Oman Aviation Academy Contracts MPS for MAX FTD

by | Feb 3, 2020 | News

MPS has been awarded a contract by Oman Aviation Academy (OAA) for a B737 MAX FTD, expected to be delivered mid 2020. This addition to the OAA facility will continue to support its mission to provide the highest quality of training to cadets. The device will have the latest version of MAX software installed and will also include advanced options such as MPS instructorless training.

 OAA is based at Sohar Airport in Oman. It is the first academy for civil and military aviation training in the country. In the new MPS device, OAA will conduct various aviation training programs including the fully integrated EASA Airline Transport Pilot ATPL(A) Training Program.

OAA’s Chief Executive Officer, Captain Abdullah Al Bulushi: “Oman Aviation Academy is a new established ATO aiming to be one of the leading pilot training organisations in the region. We are highly focused on having the best team and the state of art training devices to provide the highest training standards. MPS is one of the leading suppliers of fixed based simulators in the global market and we are very glad to award them the contract for supplying the first B737 MAX simulator for the academy. The new simulators will have the latest software and advanced options which will help us to provide the highest training standard for our clients in the region

MPS’ Chief Executive Officer, Captain Philip Adrian: “MPS is excited to support Oman Aviation Academy in providing unrivaled high-quality training with the delivery of our top of the line B737 MAX FTD. The new state of the art training facility where this device will be placed will become a regional center of excellence for aviation training, and MPS is proud to be a partner in this.”


About Oman Aviation Academy

Oman Aviation Academy (OAA) is the first aviation training academy in Oman based at Sohar Airport (OOSH). The academy is planning to be an Approved Training Organization (ATO) certified by the Public Authority for Civil Aviation of Oman (PACA) and The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). OAA offers various training programs including the integrated Airline Transport Pilot Training Program and special Military Pilot Training Programs.

For further information please visit

Oman Aviation Academy, Suhar, Oman or contact us on +968 90610611.