16 Oct 06. Embraer and CAE have signed an agreement to form a global training joint venture, which will provide comprehensive pilot and ground crew training to Embraer customers of the Phenom 100 Very Light Jet and Phenom 300 Light Jet aircraft. The initial training program will be offered at CAE SimuFlite, Dallas, Texas, beginning with the Phenom 100 entry into service in 2008. Plans for the joint venture include expansion to Western Europe and Eastern U.S. Under the terms of agreement, the joint venture will provide entitlement training and postentitlement training for pilots, maintenance technicians, and dispatch personnel. This is CAE’s first training program for the Very Light Jet and Light Jet markets.