Beechcraft King Air 350i Bylina Airline flight training KAPO Avia Moskovia Airline Rosaviatsia Samara Kurumoch International Airport Sokol Airport Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:46:00 +0000 156301 at 10 TransAsia pilots grounded after failing proficiency tests <div class="node-body article-body">Ten TransAsia pilots have been grounded after failing basic oral tests on the correct handling procedure for an engine flameout after Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) and the carrier suspended flights to send all active ATR pilots for retraining following the fatal crash of an ATR 72-600 earlier this month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Training ATR 72-600 ATW Plus CAA engine flameout FDR flight data recorder flight GE235 Peter Chen pilot retraining PW127M engine Taiwan’s Aviation Safety Council Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration Thomas Wang TransAsia Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:57:00 +0000 155701 at TransAsia cancels flights for pilot retraining <div class="node-body article-body">TransAsia Airways has canceled 90 scheduled flights and is sending all its active ATR pilots for retraining under the scrutiny of Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA), following the fatal crash of an ATR 72-600 last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Safety Training ATR 72 ATW Plus Civil Aeronautics Administration GE235 Magong Airport pilot training PW127M Taiwan’s Aviation Safety Council Thomas Wang TransAsia Uni Air Mon, 09 Feb 2015 14:02:00 +0000 155151 at <p>TransAsia aircraft wreckage being lifted onto a truck in New Taipei City on Feb. 5.</p> SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images Aviation Technology Achievement - L-3 Link Simulation & Training <div class="node-body article-body">L-3 Link Simulation & Training made a breakthrough when the company secured British Airways as the first customer for its RealitySeven flexible full-flight simulator.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ATW Awards Training ATW Plus full-flight simulator L-3 Link Simulation & Training simulators Training and Simulation Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:50:00 +0000 153501 at L-3 Link Simulation & Training Sichuan Airlines’ training center to gain fifth L-3 Link simulator <div class="node-body article-body">Sichuan Airlines has awarded L-3 Link Simulation & Training a contract for an additional Airbus A320 full-flight simulator (FFS), the fifth such system to be installed at the Sichuan Airlines Group training center in Chengdu, China.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Training A320 A320ceo A321ceo Airbus ATW Plus eM2K FSS full-flight simulator L-3 Link L-3 Link Simulation & Training RealitySeven Sichuan Airlines Sichuan Airlines Group Company Ltd. Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:04:00 +0000 148571 at <p>Sichuan Airlines A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Aircraft News-Oct. 30, 2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft News-Oct. 30, 2014</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Training Airbus Training Center ATW Plus BOC Aviation Emirates Airline KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:27:00 +0000 144081 at