Former Executives on Our Simulator

Turkish Airlines’ Board and Executive Committee Chairman Hamdi Topçu recently welcomed the airline’s former executives and board members at the Flight Training Center to demonstrate in situ the importance he gives to flight training and the new investments being made the area of training.

Simulator aircraft were visited on the tour, which was led by Captain Menderes Çakıcı, head of the Flight Training Center. The invited guests were briefed about the simulators, whose numbers are increasing parallel with expansion of the fleet, and the new IPT’s (Integrated Procedures Trainers) which ensure maximum efficiency in the training of pilots. Retired captain pilot and former Turkish Airlines’ President Atilla Çelebi voiced the pleasure he felt in brushing up his professional experience while piloting a plane from Hong Kong to Istanbul on the Boeing 777 simulator.