RSS Feed for this search

Flightsafety

FlightSafety promotes a new Director of Regulatory Affairs

FlightSafety promotes a new Director of Regulatory Affairs

FlightSafety International announces that Steve Hall has been promoted to Director, Regulatory Affairs. “Steve has the experience, leadership abilities and skills required to further strengthen FlightSafety’s position as a world leader in aviation training,” said Daniel MacLellan Senior Vice President, Operations. “He will build upon our proven success and continue to ensure our Customers receive… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 14-Nov-17

Flight Safety names a Director of Quality, Safety and Standards

Flight Safety names a Director  of Quality, Safety and Standards

FlightSafety International announces that Steve Fedynyszyn has been named Director of Quality, Safety and Standards. “We look forward to Steve’s contributions in his new role as the leader of the FlightSafety Quality and Safety Management System and in the advancement of FlightSafety Standards.” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President Operations. “His proven experience with Learning… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 13-Nov-17

Visit our website - www.sloanehelicopters.com
Visit our website - http://www.milestoneaviation.com
HeliHub.com advertising space - 240x100 Pixels

FlightSafety promotes Scott Goodwin

FlightSafety promotes Scott Goodwin

FlightSafety International announces that Scott Goodwin has been promoted to Vice President, Simulation. “We are pleased to promote Scott to Vice President, Simulation,” said Ray Johns, Executive Vice President. “Scott has the experience, leadership abilities and business skills required to further strengthen FlightSafety’s position as a world leader in the design, manufacture and support of… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 23-Oct-17

Air Methods and FlightSafety announce new training facility in Colorado

Air Methods and FlightSafety announce new training facility in Colorado

Air Methods (NASDAQ: AIRM), the global leader in emergency air medical services, and FlightSafety International, the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays, today announced the new FlightSafety Learning Center in Denver. In addition, Air Methods and FlightSafety recently welcomed the second of four FlightSafety-built Level-D qualified… Read more »

Source: Air Methods, 21-Mar-17

FlightSafety introduces new operations control specialist course for helicopter air ambulance operator

FlightSafety introduces new operations control specialist course for helicopter air ambulance operator

FlightSafety International introduces a new Operations Control Specialist course for Helicopter Air Ambulance operators. “This initial course teaches the skills needed to serve in the operational control support role and to apply those skills and techniques to effectively identify and mitigate risk in real time within the context of Helicopter Air Ambulance operational environments,” said… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 06-Mar-17

FlightSafety expands initial NVG training to B212/B412 and Airbus H135

FlightSafety expands initial NVG training to B212/B412 and Airbus H135

FlightSafety International now offers FAA-approved Part 142 Night Vision Goggle initial training for the Airbus Helicopters H135, Bell 212, and Bell 412EP using Level D qualified simulators. FlightSafety also introduces an NVG eLearning recurrent course. “The ongoing expansion of our NVG training for helicopter pilots demonstrates our investment and commitment to providing the highest quality… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 06-Mar-17

FlightSafety and Sikorsky announce new sikorsky S-76D™ graphical flight-deck simulator

FlightSafety and Sikorsky announce new sikorsky S-76D™ graphical flight-deck simulator

FlightSafety International and Sikorsky, A Lockheed Martin Company, announce the entry into service of a new Graphical Flight-deck simulator designed specifically for the Sikorsky S-76D helicopter. “The development and entry into service of a new Graphical Flight-deck simulator for the Sikorsky S-76D clearly demonstrates FlightSafety’s excellent working relationship with Sikorsky,” said David Davenport, Executive Vice… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 06-Mar-17

FlightSafety promotes Edward Koharik to General Manager

FlightSafety promotes Edward Koharik to General Manager

FlightSafety International announces that Edward Koharik has been promoted to General Manager, Visual Systems. He assumes this responsibility from Jon Hester who retired from FlightSafety after more than 35 years of experience in the design, development and support of flight simulation products and services. “We congratulate Ed on his well-deserved promotion,” said Ray Johns, Executive… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety International, 09-Feb-17

Tags: , , ,

New Lakota Flight Simulators from FlightSafety get outstanding reviews

New Lakota Flight Simulators from FlightSafety get outstanding reviews

FlightSafety International is receiving outstanding reviews from U.S. Army personnel who are using the UH-72A Lakota simulators being delivered to Flight School XXI. FlightSafety is teamed with CSRA and L-3 to provide equipment and services for U.S. Army aviation training at Flight School XXI. Training began last month using the first four UH-72A Lakota devices… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 13-Dec-16

Tags: , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Sales Director for Latin America and the Caribbean

FlightSafety appoints Sales Director for Latin America and the Caribbean

FlightSafety International is pleased to announce that Willy Vargas has been promoted to Director, Sales for Latin America and the Caribbean. He is responsible for FlightSafety’s training sales and business development activities in the region. “We congratulate Willy on his well-deserved promotion,” said Steve Gross, Senior Vice President, Commercial. “Willy is a highly effective and… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 23-Sep-16

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety announces new Assistant Manager at Dallas Learning Center

FlightSafety announces new Assistant Manager at Dallas Learning Center

FlightSafety International announces that John Healey has been named as an Assistant Manager of the company’s Dallas/Fort Worth North Learning Center. He joins Thierry Pierard who also serves as Assistant Manager. “We congratulate John on his well-deserved promotion,” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President, Operations. “John understands the unique requirements of our Customers, and is… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 12-Sep-16

Tags: , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Assistant Manager of West Palm Beach learning centre

FlightSafety appoints Assistant Manager of West Palm Beach learning centre

FlightSafety International announces that Matthew De Foe has been named Assistant Manager of the company’s Learning Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. “We look forward to Matt’s contributions as Assistant Manager of the West Palm Beach Learning Center,” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President, Operations. “Matt is a highly experienced and capable leader. Our Customers… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 09-Aug-16

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety to offer NVG training on simulators

FlightSafety to offer NVG training on simulators

FlightSafety International announces that it will offer Part 142 approved Night Vision Goggle training using Level D qualified simulators in Dallas. The courses provide in-depth instruction on the equipment and focus on the efficient and effective use of the goggles through scenario based and mission specific exercises. The FAA-approved course for the Airbus Helicopters H135… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 14-Jul-16

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety newly enhanced courseware app for iPad

FlightSafety newly enhanced courseware app for iPad

FlightSafety International introduces FlightBag, a newly enhanced courseware delivery and presentation application for iPad as well as a web-based version for Android and Windows based tablets and desktop computers. “Our Customers will appreciate the efficiency and ease of use FlightBag offers,” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President, Operations. “This next generation full-featured interactive courseware app… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 23-May-16

Tags: , , , , ,

France bestows award on FlightSafety Chairman, President & CEO

France bestows award on FlightSafety Chairman, President & CEO

FlightSafety International is pleased to announce that Bruce Whitman has received the Médaille de l’Aéronautique from France. The medal was presented by Bertrand Lortholary, Consul Général of France, in New York on April 26, 2016. “It is a great honor and privilege to receive the Médaille de l’Aéronautique. It is humbling to join those from… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 29-Apr-16

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety celebrates 65th birthday

FlightSafety celebrates 65th birthday

FlightSafety International is pleased to announce that today marks the 65th anniversary of its founding. “Today we commemorate and celebrate FlightSafety’s 65th anniversary. Throughout our history, we have focused on our mission to enhance aviation safety while providing outstanding Customer service and the highest quality training and equipment,” said Bruce Whitman, Chairman, President & CEO…. Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 30-Mar-16

Tags: , , , , ,

FAA approves FlightSafety Singapore S-76 simulator to Level-D

FAA approves FlightSafety Singapore S-76 simulator to Level-D

FlightSafety International announces that its simulator for the Sikorsky S-76C+™ and S-76C++™ located in Singapore has been qualified to Level D by the United States Federal Aviation Administration. The facility has also been approved to provide FAA PART 142 training under FlightSafety’s single certificate. “We are pleased to announce that training for the Sikorsky S-76C+… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 15-Mar-16

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety to launch EC145 Level-D simulator in Louisiana

FlightSafety to launch EC145 Level-D simulator in Louisiana

FlightSafety International announces that it will offer training for the Airbus Helicopters EC145 using a new Level D qualified simulator located at the Helicopter Flight Training Center, a Metro Aviation company, in Shreveport, Louisiana. This is the first simulator of its kind in North America. It was developed in conjunction with Metro Aviation. Training is… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 29-Feb-16

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety names Manager of new Denver Learning Center

FlightSafety names Manager of new Denver Learning Center

FlightSafety International announces that Otto Gambrel has been named Manager of the company’s new Learning Center in Denver, Colorado. “We are pleased that Otto will become Manager of our new Learning Center in Denver,” said Daniel MacLellan, Senior Vice President, Operations. “His experience and in depth understanding of aviation training and the operation of a… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 29-Feb-16

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety ready to open simulator in Singapore for S76C+ and S76C++

FlightSafety ready to open simulator in Singapore for S76C+ and S76C++

FlightSafety International and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, announce that training for Sikorsky S-76C+™ and S-76C++™ helicopters will be offered in Singapore starting in March 2016. A wide variety of training services will be provided using a new FlightSafety FS1000™ simulator. It will be qualified to Level D by the United States Federal Aviation Administration… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety International, 17-Feb-16

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints new Senior VP, Commercial

FlightSafety appoints new Senior VP, Commercial

FlightSafety International is pleased to announce that Steve Gross has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Commercial. He is responsible for FlightSafety’s business aviation and regional airline training sales activities worldwide. “Steve is most deserving of this promotion to Senior Vice President, Commercial. Our Customers around the world appreciate and value Steve’s ability to develop… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 29-Jan-16

Tags: , , , , ,

FlightSafety announces new SVP of Operations

FlightSafety announces new SVP of Operations

FlightSafety International is pleased to announce that Daniel MacLellan has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Operations. “We appreciate and value Dan’s in-depth understanding of our business and his many contributions since joining us in 1994,” said Bruce Whitman, Chairman, President & CEO. “Dan’s leadership, innovative approach, and the ways he continues to strengthen FlightSafety,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 05-Jan-16

Tags: , , , , ,

FlightSafety names new Assistant Manager of its Dallas Learning Center

FlightSafety names new Assistant Manager of its Dallas Learning Center

FlightSafety International announces that Thierry Pierard has been named as an Assistant Manager of the company’s Learning Center in Dallas, Texas. “We look forward to Thierry’s contributions as an Assistant Manager of the Dallas Learning Center,”said Daniel MacLellan, Vice President, Operations“Thierryis a highly-respected member of our management team and committed to providing our Customers with… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 16-Dec-15

Tags: , , , , ,

LAPD contracts with FlightSafety for AS350B3 simulator training

LAPD contracts with FlightSafety for AS350B3 simulator training

FlightSafety announces that it has been selected by the Los Angeles Police Department Air Support Unit to provide training for the Airbus Helicopters AS350 B3. The training will include use of the first Level D qualified simulator for the AS350 B3 and take place at FlightSafety’s new Learning Center in Denver, Colorado once it opens… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 18-Nov-15

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

FAA and EASA approve FlightSafety S76D simulator

FAA and EASA approve FlightSafety S76D simulator

FlightSafety International announced today that its Sikorsky S-76D™ helicopter simulator, located in West Palm Beach, Florida, has been qualified to Level D by the United States Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency . This is the first Level D qualification for an S-76D helicopter simulator and is the highest qualification for flight… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 18-Nov-15

Tags: , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety offers new SAR course for S92 pilots

FlightSafety offers new SAR course for S92 pilots

FlightSafety announces that it now offers a new comprehensive Search and Rescue training course for pilots who fly the Sikorsky S-92 helicopter. It is available at FlightSafety’s Learning Centers in West Palm Beach, Florida and at the Farnborough airport in the United Kingdom. “Pilots who fly the Sikorsky S-92 will benefit from FlightSafety’s new scenario-based,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 18-Nov-15

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety Bell 212/412 Level-D simulator enters service in Dallas

FlightSafety Bell 212/412 Level-D simulator enters service in Dallas

FlightSafety announces the start of training using its new interchangeable Bell Helicopter 212/412EP simulator. The simulator was recently qualified to Level D by the United States Federal Aviation Administration. It is located at FlightSafety’s Learning Center in Dallas, Texas. “We are pleased to further enhance and expand our Bell Helicopter training programs in Dallas,” said… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 18-Nov-15

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Executive Director, Visual Systems

FlightSafety appoints Executive Director, Visual Systems

FlightSafety International announces that Edward Koharik has joined the company as Executive Director, Visual Systems. “We welcome Ed to FlightSafety and look forward to his contributions as Executive Director of Visual Systems,” said Jon Hester, Vice President, Visual Systems. “Ed has over 23 years of leadership and management experience in transportation, logistics, military special operations,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 09-Oct-15

Tags: , , , , ,

Aeroglobo to provide PWC Engine training in Brazil for FlightSafety

Aeroglobo to provide PWC Engine training in Brazil for FlightSafety

FlightSafety International has selected Aeroglobo to provide Pratt & Whitney Canada Engine training in Brazil. Training will be offered at the Aeroglobo facility in Botucatu, Brazilfor P&WCPT6T, PT6A, PT6 B, PW100-Series, PW200-Series and PW500 engines. “We look forward to working with Aeroglobo to further enhanceour Pratt & Whitney Canada engine training program,” said David Davenport,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 14-Aug-15

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety to add Airbus H125, H130 and Bell 407GX simulators in Denver

FlightSafety to add Airbus H125, H130 and Bell 407GX simulators in Denver

FlightSafety International announces that it is building Level D qualified full flight simulators for single-engine helicopters operated by many law enforcement and other public safety agencies. The Airbus AS350 B3, Airbus EC130T2, and Bell 407GX simulators will be installed at the new Learning Center FlightSafety is building adjacent to the Denver International Airport in Colorado…. Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 14-Jul-15

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety International names new Executive Director, Simulation

FlightSafety International names new Executive Director, Simulation

FlightSafety International announces that Scott Goodwin has been named Executive Director, Simulation. “Scott’s 30 years of experience with aircraft operations and training in the U.S. Air Force, and his contributions to FlightSafety since joining us in 2014, make him uniquely qualified to take on this important role,” said John Van Maren, Vice President, Simulation. Scott… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 10-Jul-15

Tags: , , , , ,

Deccan Charters to provide PWC engine training in India for FlightSafety

Deccan Charters to provide PWC engine training in India for FlightSafety

FlightSafety International has signed an agreement withDeccan Charters Pvt Ltd to provide Pratt & Whitney Canada Engine training in India. Training will be offered at Deccan’s facility in Bangalore on an extensive range of P&WC’s turboprop, turbofan, and turboshaft aircraft engines including the PT6A, PW 100, PT6T, PW 200 series. Courses are scheduled to begin… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 05-Jun-15

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Marketing Director

FlightSafety appoints Marketing Director

FlightSafety International announces that Kyle Davis has been appointed Executive Director, Marketing for the company’s business and commercial aviation training activities. “We congratulate Kyle on his new position,” said David Davenport, Executive Vice President. “Kyle has an in-depth understanding of Customer requirements, and the ability to develop innovative programs and solutions that will help to… Read more »

Source: Flight Safety International, 18-Mar-15

Tags: , , ,

FlightSafety is first training provider to meet FAA Safety Management System requirements

FlightSafety is first training provider to meet FAA Safety Management System requirements

FlightSafety International announces that it is the first FAR Part 142 training provider to be recognized by the Federal Aviation Administration for meeting its Safety Management System requirements. “We are pleased and proud of this significant accomplishment,” said Bruce Whitman, President and CEO. “Receiving this recognition from the FAA further demonstrates FlightSafety’s commitment to achieve… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 06-Mar-15

Tags: , , , , ,

Flightsafety And Air Methods To Significantly Enhance Training For Single-Engine Helicopters with Level D Qualified Simulators

Flightsafety And Air Methods To Significantly Enhance Training For Single-Engine Helicopters with Level D Qualified Simulators

FlightSafety International is building Level D qualified full flight simulators for single-engine helicopters that will significantly enhance the quality and effectiveness of training. “Building simulators for single-engine helicopters that will be Level D qualified demonstrates our commitment to enhance safety and to provide flight crews with access to the highest quality training,” said David Davenport,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 03-Mar-15

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Flightsafety International to increase its Fleet of Advanced Helicopter Simulators By Over 40%

Flightsafety International to increase its Fleet of Advanced Helicopter Simulators By Over 40%

FlightSafety International plans to increase its fleet of advanced helicopter simulators by over40 percent. “Since building the first Level D qualified helicopter simulator more than 20 years ago, FlightSafety has continuously invested in new programs and facilities designed specifically to serve and support the helicopter industry,” said David Davenport, Executive Vice President. “We offer the… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 03-Mar-15

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety location in Louisiana becomes AgustaWestland Authorised Training Centre

FlightSafety location in Louisiana becomes AgustaWestland Authorised Training Centre

AgustaWestland announced today the approval of the FlightSafety International Learning Centre in Lafayette, Louisiana, USA as an AgustaWestland Authorised Training Centre. FlightSafety International has been providing AW139 Training since May, 2013. Courses for the popular AW139 intermediate helicopter delivered from the Learning Centre benefit from an AW139 Level D qualified Full Flight Simulator which features… Read more »

Source: AgustaWestland, 13-Feb-15

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints new Visual Systems VP

FlightSafety appoints new Visual Systems VP

FlightSafety International announces that Jon Hester has been promoted to Vice President, Visual Systems. “We are very pleased to promote Jon to Vice President, Visual Systems,” said Bruce Whitman, President & CEO. “Our Customers and Teammates appreciate and value his leadership, 35 years of experience in simulation, and proven ability to guide the design, development,… Read more »

Source: Flightsafety, 29-Jan-15

Tags: , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Executive Vice President, Commercial

FlightSafety appoints Executive Vice President, Commercial

FlightSafety International announces that David Davenport has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Commercial. “We are very pleased to promote David Davenport to Executive Vice President,Commercial,” said Bruce Whitman, President & CEO. “David has continuously made significant contributions to FlightSafety’s business and commercial aircraft training programs. Our Customers appreciate his in-depth understanding of their needs,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 06-Jan-15

Tags: , , , ,

Flightsafety to offer EC145 training using a new FS1000 level D qualified simulator

Flightsafety to offer EC145 training using a new FS1000 level D qualified simulator

FlightSafety International announces that it will offer training for the Airbus EC145 helicopter. The design and manufacture of the FlightSafety FS1000 simulator for the EC145 is well underway. It is expected toreceive Level D qualification and enter service at a FlightSafetyLearning Center early in 2016. “Our significant experience in providing training for helicopters will ensure… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 23-Dec-14

Tags: , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety and ASA to establish a Learning Center in Abu Dhabi

FlightSafety and ASA to establish a Learning Center in Abu Dhabi

FlightSafety International and Abu Dhabi Aviation have signeda Letter of Intentto establish a Learning Center in Abu Dhabi. The signing took place at the Middle East Business Aviation conference in Dubai. This follows the Memorandum of Understanding signed in October, 2014. “Signing this Letter of Intent with Abu Dhabi Aviation to establish a new Learning… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 10-Dec-14

Tags: , , , ,

FlightSafety and Air Methods announce a new Learning Center in Colorado

FlightSafety and Air Methods announce a new Learning Center in Colorado

FlightSafety International announces that it has entered into a comprehensive long-term agreement with Air Methods – the global leader in air medical transportation – to provide four LevelD qualified full flight simulators at the Company’s new Learning Center in Colorado.  The facility is scheduled to open in 2016. “We look forward to opening this new… Read more »

Source: Flight Safety, 08-Dec-14

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Flightsafety International appoints Senior Advisor to the CEO

Flightsafety International appoints Senior Advisor to the CEO

FlightSafety International announces that Steven Loranger has joined the company as a Senior Advisor to the CEO. “We are very pleased and proud that Steve Loranger has joined FlightSafety,” said Bruce Whitman, President & CEO. “His proven leadership abilities, in-depth knowledge of the aerospace industry, and experience as a long-time Customer, will benefit FlightSafety and… Read more »

Source: Flightsafety, 13-Nov-14

Tags: , , ,

FlightSafety and ADA to build Learning Center in Abu Dhabi

FlightSafety and ADA to build Learning Center in Abu Dhabi

FlightSafety International and Abu Dhabi Aviation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a world-class Learning Center in Abu Dhabi. “FlightSafety is pleased to partner with Abu Dhabi Aviation to establish a new Learning Center,” said Bruce Whitman, President & CEO. “It will set a new standard of excellence for aviation training in the… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 22-Oct-14

Tags: , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Vice President & Senior Counsel

FlightSafety appoints Vice President & Senior Counsel

FlightSafety International announces that Neil Whiteman has joined the company as Vice President & Senior Counsel for FlightSafety Services Corporation. “We are very pleased to welcome Neil to FlightSafety,” said Tom Eff, Senior Vice President & General Counsel. “Neil is a highly respected and experienced leader. FlightSafety will benefit from his legal and management experience… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 04-Sep-14

Tags: , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Director of International Teammate Resources

FlightSafety appoints Director of International Teammate Resources

FlightSafety International announces that Tracey Clough has been promoted to Director, International Teammate Resources. “Tracey’s promotion to Director, International Teammate Resources, is well-deserved and representative of the many significant contributions she is making to FlightSafety,” said Diana Wheeler, Senior Vice President, Teammate Resources. “Her commitment and ability to support our Teammates are most appreciated.” Tracey’s… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 04-Sep-14

Tags: , , ,

Flightsafety International and Sikorsky plan S76D, S92A and S76C++ training in Asia

Flightsafety International and Sikorsky plan S76D, S92A and S76C++ training in Asia

FlightSafety International and Sikorsky plan to offer training for the Sikorsky S-76D™, Sikorsky S-92A®, and Sikorsky S-76C+/C++™ helicopters in Asia. “This new capability will augment FlightSafety’s reach in Asia and provide Sikorsky helicopter operators in the region with the highest quality training using our advanced technology Level D qualified simulators,” said Bruce Whitman, President &… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 16-Jul-14

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Flightsafety appoints Director, Training Operations

Flightsafety appoints Director, Training Operations

FlightSafety International has appointed Paul Kuchta to Director, Training Operations. He will manage the implementation of policies and procedures related to the company’s aircraft maintenance technician and cabin safety training programs. “We look forward to Paul’s contributions to our maintenance and cabin safety programs,” said Daniel MacLellan, Vice President, Operations.  “Our Customers and Teammates who… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 30-Jun-14

Tags: , , , , ,

Flightsafety appoints new Assistant Manager in Dallas, Texas

Flightsafety appoints new Assistant Manager in Dallas, Texas

FlightSafety International announces that Robert Standley has been promoted to an Assistant Manager at the company’s Learning Center in Dallas, Texas. He will oversee the Dassault Falcon, Gulfstream and Pratt & Whitney Canada maintenance training programs offered at the Center. “We are pleased that Bob has joined the Dallas Learning Center team. Our Customers will… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 30-Jun-14

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints new Executive Director, Government Contract Training

FlightSafety appoints new Executive Director, Government Contract Training

FlightSafety International has promoted Mark Salzano to Executive Director, Government Contract Training. He assumes overall responsibility for securing and managing the business and commercial aircraft training FlightSafety provides to government agencies.  Mark will succeed Bill Nugent, Vice President, Government Contract Training, when he retires on June 30, 2014. “Providing training to government agencies for business… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 30-Jun-14

Tags: , , , , ,

Flightsafety appoints Director Business Development, Commercial Training

Flightsafety appoints Director Business Development, Commercial Training

FlightSafety International announces that Patrick Coulter has been promoted to Director, Business Development, Commercial Training. “Patrick’s leadership skills, operational experience, business acumen, and commitment to excellence made him the ideal choice for this important business development role,” said David Davenport, Senior Vice President. “He will work to enhance existing relationships and pursue new opportunities to… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 14-May-14

Tags: , , , , ,

FlightSafety announces Courseware Support Director

FlightSafety announces Courseware Support Director

FlightSafety International announces that Jennifer Bensky has been promoted to Director, Courseware Support. She succeeds Jon Pollack who has been named Director, Business Development, Rotorcraft. Jennifer will oversee the design, development and distribution of training materials and FlightSafety’s Specialty and Enrichment training programs. She will also lead strategic initiatives, research and development, technology support, and… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 24-Apr-14

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety to host the 2014 Flight Simulation Engineering and Maintenance Conference

FlightSafety to host the 2014 Flight Simulation Engineering and Maintenance Conference

FlightSafety International announces that it will host the 2014 Flight Simulation Engineering and Maintenance Conference. It will be held September 15 to18, at the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel and Convention Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The conference is expected to be attended by more than 300 flight simulation experts from around the world. Attendees and participants will… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 24-Apr-14

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety names new Rotorcraft Business Development Director

FlightSafety names new Rotorcraft Business Development Director

FlightSafety International announces that Jon Pollack has been named Director, Business Development, Rotorcraft. “We look forward to Jon’s many contributions in his new role as Director, Business Development, Rotorcraft,” said David Davenport, Senior Vice President. “Jon will work to develop and establish training programs and locations designed to meet the current and future requirements of… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 23-Apr-14

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety announces new Assistant Manager at West Palm Beach

FlightSafety announces new Assistant Manager at West Palm Beach

FlightSafety International announces that Otto Gambrel has been promoted to Assistant Manager of its Learning Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. Otto joined FlightSafety in 2001 as an instructor at the Savannah Learning Center.  He most recently served as Program Manager at the company’s Learning Center in Hong Kong. Previously, Otto was responsible for FlightSafety’s… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 22-Apr-14

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Senior Director, Business Development and Marketing, Government

FlightSafety appoints Senior Director, Business Development and Marketing, Government

FlightSafety International announces that Christopher Adams has been appointed Senior Director, Business Development and Marketing, Government. “We congratulate Chris on his new position and look forward to his contributions to FlightSafety’s government programs,” said Ray Johns, Senior Vice President. “Chris is a highly effective and experienced leader. He has an in-depth understanding of Customer requirements,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 31-Mar-14

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints Regional Business Development Director for Europe and Africa

FlightSafety appoints Regional Business Development Director for Europe and Africa

FlightSafety International announces that John Cameron has joined the company as Regional Director, Business Development, Commercial Simulation. He will support FlightSafety’s flight simulator sales efforts in Europe and Africa. “We are pleased that John has joined our Business Development team,” said John Van Maren, Vice President, Simulation. “Commercial airlines in Europe and Africa will benefit… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 31-Mar-14

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

EC135 Level D Full Motion Simulator arrives at Helicopter Flight Training Center

EC135 Level D Full Motion Simulator arrives at Helicopter Flight Training Center

Since its opening in 2012, the Helicopter Flight Training Center has seen continuous expansion, and recently added its first full motion simulator.  The EC135 P2+ Level D Full Flight Simulator arrived from FlightSafety International’s DFW facility. “We have anticipated the arrival of the full motion simulator and are very excited to begin utilizing it for training,”… Read more »

Source: Metro Aviation, 21-Mar-14

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety install new EC135 simulator in Dallas

FlightSafety install new EC135 simulator in Dallas

FlightSafety International announces the installation of its new Airbus EC135 helicopter simulator in Dallas, Texas. Training is expected to begin in April 2014 following FAA Level D qualification. “Installing a new Airbus EC135 helicopter simulator in Dallas shows FlightSafety’s commitment and ability to respond quickly to Customer needs,” said Steve Gross, Vice President Sales. “They… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 24-Feb-14

Tags: , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety to offer S92 simulator in Sao Paulo from third quarter

FlightSafety to offer S92 simulator in Sao Paulo from third quarter

FlightSafety International announces that it will offer training for the Sikorsky S-92 in São Paulo, Brazil. Training using a new Level D qualified full flight simulator is expected to begin in Q3 2014. “Offering training for the Sikorsky S-92 in São Paulo demonstrates our commitment to support Sikorsky and to provide Customers with the highest… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 24-Feb-14

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoints new Manager, Specialty and Enrichment Training Program

FlightSafety appoints new Manager, Specialty and Enrichment Training Program

FlightSafety International announces that Marin Todorov has been promoted to Manager, Specialty and Enrichment Training Programs. “We congratulate Marin on this well-deserved promotion,” said Daniel MacLellan, Vice President, Operations. “FlightSafety is committed to offer the highest quality, most comprehensive line up of specialty and enrichment training programs. Marin’s leadership will help to ensure that our… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 23-Jan-14

Tags: , , , , ,

Four FlightSafety helicopter simulators with VITAL 1100 visuals receive FAA Level D approval

Four FlightSafety helicopter simulators with VITAL 1100 visuals receive FAA Level D approval

FlightSafety International announces that five of its simulators equipped with the recently introduced VITAL 1100 visual system have been qualified to Level D by EASA and the FAA. Three additional VITAL 1100 equipped simulators are scheduled to receive Level D qualification in the next few months. “The VITAL 1100 is leading the industry with unprecedented… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 22-Jan-14

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Global Helicopter Simulators Market 2014-2018

Global Helicopter Simulators Market 2014-2018

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:  Global Helicopter Simulators Market 2014-2018 TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Helicopter Simulators market to grow at a CAGR of 2.80 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing demand for commercial aircrafts…. Read more »

Source: Reportlinker, 21-Jan-14

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety names new Manager for Dallas Learning Center

FlightSafety names new Manager for Dallas Learning Center

FlightSafety International announces that Kelly Allender has been named Manager of the company’s Learning Center in Dallas, Texas. He replaces Daniel MacLellan who was recently promoted to Vice President, Operations. “We congratulate Kelly on his new position as Manager of the Dallas Learning Center,” said Greg McGowan, Senior Vice President Operations. “His experience, leadership skills… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 13-Dec-13

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety Academy appoints Managing Director, Marketing and Sales

FlightSafety Academy appoints Managing Director, Marketing and Sales

FlightSafety International announces that Ralph Leach has joined the FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, Florida, as Managing Director, Marketing and Sales. “We are pleased that Ralph has joined the FlightSafety Academy marketing and sales team and look forward to his many contributions,” said Steve Gross, Vice President, Sales, FlightSafety International. “He will serve the growing… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 26-Nov-13

Tags: , , , , ,

FlightSafety appoint new Assistant Manager at Farnborough Learning Center

FlightSafety appoint new Assistant Manager at Farnborough Learning Center

FlightSafety International announces that David Judge has been promoted to Assistant Manager of the company’s Learning Center located at the London Farnborough airport in the United Kingdom. “We are pleased to promote Dave to Assistant Manager,” said Paul Hewett, Manager, Farnborough Learning Center. “His experience, leadership abilities, and dedication to provide outstanding service and the… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety International, 19-Nov-13

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety promotes new VP Operations from within

FlightSafety promotes new VP Operations from within

FlightSafety International announces that Daniel MacLellan has been promoted to Vice President, Operations. He will assume responsibility for operations at FlightSafety’s worldwide network of Learning Centers from Greg McGowan, Senior Vice President, Operations, when he retires at the end of 2013. “We congratulate Dan on his well-deserved promotion,” said Bruce Whitman, President & CEO. “FlightSafety’s… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 05-Nov-13

Tags: , , , , , ,

Simulators arrive at Metro Aviation

Simulators arrive at Metro Aviation

Metro Aviation announces that FlightSafety International will provide flight simulators for its Helicopter Flight Training Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. “As an operator of more than 100 aircraft, Metro requires each of our pilots to undergo simulator training. This agreement with FlightSafety demonstrates Metro Aviation’s dedication to safety and commitment to operate and maintain our aircraft… Read more »

Source: Metro Aviation, 24-Oct-13

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Metro Aviation announces new Simulator Technician

Metro Aviation announces new Simulator Technician

Metro Aviation and FlightSafety International (FSI) recently announced the arrival of FSI simulators at the Helicopter Flight Training Center in Shreveport, Louisiana.  Metro is pleased to welcome John Forsythe as the primary Simulator Technician.  Forsythe’s primary focus is to provide technical support of the simulators on a daily basis. Forsythe retired from the United States… Read more »

Source: Metro Aviation, 23-Oct-13

Tags: , , , , , ,

FlightSafety demos updated training materials iPad App at NBAA 2013

FlightSafety demos updated training materials iPad App at NBAA 2013

FlightSafety International announces that it will demonstrate its newly enhanced training materials iPad App at the 2013 National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition. “FlightSafety’s newly enhanced iPad App offers interactive features that increase the efficiency and effectiveness of training while providing convenient access to pre-study and classroom course materials,” said Greg McGowan, Senior Vice President,… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 21-Oct-13

Tags: , , , ,

FlightSafety adds new web-based ADS-B course

FlightSafety adds new web-based ADS-B course

FlightSafety International announces that it will offer a new web-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) Courseas part of the ongoing expansion of the company’s eLearning programs. “The high quality, comprehensive courses we offer over the internet are proven to be an effective and efficient method of training for a wide variety of subjects.” said… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 21-Oct-13

Tags: , , , , ,

FlightSafety enhances its myFlightSafety customer portal

FlightSafety enhances its myFlightSafety customer portal

FlightSafety International announces significant new functionality to its myFlightSafety Customer portal. The enhancements will be demonstrated at the 2013 National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition. myFlightSafety provides flight department managers, pilots, maintenance technicians and other aviation professionals with password protected access to the information needed to manage their training online. “FlightSafety’s ongoing investment in extending… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 21-Oct-13

Tags: , , , , ,

FlightSafety names new VP of FlightSafety Services Corporation

FlightSafety names new VP of FlightSafety Services Corporation

FlightSafety International announces that Ron Ladnier has been promoted to Vice President, FlightSafety Services Corporation. He replaces Mike Sangster who will be retiring from his full time position at the end of 2013. Mike will continue to serve as a consultant. “We are pleased to promote Ron to Vice President, FlightSafety Services Corporation,” said Bruce… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 16-Oct-13

Tags: , , , , , ,

Metro Aviation to Host Pratt & Whitney Maintenance Course

Metro Aviation to Host Pratt & Whitney Maintenance Course

Metro Aviation will host a Pratt & Whitney Canada PW 206/207 Line and Base Maintenance factory maintenance training program at the new state-of-the-art helicopter training center in Shreveport, Louisiana.  The classes are presented by FlightSafety International. These instructor-led programs feature classroom lecture combined with practical, hands on applications. The course emphasizes the ability to identify,… Read more »

Source: Metro Aviation, 04-Oct-13

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

FlightSafety introduces new generation VITAL 1100 visual system

FlightSafety introduces new generation VITAL 1100 visual system

“VITAL 1100 offers unprecedented fidelity for a wide variety of uses with full flight simulators and a complete range of other advanced training devices,” said Jon Hester, General Manager, Visual Systems. “Our team of highly qualified engineers and designers developed VITAL 1100 based on Customer requirements and the experience gained during more than 44 years… Read more »

Source: FlightSafety, 01-Oct-13

Tags: , , , ,