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CAE launches a year of celebrations for its 70th anniversary

3/17/2017 01:45:00
CAE launches a year of celebrations for its 70th anniversary

CAE launches a year of celebrations for its 70th anniversary

  • Starting with 18 employees in a vacant hangar in the suburbs of Montreal, CAE is now an 8,000-people strong global company focused on training  
  • Unique public company with over $5 billion equity market capitalization

Montreal, Canada, March 17, 2017 - (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) - Founded on Saint Patrick's Day in 1947, CAE is launching today a year of celebrations with its 8,000 employees worldwide to commemorate its 70th anniversary. CAE is today a global...

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CAE achieves a key milestone in its Gulfstream G650 training program

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Geneva, Switzerland, May 24, 2016  (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) - CAE announced today at the 2016 European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (EBACE) that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has qualified its CAE 7000XR Gulfstream G650 full-flight simulator (FFS) to Level D, the highest qualification for flight simulators. The training program for the Gulfstream G650 will be located at the Emirates-CAE Flight Training centre in Dubai, UAE.

The program will utilize the latest and innovative training tools including CAE Simfinity XR Series ground school training solutions, featuring classroom software, distance learning and a tablet application for course materials...

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Embraer-CAE Training Services to launch Phenom 100 and 300 jet training in Amsterdam

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Geneva, Switzerland, May24, 2016  (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) - Embraer-CAE Training Services (ECTS), a joint venture between Embraer and CAE, announced today at the 2016 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) that it will further expand its training programs for Embraer Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 pilots and maintenance technicians through the addition of a new location at CAE's training centre in Amsterdam.

The training program will feature a CAE-built full-flight simulator (FFS), equipped with a Garmin Prodigy-Touch avionics system, and is expected to be ready for training in the first quarter of 2018.

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CAE launches Business Aviation Upset Prevention and Recovery Training to help prevent Loss of Control In-Flight

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Geneva, Switzerland, May 24, 2016  (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) - CAE announced today at the 2016 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) that its business aviation Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) program is ready for training, reaffirming its leadership position in helping prevent Loss of Control In-Flight (LOC-I). The course curriculum has been updated and business aviation CAE instructors have completed training earlier this month in accordance to EASA regulations. In order to support the needs of its customers, CAE offers customized recurrent training and operator conversion courses to meet UPRT regulatory requirements.

Flexible and Comprehensive UPRT...

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CAE Oslo training centre named Approved Simulation Centre by Airbus Helicopters

Louiseville, Kentucky (United States), March 2, 2016  (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) - Airbus Helicopters has designated CAE's Olso helicopter training centre an Airbus Helicopters Approved Simulation Centre for H225 recurrent training. This is the culmination of a process that included a rigorous evaluation of the centre's H225 simulator verifying its fidelity based on Airbus Helicopter's simulation package, and completion of an Airbus-led training program for CAE instructors. To maintain the Airbus Helicopters Simulation Centre Approval, CAE must adhere to a schedule of audits and regular monitoring. CAE is the first independent simulation training provider to receive this distinction.  

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Dassault renews CAE as an Authorized Training Provider

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, November 17, 2015  (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) -  CAE and Dassault announced today at the annual Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA 2015) that, after a rigorous audit, Dassault Aviation has renewed CAE's Certificate of Approval as an Authorized Training Provider in accordance with the Falcon Training Policy Manual (FTPM). This is the highest level of certification attainable by a flight training organization. The audit is part of the Dassault Authorized Training Provider authorization program designed to assure quality training services for all Falcon-affiliated personnel.

"We are honored to have our Authorized Training Provider Certificate renewed,"...

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CAE and Líder Aviação joint venture training program to expand with AW139 full-flight simulator

Montreal, Canada, October 20, 2015  (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) -  CAE, a world leader in aviation training, and Líder Aviação, the largest helicopter operator in Brazil, today announced the expansion of the joint venture training program between CAE and Líder with the purchase of a CAE 3000 Series full-flight simulator (FFS) replicating the AW139 aircraft. The new AW139 FFS will be jointly developed by CAE and AgustaWestland and will be qualified to Level D, the highest qualification for flight simulators by both the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (ANAC) of Brazil. This latest AW139 device...

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CAE launches Airbus Helicopters H225 training in its Oslo training centre

London, United Kingdom, October 5, 2015  (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) -- CAE announced today, on the eve of Helitech International, that its Airbus Helicopters H225 full-flight simulator (FFS) located in its Olso, Norway, training centre was qualified to Level D, the highest qualification for flight simulators by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), and is now ready for training. The H225 training program, conveniently located adjacent to Oslo's Gardermoen Airport, offers initial and recurrent training as well as mission specific training for offshore oil and gas, search and rescue (SAR) and military operating profiles.   

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Falcon 5X Rollout: CAE proud to be the exclusive training provider

Bordeaux, France June 2, 2015 - (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) - As Dassault rolls out its Falcon 5X business jet today in Bordeaux, France, CAE is  preparing its program as the exclusive Dassault-Approved Training Provider  (DATP).  

As DATP, CAE will provide advanced pilot, maintenance and cabin crew training for the new Falcon 5X long-range business jet. CAE will work closely with Dassault to determine the best initial location for deployment of training services based on customer demand. Additional deployments are also planned to support the growth of the Falcon 5X aircraft fleet. As a factory-approved training provider for Dassault...

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CAE announces that five new business and helicopter aviation programs are, or will soon be, ready for training

Geneva, Switzerland, May 19, 2015 - (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) - CAE today announced at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) that five new business and helicopter aviation training programs are, or will soon be, ready for training in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the United States, China and Norway. The training programs are for the following aircraft types:

Bombardier Global 5000 and Global 6000 business jets equipped with Global Vision avionics suite in Dubai, UAE

Gulfstream G650 business jet in Dubai, UAE

Dassault Falcon 900 and 2000EASy series business jets in Dallas, USA

Sikorsky S92 helicopter in...

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CAE signs agreement with Caverton Helicopters for training centre operation services

Montreal, Canada, June 11, 2014 - CAE today announced that it has signed an agreement with African-based Caverton Helicopters to provide training centre operation services over six years. The pioneer training centre will be located in Lagos, Nigeria and is scheduled to be ready for operation in mid-2015.

CAE will be providing turnkey solutions that include the start-up, maintenance and operation of the training centre. With its six simulator bays, it will be one of the first complete commercial aviation training centres in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The centre will be equipped with a CAE 3000 Series AW 139 full-flight simulator (FFS),...

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