ELITE PI-1000 AATD G1000 Simulator


  • Save time & money towards PVT, INS & COM  ratings
  • Training scenarios that could never be done safely in a real airplane
  • Instrument Proficiency Check (IPC)
  • ForeFlight iPad app integration
  • Realistic force-loaded flight controls
  • Maintain instrument currency – quick, safe & affordable
  • Garmin G1000 WAAS GPS and autopilot
  • Lockheed Martin Prepar3d wrap-around visuals
  • Multi-Engine Training: Diamond DA42 Twinstar & Beechcraft G58 Baron
  • FAA Approved – Advanced Aircraft Training Device (AATD)

Sawyer Aviation is proud to have the first ELITE PI-1000 AATD G1000 Simulator with Lockheed Martin Prepar3D wrap-around visuals (200° field of view), realistic force-loaded flight controls and iPad EFB (ForeFlight) GPS position integration.

Sawyer Aviation’s ELITE PI-1000 AATD has several G1000 aircraft to choose from including the Cessna 172, Diamond DA40, Diamond DA42 Twinstar and Beechcraft G58 Baron.

Sawyer Aviation’s ELITE PI-1000 is FAA approved. Maintain your instrument currency, get an IPC or use it to more vividly and cost-effectively train for your next certificate or rating. Sawyer Aviation’s ELITE PI-1000 allows you to 2.5hrs of your Private-Pilot training, 20hrs of your Instrument Rating, 50hrs of your Commercial License.


2.5 hours toward Private-Pilot license

20 hours toward Instrument rating

50 hours towards Commercial Pilot rating

Maintain instrument proficiency

Get recurrent with an Instrument Proficiency Check (IPC)

*Sawyer Aviation instructor required to log hours. Can be used without instructor.

Garmin G1000 WAAS GPS, COM1/NAV 1 (dynamic ATIS over intercom), COM2/NAV 2 (NAV Morse-code Identification), GFC 700 Autopilot/Flight Director with Altitude/Vertical Speed Pre-Select, Course/OBS, Heading Bug adjustment


Beechcraft G58 Baron

Cessna 172R Skyhawk

Cessna 172S Skyhawk

Cessna 182

Cessna 182 Turbo

Cessna 206

Cessna 206 Turbo

Diamond DA40

Diamond DA42 Twinstar

$67.50/hr Prepay Rate

$75/hr Retail Rate

For more information contact Sawyer Aviation at (480) 922-5221 (option 3).