LA GUARDIA AIRPORT, NEW YORK (October 1, 2008) – FlightSafety International announces that Scott Galdi has joined the company as Regional Marketing Manager. He will serve and support the large number of FlightSafety customers who operate aircraft under PART 135.
“We are pleased to welcome Scott to FlightSafety. Our customers will appreciate and benefit from his extensive experience in business aviation and understanding of the specific training needs and requirements of companies who operate aircraft under PART 135,” said Scott Fera, Vice President, Marketing, FlightSafety International.
Galdi has 30 years of experience in business aviation. He has been involved extensively in aircraft operations and management and has held a number of senior level management positions. He was President of Atlantic Aviation Flight Services, served as Executive Vice President of The Air Group in Van Nuys, California, and Executive Vice President, Sales and Service, for K-C Aviation Transportation Services. Earlier in his career, Scott worked for a number of other business aviation companies including Executive Jet Aviation, United Air Fleet, and Teterboro Aircraft Supplies.
FlightSafety serves many of the world’s leading aviation service providers. They are responsible for the safe operation of thousands of aircraft and rely on FlightSafety to provide the highest quality training for their pilots, maintenance technicians, flight attendants and dispatchers.
FlightSafety is the authorized training provider for the vast majority of business and regional aircraft manufacturers. The company’s 1,500 highly qualified instructors offer over 3,000 courses using FlightSafety’s MATRIX integrated training system and a fleet of over 230 full flight simulators.
FlightSafety International is the world’s premier aviation training organization. Over 75,000 pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals train at FlightSafety facilities each year. The company designs and manufactures full flight simulators for civil and military aircraft programs and operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full flight simulators at 40 training locations.