New FAA rule allows more sim time for instrument training

The FAA has issued a rule increasing the number of aviation training device (ATD) hours pilots may count toward an instrument rating. As requested by AOPA, the rule will allow pilots to log up to 20 hours of simulator training time in approved aviation training devices.

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