Saudia Academy and L3Harris solidify key partnership at Dubai Airshow 2023
Jeddah, November 16, 2023, Saudia Academy, affiliated with the Saudia Group, has solidified a significant agreement with L3Harris Technologies, Inc. during the Dubai Airshow 2023, marking a pivotal stride towards positioning the academy as a leading hub for ground operations training at regional airports. This collaboration underscores Saudia Academy's commitment to delivering top-tier training using cutting-edge technological solutions, notably the L3Harris AIRSIDESIM™ device designed for simulation training.
The innovative simulator equips trainees with a comprehensive understanding of various airport work areas, including the intricacies of the airport gate, baggage handling, vehicles and carriers, as well as fuel and supply trucks. This training module empowers participants to enhance their operational efficiency, refine driving skills, and make informed decisions across diverse operational scenarios. Moreover, the program actively contributes to the proactive development of ground operations policies and procedures.
Beyond the immediate benefits for trainees, this training initiative is strategically aligned with meeting international regulations, ensuring that participants are well-versed in the intricacies of ground operations within the framework of established global standards. By embracing advanced simulation technology through the L3Harris partnership, Saudia Academy is poised to make significant strides in shaping the future of ground handling training, solidifying its status as a frontrunner in this crucial sector.