Date: 24 May 2018
PONTE DE SOR, Portugal, May 24, 2018 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today development plans at the L3 European Airline Academy to increase the number of cadets training at the facility to 500 per year. To support the additional cadets, 12 new Diamond DA40 and four single-engine Cessna aircraft will be added to the Airline Academy’s fleet, the first of which will be flying by the end of June 2018.
Date: 21 May 2018
There is a hugely exciting outlook for the pilot training industry as we look to inspire and train record numbers of new professional pilots. To help achieve this, it is important that more is done to improve the diversity mix of this new generation.
Date: 29 March 2018
CRAWLEY, U.K., March 29, 2018 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today a new training agreement with WOW air to deliver recurrent training for the airline.
Date: 12 February 2018
CRAWLEY, U.K., February 12, 2018 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today the introduction of its new European Academy into the company’s cadet pilot training offering. The L3 European Airline Academy facility, based at Ponte de Sor Airport, Portugal, has the capacity to provide world-class training for up to 500 cadets a year.
Date: 7 February 2018
CRAWLEY, U.K., February 7, 2018 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today the launch of a new Jetstar Asia Airways Cadet Pilot Training Program designed to develop high-caliber students into professional pilots for the airline.
Date: 31 January 2018
CRAWLEY, U.K., January 31, 2018 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today the appointment of Robin Glover-Faure as its new President. Mr. Glover-Faure succeeds Alan Crawford who will now lead the newly established L3 Commercial Aviation Solutions (CAS) sector, which includes CTS and L3’s Aviation Products businesses.
Date: 7 December 2017
L3 Commercial Training Solutions’ (L3 CTS) Airline Academy held its largest-ever annual pilot graduation ceremony on Thursday, December 7, 2017. A total of 355 graduate pilots were invited to celebrate the successful completion of their training programs joined by family, friends and senior industry figures.
Date: 21 November 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., November 21, 2017 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today that it has been awarded a major relocation and upgrade contract from ANA, the largest airline in Japan.
Date: 31 October 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., October 31, 2017 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today that graduates from its flagship Airline Pilot career program, the Integrated Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL), have been selected to launch their career with Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe.
Date: 25 September 2017
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NEW YORK, September 25, 2017 – L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced today that its Commercial Training Solutions (CTS) business has been selected by easyJet to provide simulator time on a new RealitySeven™ 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.
Date: 12 September 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., September 12, 2017 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today that it has received a contract from U.S.-based Republic Airline to provide a suite of training devices for its Embraer E175 flight training program. The L3 CTS devices will enable Republic to conduct ground training in-house for the first time, improving control over quality of instruction and monitoring of pilots as they go through training.
Date: 6 September 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., September 6, 2017 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today that it has been selected by Spring Airlines to supply two of its RealitySeven™ A320 Full Flight Simulators (FFS) as well as an Enhanced Flat Panel Trainer (EFPT).
Date: 31 August 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., August 31, 2017 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions’ Airline Academy (L3 Airline Academy) announced today that it is working with Airline Partner British Airways to offer its Cadets the opportunity to be preselected for a British Airways First Officer position while still completing their airline pilot career program. The opportunity is currently exclusive to L3 Airline Academy Integrated Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) trainees.
Date: 30 August 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., August 30, 2017 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced a contract with Flight Simulation Company B.V. (FSC) to provide a Boeing 787-9 Full Flight Simulator for its training center in Schiphol, The Netherlands.
Date: 8 August 2017
Leveraging unprecedented access to commercial pilot training and flying, the production brings to life the training program for Cadets during their time at L3 Airline Academy and on through their first flight as newly qualified Co-Pilots for easyJet.
Date: 9 June 2017
[Hong Kong, 9 June 2017] Hong Kong Airlines (“The Company”) announced today the launch of its first Cadet Pilot Program. Fully funded by the Company, the cadet pilot program is delivered in partnership with L3 Commercial Training Solutions through its Airline Academy (L3 CTS), aiming to develop high caliber students into future professional airline pilots who will play an important role in the growth of the Company’s fleet.
Date: 6 June 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., June 6, 2017 – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) announced today that it has appointed Colin Rydon as Director of Training for its Airline Training business unit. In this position, he will lead the airline training team and focus on the global growth of L3’s airline training solutions business.
Date: 3 May 2017
CRAWLEY, U.K., May 3, 2017 – L3 Electronic Systems announced today that products and services from Link UK, CTC Aviation and Aerosim Technologies will now be delivered under one unified brand – L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS).
Date: 9 March 2017
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 9, 2017-- L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced today that it has been awarded a contract valued at more than $115 million by HNA Group’s Hainan Sky Plumage Flight Training Co., Ltd to provide 11 full flight simulators and auxiliary training equipment over the next 18 months. This new business award follows the successful delivery of three RealitySeven™ Airbus A320 full flight simulators and one RealitySeven Boeing 787 full flight simulator to be delivered in the second quarter of 2017 to HNA Group.
Date: 9 January 2017
L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced today that its L3 Commercial Training Solutions (L3 CTS) unit will partner with Surrey County Council in the United Kingdom on the development and construction of a purpose-built airline training center and production facility for the manufacture of aircraft simulators.
Date: 21 September 2016
NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep. 21, 2016 – L-3 Communications (NYSE:LLL) announced today that its Commercial Training Solutions (L-3 CTS) business has been awarded a contract by All Nippon Airways (ANA) to build and deliver an Airbus A320 Full Flight Simulator (FFS).