November 14, 2017: Thales signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Emirates Aviation University, the education arm of the Emirates Group to explore areas of cooperation in the aviation field. This agreement strengthens the Thales presence within the UAE and will bring cutting-edge expertise to Emirates Aviation University students. Together, Thales and Emirates Aviation University make the ideal partners in this venture.
“We are proud to partner with Emirates Aviation University to collaborate on educational opportunities that will define the future within the aerospace and aviation industry. This new alliance will shape endless opportunities and careers for the generations to come. Our new partnership continues to solidify our commitment to the United Arab Emirates and to Emirates Group,” said Bernard Roux, Thales Vice President, Country Director for the United Arab Emirates.
This new collaboration between Thales and Emirates Aviation University will start with joint educational programmes, research and development activities and graduate internships.
“We are pleased to start our collaboration between Emirates Aviation University and Thales to develop world-class educational and development programmes for our students. We are committed to providing our students with the latest developments in the ever-changing aviation industry and we look forward to benefitting from all technologies that Thales has to offer,” commented Ahmad Al Ali, Vice Chancellor of Emirates Aviation University.