Pan Am Flight Academy, have successfully received qualification of its advanced Level D B747-400 full flight simulator. The former Thai Airways simulator is the second Boeing 747-400 owned and operated by the aviation academy. After multiple upgrades and thorough testing, Pan Am announced the simulator has been qualified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and is expected to be ready to deliver pilot training starting 1 October 2023.
Pan Am’s new simulator is equipped with GE CFM 80C2-B1F Engines, a new RSI XT5 visual system with Norxe projectors, updated TCAS version 7.1 and is fully Change 2 compliant.
The addition of a second B747-400 simulator comes to complement the diverse fleet of over 20 full flight simulators in Pan Am’s Miami training centers.