L3Harris Technologies Signs New Pilot Training Agreement with RwandAir

by L3Harris on 11/19/2019

Highlights
•Agreement supports the airline’s long-term training strategy
•New contract commences with A330 simulator training
•RwandAir joins 20 organizations training at L3Harris’ London Training Center

DUBAI, UAE, November 19, 2019 - L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) has signed a new agreement with RwandAir to support the airline’s pilot training strategy and growth targets.

The RwandAir training begins with A330 simulator time on L3Harris’ latest RealitySeven Full Flight Simulator (FFS) at its new London Training Center, which was officially opened by HRH The Prince of Wales in July this year. RwandAir joins more than 20 organizations already using the Center.

“We are really impressed with the L3Harris London Training Center’s technologically advanced devices and modern training environment. We believe it is the best facility to support our pilot training operations,” said Silver Munyaneza, Deputy CEO in Charge of Operations, RwandAir. “The agreement will create a closer relationship with L3Harris and help us increase our training capacity for both our experienced and new pilots,”

“This agreement demonstrates our ability to meet airlines’ requirements today and establish collaborative partnerships to address the needs for tomorrow,” said Robin Glover-Faure, VP Sales and Marketing, Commercial Aviation, L3Harris. “

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