Aircraft type

  • Airbus A320, or
  • Boeing 737-800
  • Full manufacturer data pack and license


  • EASA: FTD 1 Type Specific
  • FAA: Level 4 / 5
  • Automated FTD QTG

Training credits

  • EASA: Up to 50% of initial and transition type rating
  • EASA: MPL, MCC, jet orientation course and IFR


The MPS FTD-1 is a full replica flight deck of the Boeing 737-800 and Airbus A320. The MPS FTD-1 is basically an FFS without motion for a fraction of the cost. Under EASA regulations, all but 16 hours of type rating credits can be trained on the MPS FTD-1. Full LOFT capability ensures total normal and non-normal scenario availability. The MPS FTD-1 shares almost all components and software of our highest level device, the MPS FTD-2. The Airbus is field upgradeable to the neo and the Boeing to the MAX.

The MPS FTD-1 is the perfect solution for TRTOs and airlines looking to provide more and better training at lower costs. The MPS FTD-1 is easily installed at the operator's facilities, allowing ultimate flexibility with regards to crewtraining scheduling.

Standard Features

  • Full flight deck replica
  • Flight management system (simulated FMS) and full autopilot, flight director and autothrottle
  • All aircraft systems (hydraulics, pneumatics, electrics etc)
  • Acclaimed user-friendly MPS IOS instructor station software
  • Accurate aerodynamic flight model based on Airbus/ Boeing data pack
  • High definition collimated mirror 200 x 40 field-of-view visual system with Level D image generator
  • Worldwide FMS navigation database by Lido including all update cycles
  • Level D fidelty control loading on all flight controls
  • Fully enclosed design
  • Full climate control for cabin and flight deck
  • Full automated QTG with manual functionality
  • Boeing 737NG: unique flight control breakout feature on pitch and roll

Optional Features

  • Debriefing system
  • ATC simulation
  • IOS Remote Tablet: Control all IOS functionality from any pilot seat