That Explains All Those Helos In The Pattern At GPM...
American Eurocopter tells ANN its larger training facility in
Grand Prairie, TX is scheduled for completion in mid 2007. The new
building will offer an additional 20,000 square feet of training
space, and will house FAA approved simulators including a full
motion Level 6 EC135 simulator.
"Our state-of-the-art Training Center will be the first in the
US to provide advanced simulator training for the EC135, EC145, and
AS350. Our US customers have been asking for these kinds of
simulators, and we at American Eurocopter are answering their
requests by providing these simulators," explains Del Livingston,
American Eurocopter's Vice President of Flight Operations and
As well as advanced simulation and additional helicopters, new
and enhanced courses are planned to address mission specific
requirements of American Eurocopter's customers. "American
Eurocopter is committed to providing all aspects of service to our
customers, from sales through training and after-sales support
24/7," says American Eurocopter President and CEO Marc
American Eurocopter is the American subsidiary of Eurocopter and
EADS North America, with headquarters and main facility in Grand
Prairie, TX, and a new manufacturing and production facility
in Columbus, MS.