Bell Helicopter and TRU Simulation + Training celebrated the official grand opening of the Bell Helicopter Training Academy in Valencia, Spain, that is powered by TRU Simulation + Training. The facility houses the Bell 429 full flight simulator that is certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency, and offers Bell 429 initial type rating and recurrent courses, regular factory initial and refresher training, along with the option for wet and dry lease contracts to European, Middle Eastern and other global customers.
“Bell Helicopter is investing to win in Europe,” says Glenn Isbell Bell Helicopter’s Executive Vice President of Customer Support and Services. “From facility and capital enhancements to advanced personnel training and certification, we continue to invest to ensure Bell Helicopter can offer the most modern and robust services to meet the long-term needs of our customers. And, our training academy provides industry-leading training solutions – with capabilities that are advancing helicopter training for our customers across the globe.”
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