in Training

Embraer and AIAC sign MoU for aeronautical engineering development in Morocco

Posted 26 July 2016 · Add Comment

Embraer and the Mohammed VI International Aviation Academy (AIAC) have signed an MoU for engineering development in Morocco.

According to the MoU, Embraer will contribute with its experience as an OEM, training engineers in Brazil. The Company will work closely with AIAC to identify and implement initiatives to develop world-class training programs for engineers in aeronautics related fields, in this region of Africa.

“We are pleased with the opportunity to share with AIAC our expertise in the preparation of highly skilled engineers to address the challenges of such a demanding industry like aerospace,” said Humberto Pereira, Embraer vice president for engineering and technology. “As a leader in commercial aviation, and with 46 years of experience in designing and manufacturing aircraft that operate in more than sixty countries, we are always honored to share our knowledge with organizations that aim to play an important role in such a competitive industry.”

Abdellah Menou, the managing director of AIAC, said: “This MoU with Embraer represents an important step in our strategy of working with globally renowned organisations, such as Embraer, willing to collaborate and to support us in our goal of preparing aeronautical engineers in Morocco, with world-class standards.”

 

 

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

UK government restrict electronic items on flights from Egypt and Tunisia

The UK government has announced changes to aviation security measures on selected inbound flights to the UK that restrict the size of electronic items that may be carried by passengers in the cabin.

Zimbabwe seeks Chinese funding for Harare Intl. Airport upgrade and expansion

Zimbabwe has approached the Chinese Import Export Bank (Exim) asking for an undisclosed loan amount to fund the planned upgrading and expansion of the Harare International Airport. By Oscar Nkala

Astral Aerial Solutions wins 2017 IATA Air Cargo Innovation award

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that Kenya based Astral Aerial Solutions is the recipient of the IATA Air Cargo Innovation Award for 2017, for the company's Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Traffic

Yahsat enters long-term partnership with X SAT FZE

Yahsat has started a long-term strategic partnership with UAE communications solutions company X SAT FZE. Under the agreement, X SAT is committed to capacity on Yahsat's upcoming Ka-band satellite, Al Yah 3, to be launched later this

FlightSafety starts only factory-authorised Gulfstream G650 training programme

FlightSafety International, that has training facilities in South Africa, has announced the start of the only factory-authorised Gulfstream G650 training programme located close to operators in Europe, the Middle East, and

Kenya Airways to launch direct flights to Victoria Falls

Kenya Airways will start a direct flight between Nairobi and Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe on May 1, 2017.

AfBAA SK1303240317
See us at
Aviation Festival BT25114617EBACE17 BT0103240517Ethiopian AA BT2303130417GroundHandling BT0303280917