Bell Helicopter's new Training Academy in Fort Worth, Texas has officially opened at its new location and hosted the first round of pilot and maintenance training students this month. The 85,950 sq. ft. facility features full flight simulators and new and updated flight technology demonstrators. The training academy is also equipped with a maintenance hangar, training area and classroom, with a dedicated tower and flight line.
From Left to Right: Executive Vice President of Customer Support and Services Barry Kohler, Bell Helicopter Pilot Scott Chachere, Chief Pilot and Flight Department Manager of Carrier Lumber Ltd. Dean Kropfmuller, and General Manager of Global Customer Training Ray Lamas. Photo courtesy of Bell Helicopter
More images of the first day of pilot and maintenance training can be found here.
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