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Flybe contract announced

RP Aero Systems are pleased to announce the award of a contract by Flybe, one of Europe“s largest low fare airlines, to manufacture and install an Embraer 195 Evacuation Trainer at their new training facility at Exeter airport, UK.

The Trainer will consist of a 1L main door with a cabin section and overwing exit, mounted on an elevated platform with an escape slide. The cabin will feature Comms facilities and Oxygen mask deployment using our unique automatic re-stow facility.

The trainer will be Ready For Training in August 2006 to enable crew training to take place prior to the delivery of the aircraft.