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TRU Simulation + Training ATR-600 flight simulator in use by several airlines with Latin America operations

8 July 2014

Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company TRU Simulation + Training said that it has established the first full flight simulator for the ATR-600 series aircraft in Latin America.

ATR selected the company´s FFS X Level D Full Flight Simulator for its Avianca training facilities in Bogota, Colombia. The FFS X is configured for training on the ATR 72-600 aircraft and is being supported by ATR.

The new flight simulator is now operational and is being used for training by Avianca pilots as well as pilots from Aeromar, LIAT Airline, Uni Air and Caribbean Airlines.

Headquartered in Goose Creek, SC, TRU Simulation + Training Inc. delivers innovative solutions to the civil and military markets while providing superior technical support and customer service. More information is available at

Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. For more information visit:


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