CAE announced today the addition of a fourth Dassault Falcon 7X full-flight simulator (FFS) to its global training network. The simulator is expected to be ready for training in 2015 at a yet to be disclosed location. CAE is an Authorized Training Provider for the Falcon Jet.
"With more than 200 Falcon 7X aircraft delivered, the extension of the Falcon 7X simulator network will benefit our growing fleet of operators," said Frederic Leboeuf, Falcon Operational Support Directorate, Dassault Aviation.
"We are a proud training partner of Dassault Falcon and we continue to support their growing fleet by adding this Falcon 7X simulator," said Nick Leontidis, CAE Group President, Civil Simulation Products, Training and Services. "We will work closely with Dassault to determine the best location for service, based on localized customer demand, existing network of training devices and the travel needs of the Dassault Falcon 7X operators."
CAE's Falcon 7X Level D FFSs are currently located in Morristown, New Jersey, Burgess Hill, United Kingdom, and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As a factory approved training provider, CAE delivers Falcon training for the 2000, 2000 EX/EASy, 900, 900B, 900 EX, 900 EX/EASy, 900 EASy II, 50, 50EX, 10 and the 7X.
CAE offers business aviation training on more than 80 different aircraft platforms and operates over 60 full-flight simulators in a global network of eight locations, including: Amsterdam, Netherlands; São Paulo, Brazil; Shanghai, China; Dubai, UAE; London, UK; New York, Phoenix, and Dallas, USA.
CAE (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) is a global leader in modeling, simulation and training for civil aviation and defense. The company employs approximately 8,000 people at more than 100 sites and training locations in approximately 30 countries. CAE offers civil aviation, military, and helicopter training services in more than 45 locations worldwide and trains approximately 100,000 crewmembers yearly. In addition, the CAE Oxford Aviation Academy offers training to aspiring pilot cadets in 11 CAE-operated flight schools. CAE's business is diversified, ranging from the sale of simulation products to providing comprehensive services such as training and aviation services, integrated enterprise solutions, in-service support and crew sourcing. The company applies simulation expertise and operational experience to help customers enhance safety, improve efficiency, maintain readiness and solve challenging problems. CAE is leveraging its simulation capabilities in new markets such as healthcare and mining. www.cae.com
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