As a joint venture of industry leaders Lufthansa Aviation Training and CAE, FTA benefits of a combined network of +70 training centers located worldwide. FTA will be deploying simulator and instructor training capacity as the Airbus A220 fleet expands. 


Since 2016, FTA operates in Europe at the LAT Training Center in Frankfurt for pilot/cockpit training and in the LAT Training Center Zurich for cabin and emergency training.


Since 2021, FTA operates in North America at the CAE Training Center in Montreal. In 2022, further training capacity will be launched in North America. 



All training facilities offer you an excellent infrastructure with outstandingly equipped classrooms. All training facilities are designed to meet all applicable local building codes, applicable regulatory, as well as specific requirements for the geographic area in which they are located, as well as specific conditions associated with the distribution of training material via the Internet (i.e. high-speed wireless capability).

All materials and classrooms are precisely geared towards the needs of Airbus. A WBT/CBT program developed by Airbus for the A220 supports the practical training sessions in a targeted way. Furthermore, we provide our customers with special business areas, free access to photocopy and fax equipment, wireless-internet access, telephone access, and student lounges, prayer rooms and refreshment areas. 


The first Full-Flight Simulator (FFS) of Flight Training Alliance is located in the training facilities of Lufthansa Aviation Training in Frankfurt. Manufactured by CAE, it was declared Ready for Training in August of 2016 and it was the 3rd A220 FFS deployed worldwide. This Level-D FFS is equipped with the two versions of the aircraft: A220-100 and A220-300, each of them with its respective Qualification Certificate. 


Additionally the A220 Flight Training Device (FTD) is the perfect tool for realistic procedural training in a three-dimensional spatial environment with great benefits during the theoretical phase of training. 


 SN            Aircraft Version                    FSTD Number   Download Certificate 
 2TY3      BD-500-1A10 (A220-100)    DE-1A-098   Click here 
 2TY3      BD-500-1A11 (A220-300)  DE-1A-109    Click here 
 118425     BD-500-1A11 (A220-300)    DE-2A-006    Click here


Committing to the mission of deliverting the highest standards of WET training, Flight Training Alliance counts with a dedicated pool of instructors and examiners under the Approved Training Organization of LAT Germany: DE.ATO.007 


Location:  Lufthansa Aviation Training Center Frankfurt: 

Airportring, Tor 24, Building 391


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Flight Training Alliance operates in North America in the training facilities of CAE. 


The A220 Full-Flight Simulator (FFS) is located in the training facilities of CAE Inc in Montreal. Manufactured by CAE, it was declared Ready for Training in October of 2021 and it is the second FFS deployed in the ATP network of FTA. This Level-D simulator is approved by Transport Canada and FAA. 


 SN            Aircraft Version                    FSTD Number   Download Certificate 
 121164      BD-500-1A11 (A220-300) 1003 (Transport Canada) 
1826 (FAA)
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Location: CAE Montreal, Canada

8585 Cote-de-Liesse
Saint-Laurent, Qu├ębec
H4T 1G6 Canada


Flight Training Alliance provides A220 Flight Attendant courses and Emergency and Evacuation courses in the training center of "Lufthansa Aviation Training Switzerland" at short distance from the international airport of Zurich. Fully equipped for this mission LAT Switzerland counts with qualified instructors and the state-of-the-art A220 CEET (Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainer) which is used for training the customers of FTA. 


The CEET is owned and operated by Lufthansa Aviation Training Switzerland. For more information about this state of the art device and specifications follow this LINK, you will be diverted to the website of our parent company LAT. 


Location: Lufthansa Aviation Training Switzerland AG

Cherstrasse 1, 
8152 Opfikon
Telephone: +41 44 564-5900

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