Touch Trainer Available At Banyan Pilot Shop

Fort Lauderdale, FL - Banyan Pilot Shop now offers the FlyThisSim’s Touch Trainer, an FAA Basic Aviation Training Device (BATD) that accurately simulates performance on Cirrus, Cessna, Beechcraft, and Diamond aircraft.

This simulator is used by individual pilots and flight schools to keep current on aircraft specific instrument and procedure training.  High resolution graphics combined with touch screen technology and switches, buttons and knobs that function like the aircraft, make this simulator an enhanced training experience.  

Pilots can train, maintain and log time including IFR currency without an instructor, rehearse WAAS GPS LPV, LNAV+V, LNAV and ground based approaches, and master G1000, G600, GNS 430W, Avidyne V7/8, STEC 55X DFC 90 and other avionics.  The Touch Trainer helps with transitioning from analog to a glass cockpit.

“We are pleased to offer pilots the opportunity to try the Touch Trainer in our store and have had excellent feedback on it,” says Richard Haughton, Banyan Pilot Shop manager.   “One pilot practiced landing and departing from an unfamiliar airport and felt very comfortable after using it.”

Pilots are welcome to try the Touch Trainer at the Banyan Pilot Shop (FXE) for free and it is available for sale both in-store and on-line at   A basic package includes the computer, monitors, software, flight controls and the table for $5,050 which includes shipping within the U.S.

Additional options are available for pilots to add additional aircraft and an additional two years of software warranty and support.  Flight school options include adding more aircraft, a commercial license which allows modifications to the software and a commercial warranty.

Banyan Pilot Shop is located at 5320 NW 20th Terrace, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, Florida and is one of the largest aviation stores in the nation.  In addition, the on-line store,, offers international shipping, and accepts Paypal and most major credit cards.  For more information contact Banyan Pilot Shop at (954) 493-8615.