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The IAA FSTD Standards Section of the Flight Operations Department qualifies and approves devices as follows:

  1. It evaluates and issues initial or renewal Qualification certificates for all training devices located within the State, and selected devices overseas, in accordance with Regulation Aircrew and CS FSTD A & FSTD H, as applicable, and the associated AMC material.

  2. It issues user approval certificates for all training devices for which credits may be sought.

For further information on FSTD qualification and/or user approval please contact

IAA Qualified Training Devices

IE 104DAirbus A320Aer Lingus, Dublin Airport
IE 110BGBAe 146/RJ SeriesSimtech Aviation, Dublin Airport
IE 117DATR 72-500Simtech Aviation, Dublin Airport
IE 201FTD 1A320-214Aer Lingus, Dublin Airport 
IE 202FTD 1A330-200Aer Lingus, Dublin Airport 
IE 301FNPT IIMulti Engine Piston (BE76)National Flight Centre, Weston
IE 303FNPT IIMulti Engine Piston (Piper Seneca)Atlantic Flight Training, Cork Airport
IE 305FNPT II MCCGeneric Twin JetSimtech Aviation, Dublin Airport
IE 309FNPT II MCCBoeing 737-800W Atlantic Flight Training Academy, 
Eastgate Business Park, Cork.

Approved Training Organisation (ATO) Application

To register your interest in applying to open an Approved Training Organisation (ATO), please email, briefly detailing your request. You will then be contacted by the Authority who will arrange a pre-application meeting to further discuss your request.