Re: 747SP Flight Training

Date:         01 Mar 97 02:44:56 
From:         Tim_Reedman@msn.com
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On Thu, 20 Feb 1997 16:04:23 GMT, maclure@cvsrf1.arc.nasa.gov
(MacLure) wrote:

>I've been asked a question regarding the SP ( short fuselage
>long-range ) 747 variant.
>
>I don't believe any simulators were ever built for this type
>which leads to the question: "How was training done?"
>
>I suspect that the systems were similar enough to the -100
>model that some training could be done on -100 sims.

You are quite correct. 747-SP training is done in 747 100/200 & 300
simulators.

Tim