Alsim has announced the sale of an ALX flight simulator to the National Flight Centre Pilot Academy, located in Leixlip, near Dublin, Ireland.
The Alsim ALX simulator offers up to 4 classes of aircraft–from single engine piston, twin engine piston, twin turbine up to medium category twin jets (generic B737/A320). The ALX is designed and approved for ATPL, CPL/MCC, JOC and their respective requirements.
Mr. Declan O’Shea, National Flight Centre’s Executive Director, said: “This Alsim simulator enables us to extend our already comprehensive training capabilities to include PBN and multi-crew cooperation training.
“The ALX flight simulator is an exciting addition to our Pilot Academy’s extensive fleet of aircraft and simulators as well as being the very latest in aviation technology. Our aim is always to ensure that we provide everything possible to support our students achieving their rewarding and ambitious training goals.”
Mr Nicolas de Lassus, Alsim’s Sales Account Manager, added: “We are proud to welcome National Flight Centre Pilot Academy among our customers in Ireland. Adding an ALX flight simulator will enable the school to provide high-quality courses to their students’ excellent training.
“The ALX supplies a complete training cycle in which ab initio students with zero hours experience will be trained to the level of airline-type rating standards. We hope this is the beginning of a successful cooperation between our two companies.”
National Flight Centre Pilot Academy is approved by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and have been training airline pilots since 1977.
The Pilot Academy offers a wide range of flight training courses including an Airline Transport Pilots Licence (ATPL) integrated/full-time course, with graduate pilots flying for airlines including Aer Lingus, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Cityjet, Easyjet, Emirates and Ryanair.
The school operates a fleet of Cessna 152s, 172s, twin engine BE76s and FNPT II flight simulators.