FlightSafety to Offer Training For the Embraer Legacy 650 at Its Learning Center in Paris, France

NEW YORK (April 2, 2014) – FlightSafety International announces that it will offer training for the Embraer Legacy 650 executive jet at its Learning Center located at the Paris-Le Bourget airport in France.

“Providing training for the Legacy 650 in Paris is another example of FlightSafety’s commitment and ability to offer the highest quality training at conveniently located Learning Centers, “said Steve Gross, Vice President, Sales.

Training for the Legacy 650 is expected to begin early in 2015. The program will include initial, recurrent and update training for pilots, maintenance technicians, and flight attendants who operate and support the Legacy 650. The program will feature a FlightSafety built Level D qualified full flight simulator equipped with the latest technology.

FlightSafety’s Paris-Le Bourget Center offers training for the Embraer EMB 120, ERJ 145, and E-Jets 170/190. It also provides training for the Dassault Falcon 10/100, Falcon 20/20-5 Falcon 50, Falcon 900, Falcon 900EX EASy/DX/LX, Falcon 2000, Falcon 2000DX, Falcon 2000EX EASy, and Falcon 7X. Training for the Cessna Citation II and Citation V is available at the Center as well.

The Center offers a wide range of crew emergency and flight attendant training. It is provided using Cabin Trainers for the Embraer E-Jets 170/190, and Falcon 2000, Emergency Exit Trainers for Gulfstream and Hawker aircraft, as well as a Cabin Fire Trainer.

FlightSafety serves Embraer as its factory-authorized training provider for the E-Jets family of commercial jets, as well as the Lineage, and Legacy executive jets. Training for Embraer aircraft is offered by FlightSafety at eight locations using a fleet of 23 full flight simulators and other advanced training devices.

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 a 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, South Africa, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom.