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Overview

Gulfstream G450, G550

Professional Pilot and Technician Training Programs
FlightSafety and Gulfstream have worked together for more than 50 years to develop comprehensive pilot and maintenance technician training programs for practically every Gulfstream aircraft model. Our highly qualified and experienced instructors, advanced-technology flight simulators and integrated training systems help ensure proficiency and safety. Gulfstream G450 and G550 training is available at FlightSafety Learning Centers in Dallas, Texas; Farnborough, United Kingdom; Hong Kong, China; Long Beach, California; Savannah, Georgia; and Wilmington, Delaware.

Innovation With One Purpose: Training Corporate Aviation Professionals for Safety and Proficiency
FlightSafety International is the world’s leading aviation training organization. The leader in experience. The leader in technological innovation. The leader in global reach. FlightSafety serves the world’s aviation community providing total aviation training for pilots, maintenance technicians and other aviation professionals. We serve business, commercial, general and military aviation with training for virtually all fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters. We live, breathe and ThinkSafety.

Experienced Instructors, Superior Training Technology
FlightSafety enjoys a strong relationship with Gulfstream that is built around our training programs for the full line of Gulfstream business jets. FlightSafety Learning Centers offer professional pilots and maintenance technicians of Gulfstream G450 and G550 aircraft the resources to achieve proficiency and safety. All of FlightSafety’s Gulfstream training programs meet the same high standards, regardless of aircraft model. Learning Centers for Gulfstream business aircraft are located in Dallas, Texas; Farnborough, United Kingdom; Hong Kong, China; Long Beach, California; Savannah, Georgia; and Wilmington, Delaware.

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Gulfstream G450, G550 Training Program Highlights

  • Gulfstream Authorized Training Provider.  Most centers are located within close proximity of a Gulfstream facility.
  • FlightSafety’s Master Aviator Award is available. To become a Master Aviator, complete a series of Advanced Training courses and electives and complete a FlightSafety training or checking event every eight months.
  • FlightSafety’s exclusive Advanced Pilot Courses are based on analysis of actual incidents and help develop solid flying skills, swift and accurate decisions and precise crew communication. These courses include:
    – Advanced Upset Prevention and Recovery Training
    – Advanced Energy Management
    – Advanced Rejected Takeoff Go/No-Go
    – Advanced CRM Human Factors LOFT
  • EASA Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) course is also available.
  • Online, instructor-led ground school and maintenance training is available for Gulfstream G450/G550 through FlightSafety’s LiveLearning. This flexible delivery is ideal for complex training at a distance.
  • The EFVS (Enhanced Flight Vision System) Touchdown and Rollout course meets the training requirements established by the FAA for operators to use EFVS in lieu of natural vision to descend below the decision height/altitude (DA/DH) or minimum descent altitude (MDA) to engage in EFVS to touchdown operations.
  • FlightSafety’s visual system offers unprecedented fidelity and the ability to deliver exceptional realism. This significantly enhances training by providing highly detailed specific imagery with vastly improved scene content,exceptional environmental effects, and remarkable levels of detail.
  • FlightSafety offers more certifications on Gulfstream aircraft than any other provider.
  • FlightSafety International has created an iPad reference guide called Gulfstream CPDLC iFlightDECK.™ This dynamic reference tool is accessed on the iPad through FlightSafety’s FlightBag app and is available by subscription for one full year. The virtual FMS enables pilots to engage in CPDLC, ADS-C, and DCL operations as they would in the actual aircraft. CPDLC iFlightDECK™ is a great supplement to your CPDLC training as it can be accessed offline on your iPad and is a great tool to refresh your knowledge before a trip.
  • Simulator Enhancements – EFVS (Enhanced Flight Vision System), EFVS Touchdown and Rollout, HUD/HUD II, RNP AR, Synthetic Vision SVS 2.0 and 1.0, WAAS and LPV training are all available in our upgraded simulators.
  • Gulfstream Enhanced Navigation training is available – ground school instruction covers ADS-C, CPDLC, WAAS and LPV approaches. Simulator instruction covers LPV approaches and WAAS.
  • Our Honeywell navigation and terrain databases are updated every 28 days, allowing you to fly anywhere in the world from our classroom.
  • Our FlightBag training materials app allows you to download complete training materials and access them wherever you are from any device. Materials are updated automatically as new information becomes available, yet it keeps all of your previous notes. FlightBag also includes both pre-course study materials with iFlashCARDS and iFlightDECK.™ The interactive iFlightDECK™ provides visual navigation to the associated aircraft Pilot Training Handbook through the electronic Instrument Panel Poster. All attendees receive an iPad.
  • Our Dallas, Long Beach and Savannah Learning Centers are one-stop shops for Gulfstream G450 and G550 pilot, maintenance technician and flight attendant training.
  • All Gulfstream G450 and G550 simulators are Honeywell Cert Hotel (ASC 911) compliant.
  • eLearning Courses such as G450/G550 CPDLC, DCL, ADS-B, G550 eRecurrent, G450/G550 Differences are available to meet your specific G450 and G550 training needs.
  • Maintenance technicians can take advantage of the exclusive Total Technical Training for these aircraft where instructors from FlightSafety and Gulfstream collaborate to offer advanced, hands-on practical training. This unique method of instruction leverages Gulfstream’s knowledge of aircraft design, manufacturing and support with FlightSafety’s world-class training expertise.
  • Advance your career while enhancing safety and improving dispatch reliability with FlightSafety’s exclusive Master Technician training. Master Technicians are recognized throughout the industry as having achieved the pinnacle of training for their aircraft.