CAE lands Asian flight simulator contracts

Contracts are worth more than C$65 million

January 13, 2012
by Purchasing b2b staff

MONTREAL: Flight modeling, simulation and training company CAE has landed contracts for five Level D full-flight simulators (FFS) to customers in Asia. They include an Airbus A320 and a Boeing 737 to Air China; a Boeing 737 to Shandong Airlines of China; an A320 to the new Cebu Pacific-CAE joint venture aviation training centre in the Philippines; and an A320 for Alpha Aviation Group’s flight training academy in the Philippines. CAE also received contracts for CAE Simfinity integrated procedures trainers and for simulator update services from several airlines.

“China and the rest of Asia are leading the world in commercial aircraft deliveries, and we are pleased that our longtime presence in the region continues to position us at the forefront of this dynamic market,” said Jeff Roberts, CAE’s Group President, Civil Simulation Products, Training and Services.

The contracts are worth more than C$65 million at list prices, and bring the total number of FFS sales that CAE has announced to date during fiscal year 2012 to 30.