Czech Republic's F Air Ltd. deploys Mechtronix Ascent(R) Flight Trainer (TM)



    Delivery and Installation of Device Will Enable Region's Largest Private
    Flight Training Organization to Conduct MCC Training In House

    MONTREAL, Sept. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Mechtronix Systems Inc. (MSI), the
fastest growing and third leading provider of flight training equipment in the
world, today announced the successful deployment of its advanced flight
trainer, the Ascent(R) Flight Trainer(TM) by F AIR Ltd., Czech Republic's
largest private training school in its region. In its second purchase of a
Mechtronix flight training device, F AIR Ltd. will be ready to offer
affordable high end Multi Crew Cooperation (MCC) training platform at its
school in September 2008. The device has already received JAR-STD 3A FNPT II
and MCC qualifications from the Civil Aviation Authority of Czech Republic.
    The new simulator is configured as a multi-engine turboprop,
reconfigurable to a multi-engine piston Piper Seneca V. It is equipped with a
Garmin 430 GPS and also features a 150 x 35 degree visual system including an
RSI image generator that provides students with exceptional fidelity.
    "We look at our purchase of the Ascent(R) Flight Trainer(TM) with IR and
MCC capabilities as a solid investment in the training of our students by
adding to our training capacities," said Mr. Martin Sykora F AIR Ltd.'s
Executive Manager. "We have once again chosen Mechtronix' technology with our
clients needs in mind as well as ours. We have always found Mechtronix'
technology to be extremely reliable, cost efficient and built carefully to
meet the unique training needs of our industry."
    "We are very pleased to provide again to F AIR Ltd. a technology that is
truly tailored to improve their student pilot provisioning programs," said
Mechtronix President Mr. Xavier Hervé. "We have enjoyed a lot of success in
Czech Republic; a booming market for flight training. Like other regions, its
airlines and FTO's demand flexible flight training tools for which we continue
to supply as they seek to provide newer and higher levels of pilot
proficiency. F AIR Ltd.'s loyalty is greatly appreciated."

    About F AIR Ltd.

    F AIR Ltd. is Czech Republic's largest private training school for its
airline industry. It is the first JAR certified flight school in the Czech
Republic, established in 1990 and located in the countryside near the capital
of Prague. Its offers modern premises, a quality back office, restaurant and
accommodations available at the airport. The school has about 30 aircraft
along with FNPT II simulator and serves pilots training for the entire EU.

    About Mechtronix Systems Inc. (MSI)

    Headquartered in the Montreal aviation hub, Mechtronix Systems Inc.
(www.mechtronix.com) is the fastest growing designer and manufacturer of
flight simulators. Backed by Canada's largest institutional investor,
Mechtronix ranks in the top-3 of the global flight simulator market, with a
presence in America, Europe and Asia. Through 20 years of passion and
dedication, Mechtronix has developed a unique expertise and proved extensively
its vision and leadership for flight training. Worldwide customers include
major training organizations such as Alitalia (Italy), CAFUC (China), Center
Air (Denmark), Copa Airlines (Panama), JAL training center (California), Japan
Airlines (Japan), IFTC Istanbul of the Gozen Group (Turkey), Lufthansa Flight
Training (Germany), Oxford Flight Training (United Kingdom), Northwest
Airlines (USA), TACA Airlines (El Salvador) and the University of North Dakota
(USA). It offers a full range of products from full flight simulators to
flight training devices setting new industry standards for higher fidelity,
reliability, cost efficiency and safety.




For further information:

For further information: F AIR Ltd.: Martin Sykora, Executive Manager,
+420 317 793 820, sykora@f-air.cz; Mechtronix Systems Inc.: Adeline Gautier,
Marketing Manager, +1 (514) 342-0800, agautier@mechtronix.com; Media Relations
US: Joseph Dans, Rogue Wave Creative Group, +1 (914) 393- 7758,
jdans@warwick.net

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