TRU plans Cessna Citation CJ4, CJ3+, M2 flight training programs

RU Simulation + Training Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, is expanding its ProFlight® training capability for several popular Cessna business jet models, including the Cessna Citation CJ4, Cessna Citation CJ3+ and Cessna Citation M2, the company said.

Pilot training for the Citation CJ4 will be offered at TRU´s West Coast training center in Carlsbad, California, while the Citation CJ3+ and Citation M2 training will be offered at TRU´s East Coast training center in Tampa, Florida.

All three of the program´s full flight simulators are expected to receive Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification in the fourth quarter of 2016. On-site recurrent courses are slated to be available in the fourth quarter of 2016, while the Current 365® course and popular distance learning option is planned to be available in the first quarter of 2017.

TRU Simulation + Training Inc. delivers end-to-end flight training solutions to the commercial and military markets while providing superior technical support and customer service. Headquartered in Goose Creek, S.C., the company is known for its Air Transport Simulation, Business & Military Simulation, Mission & Maintenance Training, and Training Centers & Services.

Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, Textron Systems, and TRU Simulation + Training.