July 31, 2014

Bell Teams with New Player in the Simulation Market on Bell 525 FFS

By Katie Kriz, Assistant Managing Editor

Bell and TRU Simulation + Training jointly announced at Farnborough that they have signed an agreement for the relatively unknown simulator manufacturer to develop and manufacture the new Bell 525 Full Flight Simulator (FFS), designed for Level D certification from both FAA and EASA/JAA. If you have never heard of TRU Simulation + Training before now, you are not alone. The company was formed in April this year after Bell parent, Textron, acquired Mechtronix Inc. and OPINICUS Corporation last fall, and...

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