FlightSafety International has requested a 90-day extension of a mandate to modify full-flight simulators for extended envelope flight training, citing the recent US government shutdown for delaying FAA approval. In a Feb. 1 regulatory filing, the manufacturer seeks an exemption to the FAA’s Part 60 Flight Simulation Training Device (FSTD) Directive 2 compliance date of March 12. The directive requires that previously qualified full-flight simulators be modified to support full stall ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"FlightSafety asks for 90-day extension to modify simulators" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.