x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 23 July 2017

Dubai boasts new pilot-training centre

The facility will help boost the region¿s vital pilot and technician training capacity.

A pilot-training facility has opened up at Dubai Silicon Oasis.

The facility, a partnership between Emirates and CAE, is the second such centre owned and operated by Emirates-CAE Flight Training, state news agency Wam said.

The 55,000 sq ft centre brings the partners' joint investment in the region to over US$260 million.

It will initially house five full flight simulator training bays, helping to boost the region's vital pilot and technician training capacity.

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