Alsim announced that it has sold a AL42 Flight Simulator to Charter Group Aero, in Malaysia. It will be used to provide advanced Multi-Engine and Instrument flight training in Diamond DA 42 aircraft. The training on this Alsim AL42 simulator is primarily intended for Private and newly qualified Commercial pilots in Malaysia, Singapore Thailand, Indonesia, and the Philippines who wish to undertake Multi Engine and Instrument rating training. Pilots from other worldwide locations can also avail themselves for multi-engine and DA42 specific type training, using this simulator, as it is internationally qualified as a Level 5 Flight Training Device.
A further segment of pilots that are targeted for use of this Training Device are DA42/62 owner pilots in the region, who wish to undertake Initial or Recurrent training. All training is conducted by highly qualified professional Instructors with Airline flying experience, using specially formulated training syllabus with emphasis on real World IFR flying.
The FTD features Garmin 1000 NXi suite of Avionics with Alsim’s highly-developed VFR-VS High-definition visual system and models for major airports in Malaysia and Australia while other airports from a Worldwide Data Base of airports will be available for familiarisation and training.
Owners of Mirus, an independent aircraft seats manufacturer based in Norfolk, UK, Calvin Lau and his brother, William, are active and experienced licensed private pilots for helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft. Calvin and William are passionate private pilots who engage in daily flights on their private Airbus AS350 and Robinson R66 Helicopters. Calvin also flies Cessna 172s and is working toward multi and instrument rating qualifications. Calvin Lau said: “We choose ALSIM SAS to provide this simulator after comparing many other similar devices for the purpose. We are excited and proud to take delivery of this high-quality simulator which will be the first one in Kuala Lumpur to provide such advanced training.”