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Training Equipment

Our training center is located at Luxembourg airport in our new head quarter building.

 The training center is equipped with the following state-of-the-art flight training equipment:

Full-Flight Simulator

Boeing 747-400F Freighter

The simulator went into operation in February 2000 and was updated in 2021 with the latest generation of visual systems. The device is compliant with CS-FSTD(A) Issue 2 UPRT requirements.

Specifications:

  • Aircraft type:                 Boeing 747-400F
  • Engine type:                 Rolls-Royce RB211-524H2

General Electric CF6-80C2B1F

  • EASA ID code:              LU-002
  • Qualification standard:   JAA JAR-STD 1A Change 1, Level D

EASA CS-FSTD(A) Issue 2 for UPRT and Icing and visual system

  • Motion system:             CAE Series 600 (hydrostatic)
  • Image generator:           CAE Tropos 6030XR, 3 channels (installed in 2021)
  • Projection system:         200° x 40° FOV, BARCO FL40-4K (LED) projectors

Boeing 747-8F Freighter

The simulator went into operation in April 2012 and was updated in 2020 with the latest generation of visual systems. The device is compliant with CS-FSTD(A) Issue 2 UPRT requirements.

Specifications:

  • Aircraft type:                 Boeing 747-8F
  • Engine type:                 General Electric GEnx-2B67
  • EASA ID code:              LU-003
  • Qualification standard:   EASA CS-FSTD(A) Initial Issue, Level D

EASA CS-FSTD(A) Issue 2 for UPRT and Icing and visual system

  • Motion system:             Moog EMM (electrical)
  • Image generator:           CAE Tropos 6030XR, 3 channels (installed in 2020)
  • Projection system:         200° x 40° FOV, BARCO FL40-4K (LED) projectors

 

 

Integrated Procedure Trainers (IPT)

Boeing 747-400F Freighter

The 747-400F IPT is located in its own dedicated training room with adjacent briefing room.  The device is equipped with very large touchscreens and some hardware panels that allow realistic operation of EFIS / EICAS, autopilot and FMC.

Specifications:

  • Aircraft type:                 Boeing 747-400F
  • Engine type:                 General Electric CF6-80C2B1F
  • Hardware panels:          EFIS control panels, DSP, MCP, MCDU, EFB
  • Extra features:              full CMC simulation

animated system schematics

 

 

Boeing 747-8F Freighter

The 747-8F IPT is located in its own dedicated training room with adjacent briefing room.  The device is equipped with very large touchscreens and some hardware panels that allow realistic operation of EFIS / EICAS, autopilot and FMC.

Specifications:

  • Aircraft type:                 Boeing 747-8F
  • Engine type:                 General Electric GEnx-2B67
  • Hardware panels:          EFIS control panels, DSP, MCP, MCDU, EFB, CCD
  • Extra features:              full CMC simulation

animated system schematics

  

 Emergency & Safety Training Equipment

Cargolux Flight Training offers the following equipment for emergency and safety training:

Boeing 737 NG Cabin Trainer (owned by Luxair S.A.)

The 737 NG cabin trainer provides the following training capabilities:

  • Service training
  • Door operation
  • Escape slide operation
  • Emergency evacuation
  • Pilot incapacitation
  • PED fire extinguishing

Specifications:

  • Aircraft type:                             Boeing 737 NG
  • Operable doors & hatches:        doors 1L, 2L, 1R, 2R

left over-wing exit

left flight deck sliding window

  • Usable evacuation paths:           door 1L with slide

over-wing exit L (with wing section and extended flaps)

left flight deck sliding window

  • Visual system:                          LCD screens for cabin windows and flight deck

  

Boeing 747F Freighter Emergency Evacuation Trainer

 

  • Overhead escape hatch (with emergency descent devices)
  • Upper deck service door

 

 

Boeing 747F Escape Slide Trainer

 

  • Upper deck service door

 

Indoor Fire Extinguisher Trainer

 

  • Liquid gas fire
  • Refillable fire extinguishers (water filled)