SIMAERO, the largest independent provider of commercial pilot flight simulation training worldwide, has announced the acquisition of a CAE A330 Full Flight Simulator, fully UPRT compliant, equipped with Airbus A330 V2.5 data package and with the latest innovative CAE Tropos 6000XR visual system.

This Airbus A330 full flight simulator shall be operational in SIMAERO Paris Training Center from September 2019. “To satisfy the demand for aviation training of France and surrounding international markets, we are proud to expand our capacity in Paris. Our first priority is to flexibly adjust to the requirements of the many commercial aircraft operators who rely on SIMAERO as their partner of choice for the highest standard of training services, flexible solutions and customer focused environment,” comments Ivan Bailly, Commercial and Strategy EVP of SIMAERO.

Nicolas Mouté, CEO of SIMAERO, added “The acquisition of this simulator is the first step of SIMAERO strategy to expand in local and international markets after Rive Private Investment subscribed to a capital increase last July. The Company is actively exploring international development opportunities, as today the group already serves over 100 civil and military clients from 65 countries worldwide”.

SIMAERO is an independent provider of flight crew training, flight simulators leasing, engineering and consultation services to commercial airlines and simulator operators. With 18 simulators in operation across its international network in Paris, Dinard and Johannesburg, SIMAERO provides a comprehensive range of training solutions for Airbus A320, A330, A340; Boeing 737, 757, 767; ATR 500, 600; ERJ 145; Beech 1900; Dash 8; MD80/82; Beech Fokker 27, 28, 100. SIMAERO’s Approved Training Organization for pilots is certified by EASA and has successfully reached other civil aviation authorities qualifications including South Africa, China, Russia, UAE, Ukraine and many others