Oviedo, Fl.—May 31, 2019—Mountain Aviation recently installed an ELITE iGATE King Air B200 Advanced Aviation Training Device (AATD) to perform many evaluation and training needs at their busy Part 135 operation.
device will be playing many roles within our company,” said Greg
Fahrenbruch, Mountain Aviation’s
initial interviews of potential pilot employees, the line-oriented flight
training (LOFT) we do throughout the year, our Part 135 training department
use, to our internal standard procedures training, we see the trainer as a tool
that can take our team members to new levels of competency and confidence.”
Wayne Keyes, ELITE’s Director of Business Development, sees these devices—in the hands of owner-operators—to be an important part of their safety management programs. “Insurance carriers recognize exceptional safety programs within flight departments. An AATD like this King Air can provide on-site emergency procedures training, in addition to the instrument procedurals training for which ATDs are mostly known. And with the detailed visual system, Mountain Aviation’s pilots can practice difficult approaches in their mountainous region in a very safe way.”
Mountain Aviation is unique and provides specialized mountain approach training for the Aspen, Eagle, Telluride and Sun Valley markets. In Addition, Mountain Aviation intends to leverage the King Air B200 Trainer for international airport familiarization while conducting worldwide charter flight operations.
About Mountain Aviation
Aviation offers premier charter and owneroperated aircraft services
and is headquarte red
in B loomfield,
CO. The organization offers 24-hour scheduling services, flight tracking, and Citation
Jet fleet availability. Mountain
Aviation not only offers executive jet
services, but also offers aircraft management programs, aviation consulting,
and is an FAA air carrier with worldwide charter experience. Mountain Aviation has aircraft based in Boise,
ID, Denver, CO, and Fort Collins,
CO. Additional information
regarding Mountain Aviation can be found at www.mountainaviation.com
About ELITE Simulation Solutions
Since 1987, ELITE has been a leading global provider of IFR training software, simulator hardware and aviation training devices. ELITE’s extensive portfolio includes FNPT, BITD, BATD, and AATD simulation solutions for both fixed wing and rotary wing aircraft. ELITE trainers have received approval by governmental authorities in many countries on all continents in more than 70 countries. Additional information about ELITE Simulation Solutions is available at www.flyelite.com.