NEW YORK (January 22, 2020) – FlightSafety Textron Aviation Training announces that Rachel Runner has been promoted to Manager of the Wichita Cessna Learning Center.
“Rachel is an outstanding leader who is dedicated to provide our Customers with outstanding service and the highest quality training,” said Rich High, CEO, FlightSafety Textron Aviation Training. “Since joining FlightSafety in 2008, Rachel has developed an in-depth understanding of our business and has excelled in the wide variety of positions she has held.”
She joined the company at the Cessna Learning Center as an Intern from the Kansas State Polytechnic aviation program. Upon graduation, Rachel then served in a variety of roles with increasing responsibility. They include the Assistant to the Director of Quality Management Systems, Operations Support and Compliance Coordinator and Director of Quality Management Systems. She was promoted to Assistant Manager of the Center in 2017.
Rachel earned a Bachelor of Science degree in technology management and an Associate of Science in applied business from Kansas State University. She also received a Master of Business Administration in Aviation from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and holds a private pilot certificate from the FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, Florida.
The Cessna Learning Center offers training for the Citation Sovereign, Sovereign+, Citation X, Citation X+, Encore, Latitude, and CJ3 using a fleet of six full flight simulators.
FlightSafety Textron Aviation Training serves operators of Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker aircraft at 17 Learning Centers around the world, using a fleet of 89 full flight simulators.
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. Over 2,000 highly qualified instructors provide more than 1.4 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, Hong Kong, India, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa and the United Kingdom.
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