AW169 FTD ready for training

AgustaWestland is ready to begin training with the AW169 Flight Training Device.

Operated by Rotorsim and designed by AgustaWestland, the device has been certified by a joint EASA and Italian Civil Aviation Authority (ENAC) team to FTD Level 2 as per the certification specification for Helicopter Flight SimulationTraining Devices.

Currently, orders for nearly 150 new generation AW169 intermediate twin-engine helicopters have been placed by customers around the world for a range of corporate transport, air ambulance and law enforcement.

Terry Spruce

Terry is Senior News Editor and writes for both Corporate Jet Investor and Helicopter Investor. He is also responsible for our helicopter guides. Terry has been an aviation enthusiast since the early 1970s. He is a lapsed Private Pilot and ex-Piper Cherokee owner. He has flown a number of light aircraft and is comfortable sitting in the co-pilot's seat or the back of any aircraft. Before moving to journalism he was a banker for 20 years. You can contact him at: or follow him on twitter @Terry_Spruce

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