About this simulator

ATR 72-600 Full Flight Simulator Hire

The Aviation Institute's most recent acquisition is an ATR72-600 full flight simulator to support Air New Zealand regional airline Mt Cook, and customer airlines from Australia and the Pacific.

CAANZ and EASA Approval is maintained to support customer training requirements.

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Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand
European Aviation Safety Agency

Supporting Equipment

  • ACOS (In Christchurch)
  • Briefing and Debriefing Rooms

Simulator Hours

  • Sim 1 02:00-06:00
  • Sim 2 06:00-10:00
  • Sim 3 10:00-14:00
  • Sim 4 14:00-18:00
  • Sim 5 18:00-22:00
  • Sim 6 22:00-02:00

Flight Simulator Specifications

 Manufacturer  CAE
 Aircraft Model  ATR72-212A (-600)
 STD Qualification Level   JAR-FSTD A Level D
 Reference Document  ICAO Doc 9625 
 Regulatory Approvals  CAANZ-D & EASA-D
 Year  2015
 Engine  PW127M
 Avionic Fit  STD 2.2 (Upgrade to 3.0 planned Dec 17)
 Visual System  Tropos 6400 4 Channel
 FOV  200 x 40 degrees 
 Visual Models  CAE True Airport Database
 Motion System  MOOG Electric
 Flight Management System  
 HUD  n/a 
 EGPWS  Honeywell
 Electronic Flight Bag  Yes
 Planned Upgrades / other  STD 3.0 RFT 11 December 2017