FlyIt Helicopter Simulator
The FlyIt simulator is an FAA approved helicopter simulator. This great training device can help students become more proficient in maneuvers at a reduced rate with almost ZERO operating costs. Emergency procedures and simulated instrument training can be performed in the simulator.
The entire helicopter simulator is supplied in an 18’ air conditioned trailer/classroom as a totally self-contained system, which eliminates the need for installation space.
The simulator is a two-seat, side-by-side cockpit with dual controls providing hands-on instruction for hovering and all flight maneuvering. A complete instrument panel is provided for visual and instrument training.
Student Rate: $100 per hour
Simulator is FAA approved as a generic instrument trainer. The cockpit size and structure is dimensionally similar to the MD 500/Bell 206 and comes standard with flight models for the MD 500, Bell 206, Bell 407, Schweizer 300, Enstrom 280 FX, Robinson R22, R44, and AS350 B2. All turbines have accurate turbine start and shut down. Hot starts and all other failures can be initiated by the instructor from the instructor’s hand held fault box from in the cockpit, at the instructor’s desk or standing behind the cockpit.
All switches and controls are hard mounted and replicate size, shape, color and location of those in the real aircraft.
The software provides an accurate flight-model including translational lift, ground effect, torque, auto-rotation, etc. Over 24,000 airports and all navigation aids are available.Standard and user-definable VFR and IFR weather conditions are included.
As a standard feature you can select instrument panels configured to replicate MD, Bell, Robinson, Enstrom and Schweizer model helicopters. Custom panels and cockpits are available as additions.