Below is a copy of the Press Release issued by Marshall Group, owners of Cambridge Airport:
Marshall of Cambridge is delighted to welcome Virtual Aviation, a new tenant, to Cambridge Airport, located in new purpose-built premises on the Newmarket Road. Virtual Aviation is operating its new multi-million pound Boeing 737 Next Generation Flight Simulator, being used to train airline pilots, and this is the first professional flight simulator to be based in the region.
Cambridge Airport Deputy Chairman, Terry Holloway, said: ‘We are delighted to welcome Virtual Aviation to Cambridge Airport. They are an exceptional company, operating a very impressive flight simulator and we look forward to a very long and happy relationship with them. I was very privileged recently to fly their simulator and only echo the many accolades which are being made about the excellence and sophistication of this simulator.’
In addition to being used for professional pilot training, the simulator is also available to members of the public to experience flying a large passenger aircraft under the instruction of professional pilots.