August 29, 2016 10:27 PM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of FlightSafety International Inc.

Company Overview

FlightSafety International Inc. provides aviation training services to pilots, technicians, and other aviation professionals. The company offers business and corporate aviation, commercial aviation, military and defense aviation, customer, maintenance, and aircraft dispatcher and corporate scheduler training services; eLearning and LiveLearning services; training for aircraft dispatchers and crew schedulers, corporate cabin attendants, and commercial flight attendants; and professional pilot programs for airlines, governments, and commercial operators. It also designs, manufactures, and supports flight simulators, flight training devices, visual systems, displays, and other technology traini...

Marine Air Terminal

La Guardia Airport

Flushing, NY 11371

United States

Founded in 1951

2,484 Employees

Phone:

718-565-4170

Fax:

718-565-4134

Key Executives for FlightSafety International Inc.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 82
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 59
Senior Vice President of Operations
President of Flightsafety Services Corporation
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

FlightSafety International Inc. Key Developments

FlightSafety International Inc. Wins $35.09 Million Federal Contract

FlightSafety International Inc.,Flushing, New York, was awarded a $35,094,752 federal contract modification by the U.S. Army Contracting Command for fixed-wing flight training services. The place of performance will be in Fort Rucker, Alabama.

FlightSafety International Inc. Wins $6.69 Million Federal Contract

FlightSafety International Inc., Flushing, New York, announced that it has awarded a $6,698,648 federal contract by the U.S. Navy for academic and simulator training services on the UC-35C and UC-35D aircraft for Navy's Command Aircraft Crew Training program at the U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division.

FlightSafety International to Build New Cessna Citation XLS+ Aircraft Simulator

FlightSafety International announced that it is building a new Cessna Citation XLS+ aircraft simulator. It is expected to enter service in April 2016 at FlightSafety's Learning Center in Columbus, Ohio following Level D qualification by the United States Federal Aviation Administration. Qualification by other aviation authorities around the world will be achieved based on Customer requirements. The simulator will feature FlightSafety's latest advances in technology including the VITAL 1100 visual system. It provides unprecedented fidelity and realism. The highly detailed imagery, vastly improved scene content, exceptional environmental effects and levels of detail presented, significantly enhance the training experience. FlightSafety provides training for Cessna aircraft using its fleet of 42 simulators located in Atlanta, Georgia; Columbus, Ohio; Long Beach, California; Orlando, Florida; San Antonio, Texas; Wichita, Kansas; and at the Farnborough airport in the United Kingdom. The programs offered include the Cessna Caravan, Citation I, Citation II, Citation III, Citation V, Citation VI, Citation VII, Citation X, Citation X+, Citation Bravo, Citation CJI, Citation CJI+, Citation CJ2, Citation CJ2+, Citation CJ3, Citation CJ3+, Citation CJ4, Citation Encore, Citation Encore+, Citation Jet, Citation M2, Citation Mustang, Citation Sovereign, Citation Sovereign+, Citation Ultra, Citation XL, Citation XLS, and Citation XLS+. Initial, recurrent and update training for pilots, maintenance technicians and flight attendants is delivered by FlightSafety's team of highly experienced and well-qualified instructors.

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