May 4, 2015

Who Said That?

Florida's quote of the day

| 8/26/2013

"I don’t think there’s any other place in the world that has that many “sims” in three-mile radius."

-- Gregory Darrow, senior director of sales and marketing at Pan Am International Flight Academy

Call it Florida’s “Sim City.” Clustered along Northwest 36th Street in the area along Miami International Airport’s northern border are the companies and schools that house most of South Florida’s 62 FAA-approved airline flight simulators. Private and commercial pilots, and many aviation professionals, learn and hone their craft on the devices, which re-create the experience of aircraft flight. Only Atlanta, with 64, and the Dallas-Fort Worth area, with 122, currently have more.

Read more at the Miami Herald.

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

How drones can improve city living
How drones can improve city living

Drones were on display at Miami's Smart City Startups conference held this year in Wynwood. Icarus Aerials uses their drones to help teams working on major construction sites. 

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Would you like to visit Cuba?

  • No
  • Maybe
  • Yes

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe