Founded in Montreal in 1947 by former RCAF pilot Mr. Ken Patrick, CAE is a global leader in training for the civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare markets.
CAE has the broadest global presence in the industry, with approximately 10,000 employees and 160 sites and training locations in over 35 countries.
CAE’s Defence & Security business unit focuses on helping prepare their customers to develop and maintain the highest levels of mission readiness. CAE Defence & Security is a world-class training and mission systems integrator offering a comprehensive portfolio of training and operational support solutions across the air, land, sea and public safety market segments.
CAE serves its global defence and security customers through regional operations in Canada; the United States/Latin America; Europe/Middle East; and Asia-Pacific, all of which leverage the full breadth of CAE’s capabilities, technologies and solutions.
CAE is a high technology company, at the leading edge of digital immersion, providing solutions to make the world a safer place. Backed by a record of more than 70 years of industry firsts, CAE continues to reimagine the customer experience and revolutionize training and operational support solutions in civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare. CAE is the partner of choice to customers worldwide who operate in complex, high-stakes and largely regulated environments, where successful outcomes are critical. Today, over 60 percent of CAE’s revenue is from recurring business – a testament to CAE’s customers’ ongoing needs for their solutions.
Since 2015, CAE has led contracted training and support for the RCAF through NATO Contracted Flying and Training (NFTC) program at Moose Jaw, SK and Cold Lake, AB.