ACS Flight Training invests in training facilities to become the biggest flight academy in Scotland
February 26, 2020 Flight schools

ACS Flight Training invests in training facilities to become the biggest flight academy in Scotland

ACS Aviation has revealed its plans to become the biggest flight academy in Scotland following a £2 million investment. The investment plan follows news that the Perth-based flight school is expecting a 26% increase in turnover in a y...

FTEJerez approved to offer A320 type rating as a standalone module
February 23, 2020 Flight schools

FTEJerez approved to offer Airbus A320 type rating as a standalone module

FTE Jerez, the pilot training academy based in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain, has recently been authorised by the Spanish CAA (AESA) to offer Airbus A320 Type Rating courses. The training will be available mainly as a component of a Mul...

Commercial pilot training with aviation degree in bristol
January 19, 2020 Flight schools

Wings Alliance’s partnership with University of the West of England offers aviation degree with chance to train as a commercial pilot

The Wings Alliance and the University of the West of England (UWE) based in Bristol, UK, have joined forces to offer a course which allows students to simultaneously gain a degree in aviation and also qualify as a commercial pilot. St...

Bartolini Air certified for KSA 100, APS/MCC and UPRT
January 3, 2020 Flight schools

Bartolini Air newly certified for APS-MCC, KSA 100 and Upset Prevention and Recovery Training

Bartolini Air has become the first ATO in Poland to have its training scheme certified with KSA100, APS MCC, and most recently, Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT). This puts Bartolini Air in a strong position to fulfil the ...

December 2, 2019 Flight schools

Mentour Pilot and Andy O’Shea started Airline Pilot Club to help aspiring pilots with flight training funding

A new club is set to offer aspiring pilots guidance and support as they work towards their goal of becoming an airline pilot. The Airline Pilot Club has been set up by partners Andy O’Shea, who has recently taken retirement following ...

Atlantic Flight Training Academy signed training contract with Turkish Pegasus Airlines
November 28, 2019 Cadet programmes

AFTA announced pilot training partnership with Turkish low-cost carrier Pegasus Airlines

Atlantic Flight Training Academy has teamed up with Turkish budget airline Pegasus Airlines to offer a new training scheme for aspiring commercial pilots. Training will take place over 2019 and 2020. A total of 20 pilot cadets were se...

Ryanair Pilot Mentored Programme in co-operation with Aviomar Flight Academy
November 8, 2019 Cadet programmes

Ryanair Mentored Pilot Programme in partnership with Aviomar Flight Academy open for applications

Aviomar, a flight school based in Rome Urbe Airport - Italy, is offering a training programme for pilots in partnership with airline Ryanair. The Ryanair Mentored Pilot Programme opens up a route to employment with the airline. The tr...

SmartLynx and Cantor Air cadet programme
October 23, 2019 Airlines

Cantor Air has started cadet placement programme in co-operation with SmartLynx

Cantor Air has announced its upcoming collaboration with charter airline SmartLynx, which current and prospective students can take advantage of. Students who have completed training with Cantor Air will now be able to go on to undert...

easyJet and CAE opened new training centre in Milan Malpensa
October 14, 2019 Airlines

Co-operation between CAE and easyJet sees new pilot training centre open in Milan

Training solutions provider CAE and airline easyJet are celebrating the opening of a new centre to train pilots in Milan, Italy which took place on 10 October. The centre near Milan Malpensa Airport in Lombardy is CAE’s third to open ...

AFTA and Six West student aviation initiative
September 24, 2019 Flight schools

Win a flying lesson with Atlantic Flight Training Academy (AFTA) in aviation initiative for Irish students

Ireland-based Six West, which provides support services to the world of aviation, has launched an aviation initiative for Irish students in collaboration with the Atlantic Flight Training Academy (AFTA). The purpose of the scheme is t...