Record new transport manufacturing rates and growing regional jet order backlogs are fueling demand for pilot and maintenance technician training. The resulting fleet growth and turnover at world airlines has simulator manufacturers scrambling to catch up. Boeing plans to deliver 620 transports in 1999 and Airbus Industrie about half that. Simulators and training programs also are being developed for several new military types as well as for upgrades of existing military aircraft as ...


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