P&WC Signs China Training Deal with FlightSafety

 - March 19, 2014, 11:05 AM

FlightSafety International’s Pratt & Whitney Canada engine training programs in China will be offered in Haikou through a cooperative agreement with Lufthansa HNA Technical Training. FlightSafety will train Lufthansa HNA’s instructors and provide all courseware and training engines.

“FlightSafety is pleased to enhance the training it provides for maintenance technicians who support aircraft equipped with Pratt & Whitney Canada engines based in China and the surrounding region,” said Mike Lee, director of maintenance training, business development. “Our cooperative agreement with Lufthansa HNA Technical Training, and the relocation of the program from Beijing to Haikou, will further increase the quality and effectiveness of the courses.”

The first courses offered will be for the PT6A and PW100-series turboprops.

Training meets the standards set by aviation regulatory agencies worldwide, including the European Aviation Safety Agency, Civil Aviation Safety Authority of Australia, Civil Aviation Administration of China, Transport Canada and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration.