LA GUARDIA AIRPORT, New York (December 15, 2010) – FlightSafety International announces that Fabio Miguez has been promoted to Manager of the company’s Detroit Metro/Toledo Learning Center.
He replaces David Glass who has been named Manager of FlightSafety’s Learning Center in Houston, Texas.
“We congratulate Fabio on his promotion to Manager of the Detroit Metro/Toledo Learning Center,” said Greg McGowan, Vice-President, Operations. “Fabio shares and delivers on FlightSafety’s commitment to provide our Customers with the exceptional, high quality training experience they deserve. We appreciate the many contributions David Glass made while serving as Manager of the Center and look forward to him joining our team in Houston.”
Fabio joined FlightSafety at the Teterboro Center in 2004 and has held a number of positions of increasing responsibility since then. They include Avionics Instructor, Program Manager, and Director of Programs for Dassault Falcon Jet training. He most recently served as Assistant Manager of FlightSafety’s Learning Center in Columbus, Ohio. He holds a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and has over 2,000 hours of flight experience in helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft. Fabio was a Lead Programmer at FlightFactory Simulations prior to joining FlightSafety.
The highly experienced, safety-centered team at FlightSafety’s Detroit Metro/Toledo Learning Center provides training for pilots and maintenance technicians who operate the Hawker 400 XP manufactured by Hawker Beechcraft Corporation as well as the Citation II, Citation III, Citation V and Citation X built by the Cessna Aircraft Company.
The Center is equipped with seven FlightSafety designed and manufactured full-motion simulators, numerous interactive classrooms, advanced technology training devices and customer service facilities.
FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides more than a million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 154 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in Asia, Europe, North and South America, the Pacific Rim and South Africa.