VISTA, CA, October 18, 2016 – Sandel Avionics Inc., an engineering firm developing advanced avionics, today announced its partnership with Aerosim Technologies to create the Sandel Avilon Training Program which will prepare pilots to use avionics designed to fly in the NextGen airspace.
The Avilon Training program will be the first of its kind provided by an avionics manufacturer in partnership with one of the world’s foremost designers of aviation training solutions. Sandel will use the Aerosim ETHOS™ application for academic preparation, part-task learning, whole-task practice, and training management system evaluation to train pilots quickly and effectively on the Avilon system. The Aerosim Avilon Procedures Trainer (AAPT) will be available at certified Avilon Installation centers for customers to access. The AAPTs will provide a contextual practice environment to prepare pilots for operating Avilon’s unique NextGen, vertical navigation, and performance based navigation features. Sandel will provide this unlimited free training program for all customers and pilots with Avilon-equipped King Airs.