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Meggitt to Provide Free Training at SHOT Show 2014

Meggitt Training Systems, makers of FATS® and Caswell technologies, will be sponsoring and conducting an educational session as part of the Law Enforcement Education Program (LEEP) at the 2014 SHOT Show in Las Vegas. The training is complimentary with paid SHOT Show attendance.

Wednesday, January 15 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Lessons Learned: Building and Operating a Gun Range
Instructor: Tim Holley, Meggitt Training Systems
Room 4401A, Sands Expo Convention Center

This session will focus on many of the unforeseen issues customers, law enforcement officers, range masters, and owners experience when operating an indoor firing range. More specifically, the presentation will outline material pros and cons by showing real examples of types of target carrier systems, bullet traps, and ballistic protection materials. Meggitt will describe the proper types of equipment to be installed in shooting ranges, such as the suggested target carrier systems for commercial ranges vs. law enforcement ranges, steel traps vs. rubber traps, and many other pertinent “lessons learned.”

To find out more about the sessions and to register visit

Visit Meggitt at Booth 12267 – January 14-17 – Sands Expo Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

About Meggitt Training Systems

Meggitt Training Systems, makers of FATS® and Caswell technologies, a division of Meggitt PLC, is the leading supplier of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems, unmanned land and sea vehicles, aerial targets and electronic scoring systems. Over 13,000 Meggitt live-fire ranges and 5,100 virtual systems are fielded internationally, providing judgmental, situational awareness and marksmanship training to the armed forces, law enforcement and security organizations.

Meggitt Training Systems employs more than 400 people at its headquarters in Atlanta and at facilities in Orlando, Canada, the United Kingdom, Netherlands, UAE, Australia and Singapore. It can deploy service personnel anywhere in the world for instructor training, system installation and maintenance.

About Meggitt PLC

Headquartered in the United Kingdom, Meggitt PLC is an international group operating in North America, Europe and Asia. Known for its specialized extreme environment engineering, Meggitt is a world leader in aerospace, defense and energy. Meggitt employs over 11,000 people at over 40 manufacturing facilities and regional offices worldwide.

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