BALPA is calling on the UK government to remove the hurdle of the cost of commercial pilot training
February 14, 2020 Training finance

BALPA is calling on the UK government to remove the hurdle of the cost of commercial pilot training

The British Airline Pilots’ Association has used National Apprenticeship Week to urge airlines and the UK government to get an apprenticeship programme for pilots fully operational.The week, which took place from 3 to 9 February, had...

Flying Scholarships in the UK in 2020
January 28, 2020 Sponsorship schemes

The Complete Guide: Flying scholarships in the UK in 2020

A range of flying scholarships from several providers is available in the UK over the coming year to a wide range of applicants. While some are aimed at young aspiring pilots, others are open to adult candidates and also to those with no...

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 ...

Intesa Sanpaolo pilot loans
July 9, 2019 Flight schools

Aviomar Flight Academy and Intesa Sanpaolo bank agreement provides loans for pilot training

A recent announcement highlights the valuable agreement reached between Aviomar Flight Academy and Intesa Sanpaolo. This will provide a facility for aspiring pilots to gain honour loans to allow them to attend the professional flight tra...

Bristol Ground School ATPL scholarship
April 30, 2019 Sponsorship schemes

Bristol Groundschool and The Air League offer ATPL scholarship for two student pilots

Bristol Groundschool and The Air League announced their new partnership based on the theoretical scholarship designed to people who dream about a career as a commercial pilot. Both of offered scholarships for 2 winners cover 50% of neede...

OSM Aviation NOKUT loans
April 26, 2019 Flight schools

OSM Aviation Academy cadets will shortly be able to apply for government student loans

Norwegian  NOKUT has given an authorization to the OSM Aviation Academy to provide a higher vocational training recently. Thanks to that, Norwegian pilot wannabes will be allowed to apply for student loans implemented by Lånekassen to fu...

Pilot apprenticeship
March 11, 2019 Regulations

Apprenticeships for pilots in the UK, soon you can save up to £27000 on your training

British Airline Pilots Association announced that they had aided by setting a very new standard of airline pilot training financing option in the UK. The new apprenticeship system, created by a team consisted of leading aviation employer...