Alpha Aviation Academy UAE Contracts MPS for A320 FTD

Alpha Aviation Academy UAE Contracts MPS for A320 FTD


MPS has been awarded a contract by Alpha Aviation Academy UAE (AAA) for the supply of an A320 FTD-2. Alpha Aviation Academy UAE is based at Sharjah International Airport in the United Arab Emirates. The simulator is expected to be delivered mid-2020 and will be installed in the state-of-the-art AAA training center. The A320 FTD-2 will allow the Academy to provide additional capacity for the Type Rating and MPL training for pilots. This order comes in addition to the previously installed A320 FTD at Alpha Aviation Group in Clarke, Philippines.

AAA’s General Manager, Captain Nadhem AlHamad: Alpha Aviation Academy UAE looks forward to the arrival of the A320 FTD-2. The addition of a new simulator is aimed at further enhancing the overall training experience of our cadets, ensuring that they are equipped with the latest flight training devices and technology that help foster an environment that is conducive to productive learning and training. We are very excited to be working with MPS and its team headed by Captain Philip Adrian. As our business portfolio continues to expand, we look forward to maintaining a successful partnership with MPS.”

MPS’ Chief Executive Officer, Captain Philip Adrian: MPS is excited to expand its partnership with Alpha Aviation, one of our long-standing customers. Supplying our A320 FTD-2 to their new training center in Sharjah is the next step in our partnership. We look forward to working with Captain AlHamad and his team to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction.”

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MPS develops, manufactures and maintains type specific simulators, using actual Boeing B737 and Airbus A320 flight decks. The simulators are designed to support the needs of training organisations and airlines for high quality devices that support affordable training. MPS delivers its products and services worldwide to independent and major airline’s in-house training organisations.  MPS has a global installed base of simulators qualified to the highest standards, such as FAA and EASA. For further information on MPS see

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