FlightSafety International Promotes Brady Peikert To Assistant Manager, Orlando Learning Center

NEW YORK (September 16, 2016) – FlightSafety International announces that Brady Peikert has been promoted to Assistant Manager of the company’s Learning Center in Orlando, Florida.

“We are pleased that Brady has joined the Orlando Center as Assistant Manager,” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President, Operations.  “Our Customers and Teammates will benefit from his expertise in training, commitment to excellence, and close to 10 years of experience with FlightSafety.”

Brady joined FlightSafety at the St. Louis Learning Center in 2007 as an Instructor for Embraer E170, Embraer E190, and Saab 340 aircraft.  He was promoted to Program Manager for Embraer E170 and Embraer E190 training in 2009 and to Program Manager for Embraer Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 training in 2012. He most recently served at the Center as Assistant Director of Standards.

Prior to joining FlightSafety Brady held various roles at Republic Airlines and several Part 121 aircraft operators. They included working as a captain, instructor, check airman and Manager of Flight Training and Standards.

He holds an Airline Transport Pilot Certificate and is a Certified Flight Instructor with Instrument and Multi-Engine Instructor ratings.  Brady holds type ratings in the Saab 340, ERJ 170/190 and EMB Legacy 500 aircraft with over 3,500 hours of flight time.  He graduated from Montana State University with a Bachelor of Science.

The Orlando Learning Center offers training programs for a wide variety of Cessna Citation aircraft.  They include the Citation Mustang, Citation CJ2, Citation CJ3, Citation CJ4, Citation Bravo, Citation Encore, Citation Encore+, Citation Excel, Citation Sovereign, Citation X, Citation XLS, and Citation XLS+.

FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides more than 1.3 million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full-flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa and the United Kingdom.

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