Luiz Hamilton Lima has joined FlightSafety International as airline training Sales Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Luiz joins FlightSafety from Embraer after more than 35 years with the company. He held a number of positions of increasing responsibility including Program Manager for the Embraer E-170 E-Jet, Senior Manager of Technical Support, Vice President Sales & Marketing for Latin America, and Vice President Services & Support for Commercial Aviation. He most recently served as Vice President Services & Support for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Central Asia.

"Our current ad prospective airline customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa will benefit from Luiz's knowledge, experience and commitment to provide the very best service and training solutions that meet their individual needs," said Steve Gross, vice president, Sales. "We are very pleased that Luiz has joined our team and look forward to his contributions."