In January 2020 SIMAERO was selected by Chongqing Yuxiang Aviation Flight Training to relocate its Boeing 737NG FFS simulator from Urumqi to Zhengzhou. The project was successfully completed from the 6th April to the 5th of June 2020, under the exceptional circumstances of the COVID-19 crisis.

The SIMAERO team was composed of its permanent Chinese engineers running the project in China, with the remote assistance of the company engineering team in France. The simulator has been successfully certified by Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC).

On 14th June HNCA organised a celebration of the new training center’s opening and the Boeing 737NG simulator has officially starting its operations. Following this successful of the full fight simulator, SIMAERO and HNCA decided to unite forces to develop a commercial pilot training business in China. During the training center’s opening ceremony, witnessed by the leaders of CAAC, HNCA Development & Investment and Chinese airlines, an agreement whereby Simaero will become the partner of HNCA to provide simulator maintenance and relocation engineering service was signed.

SIMAERO is continuing to invest in a dedicated team based in China to address the simulator engineering market.