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CAE sells four full-flight simulators

Oct. 17, 2011, Montreal - CAE announced the sale Thursday of four Level D full-flight simulators to various customers in contracts with a combined list value of more than $55 million.

October 17, 2011  By The Canadian Press

The contracts were signed in CAE's second quarter ended Sept. 30 and bring the total number of announced full-flight simulator sales to 19 so far in fiscal 2012.

The latest contracts are for a Boeing 777-300ER to Cathay Pacific Airways, an Airbus A320 to the Asian Aviation Centre of Excellence, an Airbus A330 FFS to Lufthansa Flight Training GmBh and a Boeing
777-300ER to an unidentified customer.

Cathay Pacific also ordered a CAE Simfinity integrated procedures trainer, Montreal-based CAE said.

"The opportunity to expand our relationship with long-time customers is especially gratifying," said Jeff Roberts, CAE group president, civil simulation products, training and services.


"The more thoroughly we understand an airline's business objectives and operations, the better we are able to leverage technology and our shared expertise to enhance safety, efficiency and effectiveness."


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