TRAINING PROGRAMS

PUBLIC

INTRODUCTION TO SPACE

This first day course provides fun, interactive activities and hands-on overviews of space, culminating in an actual simulated Astronaut spaceflight experience.


PASSENGERS

BASIC SUBORBITAL SPACE TRAINING

This 2 days foundational course provides spaceflight participants with the core knowledge and skills needed to be safe, confident and capable in space.

ADVANCED SPACE TRAINING

This 2 days course provides enhanced knowledge and training including emergency preparedness and safety beyond basic space training.

SPACE PAYLOAD SPECIALIST TRAINING

This 1 day specialty course is aimed at researchers interested in understanding how to efficiently design, plan, and conduct
experiments in space.

SPACE SUITS AND SYSTEMS TRAINING

This 1 day specialty course is conducted with a space suit manufacturer to learn how to don/doff, use, and operate protective life support equipment.


PILOTS AND CREW

SPACE PILOT TRAINING PROGRAM

This customizable program provides space pilots with the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain safety of the vehicle and the passengers during flight.

Course components include: Launch and Reentry G-Force, Situational Awareness, Spatial Disorientation, Upset Prevention and Recovery Training, Hypobaric (High Altitude) and Rapid Decompression Training, Night Vision, and Land/ Water Egress and Survival Training.

L39 in Air Dreams livery
YL-KSJ with cloudy sunset in Brindisi Airport
YL-KSJ with cloudy sunset in Brindisi Airport

ADVANCED TRAINING

F.A.T.A offers advanced training on L-39C:

  • UPRT type related
  • Air Defence missions
  • Target intercepts
  • Basic-Advanced Dogfight manouvers
  • Advanced Electronic Attack (Simulated)
  • Offensive and Defensive Counter-Air Tactics
  • Escort Missions (Fighter Sweep)
  • Strike Fighter Tactics Instruction (SFTI)/TOPGUN Training
  • Airborne Air Intercept Controller (AIC) training with fighter tactical comm simulations
  • Unit Level Training for Fleet and Air Force squadrons (Wingman flight)
  • Over-Land Airborne Threat Simulations
  • Air to Ground Attack Training + Low Level Flight Training (BBQ Training)

QUALIFIED STAFF

F.A.T.A. Aerospace Department, as an independant corporation, performs objective technical analysis and operations for a variety of government, civil, and commercial customers. F.A.T.A. Aerospace employees are creative, motivated, and always professional to ensure the highest levels of individual and organizational performance.

Our Team of committed employees takes great pride in delivering technical leadership and innovative solutions on programs of national importance.

Our Key Values are:

  • DEDICATION TO MISSION SUCCESS
  • TECHNICAL EXCELLENCE
  • COMMITMENT TO OUR PEOPLE
  • OBJECTIVITY AND INTEGRITY
  • INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS
Valter Sciuba, Rossano De Luca ed Ettore Papa

The nation’s space enterprise is facing tremendous change, driven by technology advancements, entepreneurial investments, new business models, rapidly changing threats, and a complex geopolitical landscape.

F.A.T.A. is a Center for Space Policy and Strategy, dedicated to shaping the future of Aerospace Training. Space exploration development, and security are increasingly important elements of national policy and strategy.
Aerospace activity is the future, with a multitude of commercial, industrial and military applications.

DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH CENTER

F.A.T.A. is ready to announce an authentic spaceflight training experience. Space tourism is human space travel for recreational purposes.
There are several different types of space tourism, including orbital, suborbital, and lunar space tourism.
F.A.T.A. Aerospace Training And Research Center is the premier European air and space training, research, and educational facility for optimizing human performance in extreme environments.
F.A.T.A. meets the training requirements for commercial human spaceflight and recognized as the leader in development and delivery of commercial space training.

F.A.T.A. CENTER PROVIDES:

  • Turn-key screening, training, research, test & flight services
  • Access to world-class simulation equipment, environments & staff
  • High-fidelity flight recreation of scenarios, trajectories & simulations
  • Safe, controlled setting supports medical & flight data collection
Aerospace research

Targeting the highest levels of safety to fly and perform operational tasks, training packages comprise three mai phases:

  • AEROSPACE TOURIST EXPERIENCE (ATE)
  • AEROSPACE PROFESSIONAL TRAINING (APT)
  • AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY TRAINING PROGRAM (ATTP)

SPACE FLIGHT TRAINING ADVENTURE

F.A.T.A. Center offers flexible access to out cutting-edge simulation equipment and expert staff.
Cockpits, flight profile development (nominal and off-nominal), medical and flight data capture are supported.

RESEARCH AREAS:

  • Human Factors & Human Systems Interaction
  • Learning & Training Methodologies
  • Stress, Cognition & Human Performance
  • Sensory Physiology & Motion perception

MEDICAL DATA AVAILABLE:

  • ECG
  • Heart rate / Pulse
  • Galvanic Skin Response
  • Blood pressure
  • Respiration
  • Pneumograph
  • Infrared (IR) CCTV
  • Multi-Channel Audio

FACILITIES

GYROFLIGHT
4+2 Motion-platform aircraft simulator is used to test/train for a full range of physiological flight effects. Cockpits and flight profiles can be configured to replicate specific aircraft.
GYROFLIGHT
CENTRIFUGE
High performance human centrifuge replicates characteristics of airspace craft. Features interchangeable cockpit modules and programmable flight profiles.
CENTRIFUGE
GYROLAB
Multi-axis centrifuge-based device used to teach upset prevention & recovery and spatial disorientation for pilots to fill what its like to recover an out of control aircraft.
GYROLAB
LAND/WATER SYSTEM
Configurable water trainer used to practice emergency water landing, ditching and abort techniques for a variety of land and water-based scenarios.
LAND/WATER SYSTEM
ALTITUDE CHAMBER
Used to recognise hypoxia (lack of Oxygen), from increasing altitude and to simulate rapid decompression from sudden loss of cabin pressure.
ALTITUDE CHAMBER
ADVANCED DISASTER MANAGEMENT SIMULATOR
Ground disaster operations and emergency rescue virtual reality training system used to train and execute disaster scenarios.
ADVANCED DISASTER MANAGEMENT SIMULATOR
HYPERBARIC CHAMBERS
Used in the treatment of wounds, burns, skin grafts and is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for 13 different conditions
YPERBARIC CHAMBERS
F.A.T.A. Training Center, Air Dreams Srl: via Maesri del Lavoro d’Italia, 16 – 72100 Brindisi (BR) – ITALY