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Helicopter Institute Orders FRASCA Simulator

December 20, 2019. Urbana, IL.  

The Helicopter Institute, Fort Worth, TX has placed an order for a Frasca Bell 407 Helicopter Training Device (HTD). The HTD is an FAA qualified AATD and features Garmin G500H display, Simulated HeliSAS, Garmin GTN650 GPS,Frasca's TruVision™ visual system with three channel HDTV visual display system and a Newport, OR Helicopter mission training visual database. The institute offers part 135 training and checking.

"Frasca sets the standard in helicopter flight simulation products" stated Randy Rowles, president of Helicopter Institute. "The craftsmanship, accuracy, and cost-benefit of the Frasca Helicopter Training Device (HTD) when weighed against other AATD's is unmatched. The addition of the Bell 407 HTD AATD along with our four (4) existing flight training devices (FTD) provides a flight simulation solution for our entire helicopter fleet and enhances our training product" stated Rowles.   
About The Helicopter Institute
The Helicopter Institute, Fort Worth, Texas, USA, is the premier provider of factory equivalent and advanced pilot training that is insurance industry accepted for many Bell and Airbus helicopters. The Helicopter Institute training fleet includes the Bell 407, Bell 206B, and Airbus AS350B2. Currently operated flight simulation solutions include the Bell 427, Bell 407, Bell 206L3, and Robinson R44. Additionally, Helicopter Institute offers ab-initio pilot training for the FAA Private Pilot to ATP and Flight Instructor certificates and ratings. For more information, visit: www.helicopterinstitute.com

About FRASCA International:
Frasca International, Urbana, Illinois, USA, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of Flight Simulators, Flight Training Devices and Simulation components. Frasca has a proven reputation for delivering high quality simulation equipment and leads the industry in simulation technology such as aerodynamics simulation, flight test, data acquisition, visual systems, NVG simulation, control loading, motion systems, motion cueing, manufacturing & fabrication, electronics design and more. Since its founding in 1958, over 3000 Frasca simulators have been delivered worldwide. Frasca is ISO: 9001:2015 certified. 

For more information, visit the company’s website at www.frasca.com or contact Peggy Prichard at pprichard@frasca.com. Digital photos available upon request.

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