EuroPilot Center (EPC) has chosen Alsim to deliver an Alsim AL42 FSTD (flight simulation training device) to the Approved Training Organization’s (ATO) premises in Antwerp, Belgium. The device will be used in the school’s new Integrated Airline Career Program in which it will fill the gap between the single-engine instrument training and the multi-engine conversion on the Diamond DA42s operated by EPC. The ATO also intends to use the device for IR skill tests and proficiency checks as well as G1000 NXi avionics and systems training.
The Alsim AL42 is an exact replica of the Diamond DA42, built using genuine aircraft parts and equipped with the latest real-world Garmin G1000 avionics suite. It comes with Alsim’s High Definition Visual System (HDVS), electronic force feedback on three axes, GFC 700 or KAP140 autopilot capabilities, active circuit breakers, de-ice system panel, and a semi-enclosed instructor station. The device is designed and approved for CPL IR/ME and PPL training in compliance with all current regulatory standards.