Soon, thousands of helicopter pilots will visit this North Texas city for training

Soon, thousands of helicopter pilots will visit this North Texas city for training
February 27, 2018
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Airbus Helicopters has announced plans to build a $40 million pilot training center in Grand Prairie.

StarTelegram.com
February 27, 2018
By Gordon Dickson

Pilots and helicopter mechanics from around the world who wish to operate models such as the H145 and H175 will be able to visit the Dallas-Fort Worth area for roughly two weeks at a time to attend training at the new facility. Airbus Helicopters has announced plans to build a $40 million pilot training center in Grand Prairie. Pilots and helicopter mechanics from around the world who wish to operate models such as the H145 and H175 will be able to visit the Dallas-Fort Worth area for roughly two weeks at a time to attend training at the new facility. The Airbus Helicopters Training Center in North America is scheduled to open in 2020 at Airbus Helicopters' Inc.'s headquarters, 2701 N. Forum Drive in Grand Prairie.

“With this expansion, we will be able to support our customer’s needs for world class helicopter training in one convenient location,” said Christopher Emerson, Airbus Helicopters Inc. president and head of the North America region.

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