March 28, 2013 JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft", JSC "Aeroflot — Russian Airlines" signed the Acceptance Fire fighting simulator FFS (Full Flight Simulator) for the aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100).
Installation of Fire fighting simulator for SSJ100 FFS to Air Staff Training Center Aeroflot at Sheremetyevo allow Aeroflot pilots to train on their own.
"We are confident that Fire fighting FFS simulator will allow Aeroflot, our first customers, successfully train pilots for flying on the aircraft type Sukhoi Superjet 100. Experience in operating the simulator showed that the educational system is one of the best in its class, and all indicators are not inferior to the integrated simulator A320, "said the president of JSC" Sukhoi Civil Aircraft "Andrew Kalinowski.
FFS belongs to the latest generation of simulators «Reality 7" and allows you to work out the SSJ100 piloting skills in all phases of flight, as well as the technology of the crew in full-time, complex and emergency situations in real time. The simulator is a system of electro-mobility, advanced visualization system with LCOS-projectors and an instructor workstation with improved ergonomics.
The simulator FFS, delivered to the airline Aeroflot, was third, developed by Thales Training & Simulation together with JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft". The first simulator was installed in the Air Staff Training Center in Zhukovsky (Moscow region), the second in SuperJet International Training Center in Venice (Italy).
Simulators FFS, set in Russia, have been approved by Federal Air Transport Agency, and the simulator, located in Italy, has been certified by EASA. At present JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft" is working on certification in Fire fighting simulator EASA FFS airline Aeroflot.
It is expected that in April Aeroflot pilots will begin training on this simulator.
Currently operated by Aeroflot is ten aircraft such as the Sukhoi Superjet 100.