TRU Simulation + Training Inc. has acquired ProFlight LLC. which is based in Carlsbad, California.
ProFlight is an FAA-approved Part 142 training center specializing in Cessna Citation CJ Series training, Cessna Conquest Series training, and offers an innovative continuous currency program that provides pilots greater training flexibility and year-round proficiency.
Founded in 1988 by professional pilot instructors who saw a need for high-quality flight training at a lower cost, ProFlight has trained thousands of pilots and continues to grow as its innovative training model appeals to a broad range of pilots - from owner operators to corporate aviation departments. ProFlight will continue to operate from its Carlsbad facility.
"ProFlight is a valued customer of TRU Simulation + Training and many of its customers are Cessna pilots," said James Takats, TRU Simulation + Training Inc. president and CEO. "This acquisition allows us to better leverage our manufacturing, product and service expertise to bring the best and most comprehensive pilot training to current and future Textron Aviation customers."