Turkish Airlines has purchased a 7000 Series
Full Flight Simulator (FFS) representing the Boeing 777-300ER
aircraft from CAE.
The Boeing 777-300ER FFS will be delivered to
the Turkish Airlines Flight Training Centre in 2010, along with a
CAE Simfinity Integrated Procedures Trainer (IPT) for the Boeing
737NG. The contract renews a relationship between Turkish Airlines
and CAE which began in 1997.
Dr. Temel Kotil, CEO and Member of Board of
Turkish Airlines said there will be more simulator orders to bring
Turkish Airlines Flight Training Facility a global brand.
“We are very pleased that Turkish Airlines has
selected CAE's new generation flight simulation solutions,” said
Jeff Roberts, CAE’s Group President, Civil Simulation Products,
Training and Services. “CAE has been proud to serve THY's flight
training needs for more than a decade, and look forward to being a
strong partner as Turkish Airlines continues to grow its global
The Boeing 777-300ER FFS is expected to be
qualified to JAR Level D, the highest standard for full-flight
simulators, by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) of Turkey and
other National Aviation Authorities.
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