A new digital audio cockpit system will bring significant improvements to pilots and aircraft operations compared to current analogue audio. The Digital Radio and Audio Integrating Management System (DRAIMS) received EASA certification* in March 2020 for the A320 Family.
Airbus Miami Training Center launches scholarships for A320 Type Rating Qualification and Maintenance Technician qualification
As part of its ongoing efforts to support the aerospace community during the Coronavirus pandemic, the Airbus Training Center in Miami (ATC) launched an A320 Type Rating Qualification course scholarship for student pilots and aircraft maintenance technicians in the United States.
Choosing the right options for a new aircraft cabin can be daunting for airline customers. Airbus aircraft cabins have become far more customisable in recent years, leaving customers facing a huge number of choices, but technological innovations are helping to smooth the process.
Training is a must for operators and for flight and maintenance organisations to ensure pilots and maintenance staff maintain and develop the required competencies. When so many flights were suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there was a significant impact on training activities which were essentially based on instructor-led courses with all trainees physically present in the same classroom.