Alsim has announced the sale of an ALX Light Turboprop to the Morocco Aviation Private Academy (MAPA), located in Benslimane, Morocco. The device will be delivered to the academy this spring.
Airways College, a flight training school created 30 years ago, confirms its desire to go abroad and in particular spread in Africa.
EgyptAir Training Center successfully passes the inspection of the European Agency for Safety and aviation procedures (EASA).
Youngsters with aspirations to join the aviation industry in Africa have been given a major boost following an agreement signed at the Aviation Africa summit in Kigali last week.
International aviation training organisation, Airways Aviation, is signing an agreement with AfBAA and INTech Investments Africa Ltd. to bring its foundation school concept to Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy (EAA), ICAO TRAINAIR Plus member and IATA authorised global training centre, has graduated 184 aviation professionals at a ceremony held at the Academy's Commercial and
MOMook, intelligent business and training management software developer, has announced signing a contract with a new client from North Africa – Algiers Aviation Training School (ATS). A two-year agreement was signed in
ABET has said it has empowered ATNS Adult employees with the skills and knowledge to make a difference in their social - as well as the work environments.
Ethiopian Airlines has expanded its training fleet with five new Diamond DA40 NG aircraft. The airline now operates 18 training airplanes from Diamond Aircraft, 16 single-engine DA40 and two DA42 twins as well as two Diamond Aircraft simulators
Airways College, a pilot training school located in France, has signed a framework contract with Institut National Polytechnique Houphouët-Boigny (INP-HB), Ivory
The Resource Group has launched a new, modular Airside Safety training course.
Air Seychelles has celebrated the graduation of a group of seven Seychellois engineers who have completed a comprehensive training programme with Etihad Airways.
FlightSafety International, that has a training centre in South Africa, is receiving outstanding reviews from U.S. Army personnel who are using the UH-72A Lakota simulators being delivered to Flight School
EgyptAir Taining Center has implemented a training programme for crews of Indian pilots on type B737 -800 and A320.
CAA International (CAAi), part of the UK CAA International Directorate, has launched a brand new training course, designed to support aviation managers across the industry with a solid grounding in
FlightSafety International, which operates in South Africa, has announced that the FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, Florida will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its founding on October 17,
Rural high school learners in the Free State will receive a “final push” from Denel to prepare for the year-end exams.
Following the Germanwings tragedy, and in the light of an EASA Task Force recommends that 'all airline pilots should undergo psychological evaluation as part of training or before
EDM, a provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, has announced that Ethiopian Airlines' new Aviation Academy is fitted out with a range of its cabin crew training
EDM has announced that Ethiopian Airlines' new Aviation Academy is fitted out with a range of its cabin crew training simulators.
Provider of flight crew services and EASA Part-147 aviation technical training, Resource Group, have launched their new eLearning products for flight crew.
Alsim has announced the sale of an AL250 simulator to Algavia, FTO based in Oran, Algeria.
Egypt Air Training Center hopes to expand its training capabilities in the African continent after being in a co-operation with RwandAir.
Boeing has released its 2016 Pilot and Technician Outlook and projects a demand for nearly 1.5 million pilots and technicians over the next 20 years.
Embraer and the Mohammed VI International Aviation Academy (AIAC) have signed an MoU for engineering development in Morocco.
The secretary general of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Dr. Fang Liu, is on an official visit to South Africa, the first official visit to the country since 1944.
TAG Global Training has announced the launch of its 'Upset Prevention and Recovery Training' (UPRT) theory course, adding to its offered e-Learning courses.
Rwandan pilots will be able to be trained at the Egyptian Aviation Academy for single-engine aircraft.
Thirteen Nigerian Aerodrome safety inspectors have been trained by the Singapore Civil Aviation Academy, the first time a programme of its type has been held in Nigeria.
Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy has graduated 347 aviation professionals in a ceremony held last week at the academy.
In cooperation with the International Civil Aviation Organization ICAO, EgyptAir has implemented the TrainAir Plus programme.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) Training and Development Institute (TDI) has given Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) Aviation Training Academy (ATA) membership of its
During her recent visit to Senegal, ICAO Secretary General Dr Fang Liu expressed her view that the country should promote careers in aviation and aviation-related fields through its tertiary education system.
EgyptAir Training Center has passed the European Agency for Safety and Aviation (EASA) inspection.
EgyptAir Training Centre received a high-level delegation from the Libyan Civil Aviation Authority, in order to re-accredit the centre for training for airlines operating in the Libyan market.
EgyptAir Training Centre has announced its participation in the African Aviation MRO Conference & Exhibition 2016 next week.
EgyptAir Training Center has received 38 ambassadors and representatives of African countries.
Ethiopian Airlines has launched its refurbished aviation academy at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, which has received a $100 million refit and has increased its capacity to 4000 students.
TAV Academy has held its first training session in Istanbul, under the membership of TRAINAIR Plus Programme, with trainers from Tanzania.
FlightSafety International has announced that Steve Gross has been promoted to senior vice president, commercial.
FlightSafety International, that has a full flight simulator at learning centre in South African, adds Gulfstream G650 Controller Pilot Data Link Communication to its extensive series of eLearning
EDM, a global provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, has shipped a second Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainer (CEET) to Ethiopian Airlines.
EDM announced today that the second Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainer (CEET) it has manufactured for Ethiopian Airlines passed its Factory Acceptance Test (FAT).
Ethiopian Airlines has finalised installation of Boeing 777 Flight Simulator manufactured by CAE ahead of its schedule and is now ready for training.
FlightSafety International continues to enhance its Gulfstream G650 training programme by upgrading its simulators and adding the Autobrakes system.
Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) and SOC Limited Aviation Training Academy (ATA) recently held an international aviation graduation ceremony in Johannesburg.
French professional pilot training centre Airways Formation aims to meet international market as airlines face pilot shortage.
Jetstream Aviation enters the African market by signing yet another cooperation agreement with a state authority.
The first group of aviation technicians from Cameroon trained by Denel have started with practical on-the-job training within the aerospace and defence technology group.
FlightPath International will launch a full service Commercial Aviation Training Centre in the city of Johannesburg, South Africa. Training services will be offered for the full cadre of aviation professionals: Airline
Eurocontrol, the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation, and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) have signed a new collaboration agreement supporting the more
EgyptAir Training Center has past the European Agency inspection for Safety and Aviation ( EASA ) conducted recently by the agency through reviewing training programmess, quality standards and the administrative structure of the
L-3 Communications has bought UK-headquartered CTC Aviation for an estimated $210million. CTC has been growing across Africa with airline deals with Fastjet and First Nation and other contracts in North Africa.
The AviAssist Foundation – regional affiliate of the Flight Safety Foundation – is to hold the 4th edition of the Safety in African Aviation Conference at the LeMigo Hotel in Kigali, Rwanda on 19-20 November 2015.
The final panel session at the Aviation Africa event looked at the shortage of human capital in the region and the need to train young people to make sure the industry thrives.
Dr. Nicklas Dahlstrom, director of human factors for Emirates Airline, addressing the Aviation Africa conference in Dubai today, told the audience that human factors training is essential, especially when
SITA today announced the creation of a new corporate social responsibility initiative - the SITA Air Transport Community Foundation - initiated by the 34-member SITA Council to work with charities in delivering educational
In association with risk management training specialists KRisk, CAA International (CAAi), a wholly owned subsidiary of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), has launched two new Risk Management course titles,
CAE announced today that it has sold two simulators into Africa for undisclosed airlines. The first is for a Boeing 737NG simulator and the second a boeing 777 simulator.
EgyptAir Training Center will be demonstrating its wide ranging capabilities when it participates in the third African Aviation Training Conference & Exhibition 2015 that will be held in Addis Ababa 19th & 20th
The former head of flight operations at FastJet, Capt Ali Hammoud, has told students at a UK university that Africa is preparing for a “big aviation boom”.
South Africa's AVIC International Flight Training Academy (AIFA) at George has been stepping up its fleet as it has welcomed an increasingly international cohort of students from Asia and across Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines has returned to EgyptAir Training Center after a break of more than a year.
Top engineering students with bursaries from Denel that study at universities across the country were honoured at an awards function in Tshwane, South Africa, today. They were joined by high school learners who
Twenty-year-old Kalenga is a First Officer flying with captains across the airline's network, having been hired as part of the company's commitment to support Zambian youth and nurture new local talent.
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it has acquired the first ever B-787 Dreamliner full flight simulator in Africa.
FlightPath International the Transport Canada and EASA Approved Training Organisation which operates in 60 countries providing pilot, technical and operational training, including for Ethiopian Airlines, has appointed Mike
Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) SOC has concluded a partnership agreement with the Tanzanian Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA).
Egypt Air Training Center has received a high-level delegation from Eritrean Airlines to discuss ways to expand cooperation in the fields of cabin crew training for Eritrean Airlines crews.
Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy is equipping its training fleet of Cessna 172 Skyhawk piston aircraft with the latest 155hp turbodiesel aero-engines from Continental Motors.
The newly established Algerian flight academy -Aviation Training School (ATS) – part of the Red Med Group, located in Hassi Messaoud (Algeria), has launched its business with a DA40 NG from Diamond Aircraft with option for
The international arm of the UK's civil aviation authority developed a bespoke safety management workshop to support the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority's (GCAA) vision to become a world-class regulator.
Boeing in collaboration with South African Airways, the South African Department of Public Enterprises and the Department Basic Education, has unveiled Project SiVulindlela, an ambitious project to bring
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that the Ethiopian Aviation Academy, the largest aviation academy in Africa has been recognised as an International Air Transport Association (IATA) Authorised Training
Boeing is forecasting continued strong growth in demand for commercial aviation pilots and maintenance technicians as the global fleet expands over the next 20 years.
Dutch MRO operator, Direct Maintenance, has a strong presence in East Africa and is aiming to increase its involvement with the launch of a new training course in Kenya to meet ongoing growth and development needs in
Caverton Helicopters has contracted CAE to provide training centre operation services over six years. The pioneer training centre will be located in Lagos, Nigeria and is scheduled to be ready for operation in mid-2015.
FlightPath International Ltd. has announced that it has achieved Transport Canada Boeing B737NG type course approval.
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that the Ethiopian Aviation Academy has been voted the 2014 ”Airline Training Services Provider of the Year” by the African Airlines Association (AFRAA).
AviAssist has successfully completed is third Pan-African safety seminar "2Gether 4Safety" with an event in Entebbe, Uganda designed to help develop safer operations for African
Seven Kenya Airways cadets have graduated from the first integrated professional pilot course delivered to the Nairobi-based airline by South Africa's Progress Flight Academy.
Ethiopian Aviation Academy has announced that it has graduated 21 pilots, 21 aviation technicians, 68 marketing professionals and 20 cabin crew at a ceremony held at Ethiopian Headquarters earlier this month.
Airbus Defence and Space today rolled out the PZL 130 Orlik MPT (Multi Purpose Trainer), a new version of the twin-seat aircraft with glass cockpit.
After only a few months of success with the integration of iPad technology into the classroom, FlightPath International has now introduced the use of 60” flat screen monitors at the FlightPath International Training Centre.
EgyptAir Training Center received the advisor to the Nigerian President of Aviation Affairs has visited EgyptAir Training Center.
Registration for the 2014 academic year starts on February 15, 2014 – opening of an examination centre for students in Reunion Island.
fastjet has announced its integration with Hahn Air Systems' e-alliance product was successfully completed this week.
Ethiopian Airlines has graduated 52 Aviation Maintenance Technicians, 47 Marketing and 25 Finance trainees on December 26, 2103 at a graduation ceremony held at the airline's Headquarters.
Ethiopian Aviation Academy graduated 39 pilots and 45 Aviation Technicians at a ceremony held at Ethiopian Airlines headquarters on Tuesday, November 12, 2013.
EgyptAir Training Center has expanded its proliferation in the African market by training Eritrean airlines cabin crew.
EgyptAir Training centre has upgraded its website to add extra functionality and links to social media.
Boeing subsidiary Jeppesen is teaming with multiple pilot training centres worldwide to guide cadets through the initial, or 'ab initio' stage of training to become professional pilots.
EgyptAir Training Center has been approved by the Iraqi Civil Aviation Authority as an approved training centre certified to provide all the required aviation training courses for Iraqi Airways teams
Ethiopian Aviation Academy graduated 71 cabin crew, 43 aviation maintenance technicians and 140 marketing professionals, including trainees from Equatorial Guinea, in a ceremony held at Ethiopian Airlines headquarters on September 5,
Boeing projects the commercial aviation industry will need more than one million new pilots and technicians to support the expanding demand for new airplane deliveries over the next two decades, estimating a requirement for
EgyptAir Training Center has announced its capacity to conduct specialised maintenance training including electrical wiring interconnection system (EWIS) and damage assessment and reporting for aircraft
Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy graduated 29 pilots, 49 Aviation Technicians and 43 Cabin Crew at a ceremony held at Ethiopian Airlines headquarters on Tuesday, July 9.
South African Airways (SAA) and SA Express have today announced a joint effort to train scores of young South Africans to become qualified commercial pilots.
The Libyan Air Force and Defense Forces have appointed DCI to train 20 officer trainees.