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Northwest Signs with Alteon for Flight Training

 - June 18, 2007, 5:54 AM

Boeing’s Alteon Training subsidiary has signed an agreement with Northwest Airlines (NWA) to provide flight training on seven aircraft types at the carrier’s Eagan, Minnesota headquarters. The agreement includes the introduction of a 787 full-flight simulator at the NWA training center by April 2008 and exclusive rights allowing Alteon to market excess simulator training time to all 787 customers. The aircraft types covered will be the Boeing 747-400, 747-200 and 757; McDonnell Douglas DC-9; and  Airbus A320 and A330.