We are proud to announce another complete, custom-modeled airport available in our 1900D sim: Victoria (CYYJ). The full-detail airfield features real-world buildings, ramps, taxiways, markings and terrain rendered in real time in the simulator. This adds to our growing list of complete custom airfield models: Victoria (CYYJ), Vancouver (CYVR), Calgary (CYYC), New York Kennedy (KJFK), […]
New year, new update. Our facility has received several upgrades over the preceding months: the simulator bay is fully air-conditioned (as well as heated during the winter months), and we have installed a brand-new custom A/C system to cool the two simulators, with wireless adjustable temperature controls inside each simulator. Maintaining a cool, comfortable climate […]
After many months of tear-down, moving, reinstalling, troubleshooting, and well… more troubleshooting, the NASA 747 simulator for the SOFIA team is finally here, certified, and ready to go. All of us here at ATS are excited to provide housing and support for the simulator and the NASA teams who will be training in it at […]
We have recently expanded our training capacity here at the facility. We’ve added a third full-size classroom, in addition to opening up a second briefing room. Now we can (and indeed have) run quite a few concurrent training sessions – three classrooms, two briefing rooms and our flexible conference room can host students and instructors […]
Our complete custom model for Vancouver International (CYVR) is now live in the simulator, complimentary to our existing Calgary (CYYC) model. In addition, we have several more Canadian Airfields: Pitt Meadows (CYPK), Boundary Bay (CZBB), Springbank (CYBW), Victoria (CYYJ), Abbotsford (CYXX) and Nanaimo (CYCD).
The updated motion control computer was installed last month by Rexroth and is going strong. We have been committed to updating all of our simulator systems, revamping or replacing nearly every computer system involved with our simulator over the past 2 years. Reliability is key to our operation, and modern systems with serviceable parts and […]
Our simulator has now been approved for all weather conditions including icing. The simulator now features the Sandel ST3400a which provides full terrain awareness. We have implemented the Collins FCS 65 Autopilot system. It provides all features interfaced in with the EFIS 84. We have installed the Garmin 400W GPS system which will provide the […]
We are excited to announce the launch of the Air Training Support blog. Moving forward we’ll be publishing informative articles and news updates in order to better serve both our customers and the flight training industry community. If you are interested in seeing an article on a specific topic, we invite you to let us know […]