Tupolev Aviation Training and Methodological Center
Tupolev Aviation Training Center (ATC-Tu) is an institution of additional professional education certified for aviation training in accordance with the approved education programs.
ATC-Tu is aimed at training, advanced training of ZFT and DB aviation personnel, manufacturers, airlines and retraining to operate aircraft developed by Tupolev.
The main objectives of ATC-Tu: develop and improve programs for preparation of aviation personnel to operate aircraft, work out proposals to adjust operational and technical documentation, summarize and analyze experience of aircraft development and operation, provide teaching materials, software and software training; participation in automated learning systems development.
Date of creation of the training center
Educational Center (EC) was created by the order of General Director ASTC named after A.N. Tupolev on March 22, 1993 № 12 as affiliate of Zhukovsky flight test and development base (ZFT and DB).
January 1, 1999 EC of ZFT and DB ASTC named after A.N. Tupolev was transformed into Tupolev JSC Aviation Training Center (ATS-Tu) and moved from the city of Zhukovsky to Moscow.