Boeing acquisition enhances capability to train pilots for international airline customers

Boeing (NYSE: BA) said it has acquired Peters Software GmbH, a market leading provider of European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) based training content for early stage pilot training.

Located in Cologne, Germany, Peters Software specializes in curriculum and materials for commercial and private pilots operating in rapidly growing markets aligned with EASA.

Terms of the agreement are not being disclosed. Peters Software and its team of approximately 20 full time employees joined Boeing upon contractual signing.

Boeing trains approximately 1,200 flight, maintenance, and cabin safety personnel daily throughout its global training network. Boeing provides a comprehensive portfolio of pilot, maintenance and cabin safety training at 17 campuses on six continents.