New Zealand International Commercial Pilot Academy

The New Zealand International Commercial Pilot Academy (NZICPA) has a strong history of successfully training professional and recreational pilots and in response to the changing demands of the industry, we have developed a comprehensive range of flight training courses. Commercial Pilot Academy is a training establishment that has been granted registration by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority under Part 18 of the Education Act 1989.

You will find New Zealand an outstanding country to fly in with a wide diversity of terrain and weather in which to develop and practice your new skills. Locally we have three airfields ranging from a busy regional airport through to a large military base. All provide outstanding opportunities to work in both controlled and uncontrolled airspace utilizing a full range of navigation aids and landing surfaces.

We are positive that you will enjoy learning with us.

Sky Blue Aero Services

“Skyblue Aero Services is a UK based company specializing in the ATR 42/72 series aircraft. It is UK CAA/JAA approved Type Rating Training Organization (TRTO). The company was founded by Captain Andy Foan and Mrs Lesley Williams who formerly ran Skyblue Aviation, a highly respected UK based TRTO and airline consultancy company.

Skyblue Aero Services provides training services to both self sponsoring pilots and airline companies. The company’s high quality training courses are delivered by an experienced team of Instructors and Examiners. The company also has access to highly experienced airline personnel who are able to provide a comprehensive range of consultancy services to both start-up and established airlines.

Alpha Aviation Group, Philippines

Alpha Aviation Group (AAG) is a well-established provider of aviation training solutions, working with client airlines across the globe.

AAG offers a wide portfolio of services, but specializes in cadet assessment and selection, type ratings and flagship ab initio training programs, all of which are tailored and optimized to operational needs of its partner airlines.

It serves the domestic and South East Asia market from its base in the Philippines where it operates an Approved Training Organisation (ATO) and a certified Type Rating Training Organisation (TRTO) for the Airbus A320. It also has the only EASA certified Airbus A320 Full Flight Simulator in its Philippines platform.

AAG has played a major part in pioneering the Multi-crew Pilot Licence (MPL) in the Philippines and UAE, where it is currently the largest provider of First Officers via the MPL route.

AAG also has a proven track record of entering new markets and developing local relationships with regulators and airlines – often having to cross-certify training programs between countries. To date, 97% of its graduates from the Philippines are employed by airline partners.

CTC Aviation Services Ltd.

CTC Aviation has become known as a global leader in aviation training and management solutions. We serve major airlines around the world, from established national flag carriers to fast growing start-up operations and each year we provide support for approximately 50 airlines and aviation clients worldwide. As a JAA/EASA approved training organisation, we annually train approximatly 2000 aircrew and place in the order of 200 – 300 pilots in a variety of operations worldwide.

CTC offers a full suite of services through our ATO located around 1 hour from London Heathrow. This operation delivers approved courses for a range of aircraft types, including the Boeing 737 NG, and the Airbus A319/A320/A321 family. Across the past four years CTC Aviation has produced in excess of 700 qualified students who are now flying with the world’s airlines. These include a large number of new Captains who have undertaken upgrade training with us.

There is no compromise possible when it comes to maintaining training standards in the aviation industry. Our ambition is to exceed your highest expectations and our quality ideals are no better defined than in our company tagline “Committed to Excellence”. For some companies taglines are inspirational, many are without foundation. For CTC our commitment is a statement of fact.

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EgyptAir Training Center

Established in May 1932, EGYPTAIR is one of the pioneer airlines in the world, being the seventh air carrier worldwide.

Since its establishment in the early 70’s EGYPTAIR TRAINING CENTER has undertaken the task of training all categories of EGYPTAIR employees to the levels of competency for the safe operation and the efficient accomplishment of supporting commercial activities.

Now we are offering the experience we accumulated over the years to customers from all over the world in the form of various training programs that suit their needs. Our Vision is to become the regional leader of aviation training and one of the best worldwide.

Our Mission is to provide the highest quality of training services delivered with the aim of promoting safety standards and exceeding customer expectation.

Sofia Flight Training (SFT)

Sofia Flight Training (SFT) is a fully independent training center, established in 1971. With more than forty years of multinational experience in the aviation industry, we are able to offer to our clients, high quality facilities and services in accordance with the current European Regulations. We are a reliable, modern, certified provider of training experience notable with strong customer orientation and professionalism.

Sofia Flight Training’s core business is:

  • Full Flight Simulators operations
  • Pilot Training
  • Cabin Crew Training
  • Technical Training

We operate five state of the art Flight Simulators as well as an ATO Pilot Training:

  • Airbus A320 Family FFS
  • Airbus A320 MFTD
  • Boeing 737 Classic FFS
  • MD-80 FFS

Our modern equipment includes also five Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainers for aircraft – A320, B737, E170/190, MD-80s, BAe 146.

The Aviation Technical Training takes significant part of our course portfolio, providing flexible training – at the customer’s location or in our fully equipped classrooms, where we conduct practical workshops.

We maintain active customer support, including hotel booking and visa issuing assistance, as well as organized transportation.

Quality is guaranteed in Sofia Flight Training!

Jakarta Aviation Training Center (JATC)

Jakarta Aviation Training Center, widely known as JATC is an independent, privately owned training facility established in 2010. A combination of strategic location nearby Soekarno-Hatta International Airport of Jakarta, modern devices and our team of competent and skilled simulator engineers works 24/7 to ensure delivery of the high level of service in the personal care.

Today JATC offers Ab Initio, Type Rating Pilot Training, Wet Lease, Dry Lease, Differences Training, ATPL, Jet Orientation Course and Foundation Course. In addition, we cater to CPL holders who seek a self-sponsored type rating either on the Boeing 737NG or the Airbus A320.

Asian Aviation Training Center (AATC)

Founded almost 21 years ago in August 1996, AATC is a world class provider of ATR, Airbus A320 and A330 pilot and maintenance training and is well placed to fulfill any of your wet and dry lease training requirements.

Situated at the southern end of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport, our state of the art training facility offers a modern, fully equipped training environment with EASA, Thai CAAT (and a multitude of other NAAs) qualified FSTDs and associated training tools covering ATR 42-300, 42-500, 72-200, 72-210E, 72-212A (-500 series) 72-212A (-600 series), A320-200 and A330-200E aircraft types.

All FSTDs are multi configurable and can be readily configured to reflect just about any airframe/engine/avionics combination to enhance your training experience.

The facility has numerous classrooms, computer-based training rooms, briefing and debriefing rooms, mock ups, administration offices, and extra amenities including an instructor’s office, customer lockers and various lounge areas.

Combined with a training history and vast experience, AATC offers the highest quality service to over 100 customers from around the globe.

Others in Singapore may copy our acronym but no one will ever replicate our commitment to service, quality, performance, reliability and cost effectiveness.

Ethiopian Airlines (Ethiopian Aviation Academy)

Ethiopian Aviation Academy is the training division of the Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Group. The aviation training department of Ethiopian airlines was established in 1956 with the objective of providing the airline with the required skilled aviation personnel. It is this seed of the training department that has flourished into what is now Ethiopian Aviation Academy (EAA).

Since its inception, the Academy has proved itself to be a center of excellence in developing skilled workforce for operational divisions of not only Ethiopian Airlines but also the wider African aviation industry.

Due to the Airlines’ commitment for developing qualified aviation professionals, the Academy has continuously expanded both in capacity and staffing over the years.

Driven by the ever-increasing demand for its basic and recurrent training programs from domestic and international customers, the Ethiopian Aviation Academy is currently undergoing a massive transformation by heavily investing to equip itself with modern training aircraft, computer based training, simulators, and other ultra-modern facilities.

BAA Training (Baltic Aviation Academy)

JSC BAA Training (formerly known as Baltic Aviation Academy) is one of the biggest European standard aviation training centres, where the experience of tailored training solutions is wrapped in personal care. Its people are united by the passion for aviation and desire to ensure the efficient training solutions for both pilots and airlines.

Certified as the Approved Training Organization (ATO), today BAA Training offers Fixed and Rotary wing Ab Initio, Type Rating, Cabin Crew, Ground Handling, Flight Dispatcher, UAV/UAS training solutions including online training courses.

Course completion certificates issued by BAA Training are valid in all EASA countries and Belarus, Cuba, Jordan, Lybia, Laos, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal, Russia, Seychelles, Ukraine and Vietnam.

With the headquarters in Lithuania, Europe, BAA Training is present almost all over the world. In addition to the training base in HQ, it is able to offer training solutions for 18 types of aircraft in 54 Full Flight Simulators scattered among 26 locations in Europe, North and South Americas, Africa and Asia. In the beginning of 2017, BAA Training started the Strategic Partnership with Pier 7 Aviation in Sharjah Airport, the UAE, to accomodate Indian, Asian and MENA regions. Furthermore, BAA Training established operations in Tunis to fulfil needs of African region.

Almost 700 pilots flew close to 20,000 hours on FFSs in 2016 and acquired Type Rating at BAA Training. Cadet Pilot programmes with 4 airlines were established in 2016, too.

BAA Training is a member of the Avia Solutions Group family – an international, publicly traded aviation holding company with over 20 subsidiaries worldwide.