L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) has announced that its Commercial Training Solutions (CTS) business has been selected by easyJet to provide simulator time on a new RealitySevenâ¢ Full Flight Simulator (FFS) at the L3 CTS London Training Center, a state-of-the-art facility that is being developed near London Gatwick Airport, the company said.
The two-year agreement, which begins in October 2017, will provide easyJet guaranteed simulator availability to help support its recurrent training program and recruitment strategy. Training will commence on L3´s new A320 FFS, which is conveniently situated near easyJet´s base at Gatwick Airport, before moving to L3´s new 150,000-square-foot London Training Center in 2018.
L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) is a worldprovider of providing intelligent total training solutions for pilots and maintainers across a wide range of commercial platforms. L3 CTS provides a full spectrum of state-of-the-art training solutions, including cadet pilot training, airline training, aircrew resourcing, training centers and high-fidelity simulation products.
The company is headquartered in Crawley, U.K., and delivers training, resourcing and systems production from global centers in Southampton, Bournemouth and Coventry in the U.K.; Minnesota and Florida in the USA.; Hamilton, New Zealand; and Bangkok, Thailand. L3 CTS is part of L3 Technologies´ Electronic Systems business segment. To learn more about L3 CTS, visit the company´s websites at www.L3CTS.com and www.L3AirlineAcademy.com.
Headquartered in New York City, L3 Technologies employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide and is a provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training. The company reported 2016 sales of USD 10.5 billion.