CAE wins CAD 250m in aviation training contracts

CAE has announced a series of aviation training contracts valued at more than CAD 250m with airlines and business aircraft operators worldwide, the company said.

The contracts span CAE´s commercial and business aviation training solutions. They include cadet-to-captain training programs, crew resourcing services, and the sale of 12 full-flight simulators (FFS), bringing the total number of FFS sales announced to date this fiscal year to 38.

Global customers include Jetstar Airways Japan, Jet Airways in Asia, Redstar Aviation in Europe, Shanghai Eastern Flight Training Co. (SEFTC) in China, Xiamen Airlines in China, Korean Air in South Korea, Sriwijaya Air in Indonesia, and Southwest Airlines in the United States, among others.

CAE provides training for the civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare markets. The company has 8,000 employees, 160 sites and training locations in over 35 countries, and each year, trains more than 120,000 civil and defence crewmembers, and thousands of healthcare professionals worldwide.