Flight 1 Aviation Technologies and ELITE Simulation Solutions Launch‘Ab Initio’ VFR Trainer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

OVIEDO, Florida, April 13, 2010– (Sun‘N’ Fun booth D24/25)– ELITE Simulation Solutions and Flight 1 Aviation Technologies today introduced the ELITE RC-1V (Victor)™, a powerful new VFR "ab initio" flight training device. The RC-1V is designed specifically to meet the needs of Middle and High School Technical/Magnate Programs, Civil Air Patrol organizations and "ab initio" flight schools and training academies.

The Microsoft ESP-based RC-1Victor couples Flight1’s high fidelity aero model, a high resolution instrument panel on a 22 inch wide screen LCD, an intuitive "touch screen" instructor/operator station and the signature Microsoft rich visual scenery with a fully enclosed cabin, world class ELITE avionics and flight controls and three high definition 52 inch LCD displays to immerse students completely in the world of VFR flight.

“From startup to shutdown, from navigating taxi way signage to pilotage,” said John Dixon, ELITE CEO,“the RC-1V is an incredible learning system. Combining Flight 1’s Microsoft ESP capability with ELITE trainer technology delivers a new generation of tools embedded with legacy trainers being proven by thousands of pilots and soon-to-be pilots.”

“Elite Simulation Solutions is one of most experienced and respected simulation providers in the professional training industry” said Jim Rhoads, Vice President of Flight 1 Aviation Technologies.“Our combined strengths and experience will provide potential customers with an extremely high fidelity solution that is both flexible and affordable.”

To provide greater flexibility for users and expand the product's application to commercial markets, the RC-1 Victor is also available with an IFR FAA certified RC-1 Advanced Aviation Training Device add-on package.

According to Dixon, future plans include lesson scenarios, adventure flying and multi pilot interaction. "This new product is another in our expanding line, demonstrating our commitment to providing advanced, service-enabled solutions to our customers."

About Flight 1 Aviation Technologies

Flight 1 Aviation Technologies is a proven leader in flight simulation software design and services. Flight 1 Tech specializes in providing flexible and affordable customized simulation solutions designed for civil, military, and safety industry customers.

About ELITE Simulation Solutions

ELITE Simulation Solutions has been providing high-quality flight training equipment, software and hardware to academic, commercial, government and home markets world-wide since 1995. Headquartered in Oviedo, Florida, the company is dedicated to developing best-in-class products, systems, and services for The Evolution of Flight Training Technology. Additional information about ELITE Simulation Solutions is available at www.FlyElite.com

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ELITE RC-1V

The Microsoft ESP-based RC-1Victor couples Flight1’s high fidelity aero model, a high resolution instrument panel on a 22 inch wide screen LCD, an intuitive "touch screen" instructor/operator station and the signature Microsoft rich visual scenery with a fully enclosed cabin, world class ELITE avionics and flight controls and three high definition 52 inch LCD displays to immerse students completely in the world of VFR flight.

Contact:

John Dixon

ELITE Simulation Solutions

407-359-8787 ext 209

John@flyelite.com


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