Precision Flight Controls Bell 206 Simulator
Precision Flight Controls (PFC) based in Rancho Cordova, California, in partnership with Ryan Aerospace of Australia to present Bell 206 simulator at Heli-Expo
Precision Flight Controls, March 03, 2017 - Rancho Cordova, CA - Precision Flight Controls, (PFC) based in Rancho Cordova, California, in partnership with Ryan Aerospace of Australia, recently introduced their helicopter simulator.
The company will showcase the product at Heli-Expo in Dallas, TX March 6-9, 2017, Booth #3.
The simulator is based on the Bell 206 and includes a complete avionics suite consisting of a fully functional G530 WAAS GPS with a second NAV/COM radio, ADF and transponder. The main instrument panel, overhead and center console features full fidelity for normal and emergency operations. The external visual system consists of five, 4K 70-inch LED monitors or other optional systems. The included Instructor Operating Station allows the instructor to effectively and efficiently load a multitude of weather combinations and equipment failures for various training scenarios. Its modular design also allows the operator the ability to change the instrument panel to a Bell 407 configuration with glass cockpit displays. The simulator is positioned on a 3-DOF D-Box motion platform which brings additional realism and a refined level of motion cueing. The combined features provide an optimized level of training for normal and abnormal procedures, ground operations and in-flight training scenarios all at a very cost effective point. The simulator is being submitted to the FAA for AATD approval and PFC will also be seeking FTD Level 7 approval this year, mid-2017.
About Precision Flight Controls: Established in 1990, Precision Flight Controls, Inc. is recognized as a global leader in providing flight training organizations with affordable, high-fidelity, flight simulation components and systems.
For the past 26 years Precision Flight Controls has been providing advanced flight training devices which simulate dozens of general aviation and commercial aircraft as well as today’s most popular technically advanced aircraft. The new line of helicopter simulators adds to their well positioned line of fixed wing training products.
Precision Flight Controls has supplied flight simulation components and systems to many aviation industry leaders such as Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, Rockwell Collins, General Dynamics, Honeywell and Boeing. PFC simulators are approved by the FAA and other regulatory agencies around the world and are utilized in hundreds of aviation and educational facilities including such prestigious organizations as the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. State Department, the FBI, the FAA, the European Space Agency and NASA.