Commercial

CAE Books $52.2 Million in FFS Orders

By Tish Drake | November 12, 2008

CAE, Montreal, received has received $52.2 million in orders to design and manufacture five full-flight simulators (FFS) and associated training devices. The contracts are with American Airlines, Air New Zealand, Suzuyo, and Embraer CAE Training Services. American Airlines ordered a CAE 7000 Series Boeing 737NG (next-generation) FFS and CAE Simfinity Boeing 737NG Integrated Procedures Trainer (IPT), which will be delivered to its Flight Academy in Dallas in 2009. Air New Zealand ordered a Boeing 787 FFS, a Boeing 777-300 FFS and a suite of CAE Simfinity training devices. CAE sold a CAE 7000 Series Embraer 170 FFS and an Embraer 170 Integrated Procedures Trainer to Suzuyo for its new start-up airline, Fuji Dream Airlines that will be based in Shizuoka, Japan. CAE and Embraer's training joint venture, Embraer CAE Training Services (ECTS), ordered a CAE 5000 Series Phenom 100/300 FFS.

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