The Cessna 650 FSTD is a Full Flight Simulator equipped with a six-degrees of freedom full motion hydraulic system. This device is primarily used for the initial and recurrent training of professional pilots operating on the business jet Cessna Citation III/VI/VII series.
THE CESSNA CITATION 650
The Cessna Citation 650 is a family of medium-sized, high performance business jets comprising of the Citation III, VI and VII. This aircraft is certified as "multi-pilot aeroplane", therefore it requires both a Captain and a Copilot at the controls, has a range in excess of 4100km, a cruising speed of 875km/h and a capacity of 8 passengers in a club-seating arrangement.
The aircraft is equipped with two turbofan Garrett TFE 731-3B engines.
Over 360 aircraft of this family of aircraft were produced and delivered of which 202 in the Citation III variant and 158 in the Citation VI/VII variant.
FULL MOTION SYSTEM
The full-motion system (6 degrees of freedom) allows a reproduction of movements, accelerations and decelerations almost identical to those perceived in a real flight. This allows the highest level of fidelity and realism in all training scenarios.
ADVANCED VISUAL SYSTEM
This device underwent a major visual system upgrade in 2019. The new visual system features a "Simthetiq" image generator and LCoS projectors. This visual system is compliant with the highest "Level D" certification standards and features the following characteristics:
- Collimated projection
- 5 000 000+ polygons visible at 60Hz
- 1 000 000+ light points at 60Hz
- Over 500 airports available of which 12 "custom"
- Variable levels of rain, snow, hail with droplet, puddles and reflections
- Multiple storm fronts, fog, lightning effects, winter scenes, volcanic ash clouds
- High level of immersion with extensive ground clutter, moving traffic, 3D enhanced textures, lighting, shadows, reflection and more
- Smoke generator
- Low Visibility Take Off
- Windshear profiles
- Weather radar
This simulator may be used only with Aviomar Flight Academy Instructors or Operators. The simulator is available for both DRY and WET lease.