NEW YORK (February 7, 2019) – FlightSafety International will deliver Unmanned Aircraft Systems practical flight training in conjunction with Praxis Aerospace Concepts, Inc.
“Our Unmanned Systems Training program developed in conjunction with Praxis, will help commercial operators achieve the highest levels of safety and proficiency,” said Ray Johns, Co-CEO, President, Government and Manufacturing. “As a global leader in aviation training with more than six decades of experience, FlightSafety has the capability to develop and deliver the most comprehensive UAS training available. We appreciate and value the expertise Jonathan Daniels and his team at Praxis bring to this important new program.”
“This is a significant moment for the Praxis team. FlightSafety is ‘the’ benchmark for professional aviation education. When we first started Praxis, our founding goal was to be the ‘FlightSafety of UAS’,” says Jonathan Daniels, CEO, Praxis Aerospace Concepts, Inc.
UAS training will initially be offered in the Las Vegas area and at several FlightSafety Learning Centers in the United States. The AUVSI TOP compliant courses will focus on standardization, professionalism and offer the highest quality training in the industry. They are built to ASTM International UAS standards as well as those of several other national aviation authorities throughout the world.
FlightSafety also offers several eLearning courses including a 107 Written Test Preparation course, Resource Management for UAS Operations, Fatigue Management for UAS Operations, Safety Management System (SMS) for UAS Operations and a newly specialized Flight Risk Assessment Tool available through our App, FlightBag. These eLearning courses form the first of our UAS Library of eLearning. FlightSafety’s Unmanned Systems Training division is offering Advanced Remote Pilot Series practical training courses. This series of courses features a set of comprehensive training elements designed to propel drone pilots into the commercial sector with the skills and tools to operate as a commercial remote pilot effectively.
Praxis Aerospace Concepts, Inc. is a service-disabled, veteran-owned, small business (SDVOSB) with facilities in Henderson and Searchlight, Nevada. PACInc provides commercial training and services for multi-modal (ground-air-sea-industrial) response robotics and is a Level 3 Training Provider for AUVSI’s Trusted Operator Program™.
FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides more than 1.4 million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full-flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa and the United Kingdom.
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