L3 London Training Centre
Size: Approx. 150,000 Square Feet
Duration: 6 Weeks
About the project: L3 Commercial Training Solutions (CTS) have built a brand new airline training centre and production facility for the manufacture of aircraft simulators near Gatwick Airport, south of London.
The two new operations will be co-located on a five-acre site near Gatwick, with a combined volume of 150,000 sq ft
L3 CTS plans to install eight RealitySeven full-flight simulators in the training facility, including two Airbus A320 and two Boeing 737NG narrowbody devices.
In addition to full-flight simulators, plans called for equipping the training centre with fixed-based simulators, classrooms, meeting rooms and a restaurant. The production facility will provide manufacturing capacity for 30 simulators per year and will include office space for more than 300 employees.
Having previously supplied to other locations across the UK, Planet were awarded the contract for supply of all the furniture to the buildings which included 340 workstations, 40 meeting rooms, 7 classrooms. 7 executive suites, 1 executive boardroom, 3 breakout areas, 1 large cafeteria and 2 reception areas.