Boeing's Alteon Training and
Aerolineas Argentinas Friday opened their joint training location
near the Ezieza Airport in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The Buenos Aires Training Center is the newest location in the
Alteon global network of training centers; the first in South
America and the tenth location in the Americas. In addition, Alteon
operates numerous training centers in Europe, Asia, Australia and
This event celebrates the partnership formed between Alteon and
Aerolineas Argentinas that brought a 737-300/500 full-flight
simulator to the airline's facility. This is the first Level D
simulator in Argentina certified to Argentinean DHA (FAA
AC-120-40B) standards. Plans include installation of a
flat-panel trainer for the 737 model by year end.
"Through this relationship, Alteon is able to provide local
training solutions to Aerolineas Argentinas and surrounding
airlines while meeting our commitment to offer more cost-effective
training solutions throughout our global network and airline
alliances." said Pat Gaines, president of Alteon.