Training https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7401/more en Cathay Pacific to buy Boeing 777-9 simulator https://atwonline.com/training/cathay-pacific-buy-boeing-777-9-simulator <div class="node-body article-body">Textron subsidiary TRU Simulation + Training will provide a Boeing 777-9 full flight simulator (FFS) and two other flight training devices to Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific Airways, TRU announced Sept. 4.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/cathay-pacific-buy-boeing-777-9-simulator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/cathay-pacific-buy-boeing-777-9-simulator#comments Daily News Training Thu, 05 Sep 2019 17:30:00 +0000 315725 at https://atwonline.com <p>Cathay Pacific 777-300ER</p> Cathay Pacific Airways FAA to recruit more varied group of pilots for MAX evaluation https://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-recruit-more-varied-group-pilots-max-evaluation <div class="node-body article-body">FAA’s plan for how pilots will evaluate changes to the Boeing 737 MAX and new training materials signals a shift from a focus primarily on the carriers it regulates to one that accounts for variations in pilot experience around the world.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-recruit-more-varied-group-pilots-max-evaluation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-recruit-more-varied-group-pilots-max-evaluation#comments Airframes Regulation Daily News Training ATW Plus Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:45:00 +0000 315628 at https://atwonline.com <p>Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8</p> Southwest Airlines FAA seeks third parties to administer online recreational drone tests https://atwonline.com/training/faa-seeks-third-parties-administer-online-recreational-drone-tests <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA is seeking information from third parties interested in administering a new aeronautical knowledge test that recreational drone operators will be required to pass.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/faa-seeks-third-parties-administer-online-recreational-drone-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/faa-seeks-third-parties-administer-online-recreational-drone-tests#comments Daily News Training ATW Plus Fri, 16 Aug 2019 16:00:00 +0000 315549 at https://atwonline.com Southwest training program offers first officer positions https://atwonline.com/training/southwest-training-program-offers-first-officer-positions <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Airlines has established a multipath career program to train ab initio, collegiate, military and employee candidates to become first officers with the airline.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/southwest-training-program-offers-first-officer-positions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/southwest-training-program-offers-first-officer-positions#comments Daily News Training ATW Plus Thu, 01 Aug 2019 20:02:00 +0000 315427 at https://atwonline.com <p>Southwest Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson New Vietnamese aviation training centers to address growing demand https://atwonline.com/training/new-vietnamese-aviation-training-centers-address-growing-demand <div class="node-body article-body">In a bid to meet a growing demand for staff in one of Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing aviation markets, FLC Group’s Bamboo Airways broke ground in July on a new training center in Quy Nhon in central Vietnam.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/new-vietnamese-aviation-training-centers-address-growing-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/new-vietnamese-aviation-training-centers-address-growing-demand#comments Daily News Training ATW Plus Tue, 30 Jul 2019 18:56:00 +0000 315404 at https://atwonline.com North American pilots, unions brief lawmakers on safety priorities https://atwonline.com/safety/north-american-pilots-unions-brief-lawmakers-safety-priorities <div class="node-body article-body">The heads of unions representing North American pilots and aviation workers gave US lawmakers a rundown of their top safety-related legislative priorities at a hearing of the US House Aviation Subcommittee on July 18.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/north-american-pilots-unions-brief-lawmakers-safety-priorities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/north-american-pilots-unions-brief-lawmakers-safety-priorities#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Safety Training ATW Plus Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:51:00 +0000 315311 at https://atwonline.com Simulator companies waiting for MAX training rules guidance https://atwonline.com/training/simulator-companies-waiting-max-training-rules-guidance <div class="node-body article-body">FAA and Boeing are still developing new minimum training standards for the grounded Boeing 737 MAX, but simulator maker TRU Simulation is not anticipating mandatory simulator sessions before pilots are cleared to return to line flying, Textron president and CEO Scott Donnelly said.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/simulator-companies-waiting-max-training-rules-guidance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/simulator-companies-waiting-max-training-rules-guidance#comments Daily News Training ATW Plus Thu, 18 Jul 2019 19:04:00 +0000 315283 at https://atwonline.com TRU Simulation ICAO urged to modernize pilot training standards https://atwonline.com/training/icao-urged-modernize-pilot-training-standards <div class="node-body article-body">Some US lawmakers are urging FAA to press ICAO into changing airline pilot licensing and training procedures so they take advanced automated cockpit systems into account.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/icao-urged-modernize-pilot-training-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/icao-urged-modernize-pilot-training-standards#comments Daily News Training ATW Plus Thu, 11 Jul 2019 18:36:00 +0000 315227 at https://atwonline.com L3Harris set to grow new London training center https://atwonline.com/training/l3harris-set-grow-new-london-training-center <div class="node-body article-body">Training specialist L3Harris Commercial Aviation Solutions has officially opened a new $100 million pilot-training center close to London Gatwick Airport and detailed plans to add a further two full-flight simulators, filling the eight available bays.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/l3harris-set-grow-new-london-training-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/l3harris-set-grow-new-london-training-center#comments Daily News Training ATW Plus Wed, 10 Jul 2019 19:14:00 +0000 315211 at https://atwonline.com Victoria Moores Video: Prince Charles officially opens L3Harris' new London training center https://atwonline.com/training/video-prince-charles-officially-opens-l3harris-new-london-training-center <div class="node-body video-body">Prince Charles officially opens L3Harris' new London training center near Gatwick Airport.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/video-prince-charles-officially-opens-l3harris-new-london-training-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/video-prince-charles-officially-opens-l3harris-new-london-training-center#comments Training Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:31:00 +0000 315206 at https://atwonline.com