Frasca Phenom 100 FTD Qualified for Finnish Aviation AcademyThe Finnish Aviation Academy, Pori has received FTD 2 FNPT II MCC dual qualification for their Embraer Phenom 100 device manufactured by Frasca International, Inc. The first of two devices to be installed, both featuring TruVision(tm) Global 220o visual systems. A Frasca built avionics trainer for the Phenom 100 featuring Embraer's Prodigy Flight Deck is also in use at the facility.
"The Finnish Aviation Academy has successfully started the operation with its latest Frasca device, an Embraer Phenom 100 FTD, which received the JAR-FSTD(A) FTD 2 FNPT II MCC dual certification from Finnish Transport Safety Agency on January 28th, 2011. Frasca has shown their capabilities by building the latest technology training device representing and simulating excellently the latest technology aircraft and cockpit," stated Juha Siivonen, Managing Director, Finnish Aviation Academy.
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"The Finnish Aviation Academy has been a customer of ours for over 20 years. Frasca has benefited from the exacting demands of the Finnish Aviation Academy. These demands have pushed us into increasingly complicated levels of simulation as well as improving our product reliability and ease of use. Frasca is proud to provide the Finnish Aviation Academy's Phenom 100 FTD's," stated John Frasca, Vice President, Frasca International.
The Finnish Aviation Academy currently uses several additional Frasca simulators including an EC-135 FTD 3 FNPT II helicopter device, two Bonanza FTDs, a Mentor(tm) and a KingAir B300 FTD 2 FNTP II MCC.
Source : Frasca International