April 2013

29 Apr

Baltic Aviation Academy’s Ab Initio School acquires Cessna 172 aircraft

Baltic Aviation Academy’s Flight Training Organization aircraft fleet was supplemented with a four-seat, single-engine, high-wing aircraft – a Cessna 172 which started to be used for the flight trainings since end of April. On the 23rd of April Baltic Aviation Academy has received plane’s registration and certification issued by the Lithuanian Civil Aviation Authority. The aircraft is used for instrument (IFR) and night visual flight (NVFR) training performed during commercial (CPL) and airline transport pilot (ATPL) study programs. The objective of the Instrument flight training course is to train pilots to the level of proficiency necessary to operate airplanes under the...

29 Apr

What is the most important when going on a ‘job hunt’?

Most of the students who come to Baltic Aviation Academy wishing to start their pilot careers admit that they have been dreaming about the profession since being little kids. We often witness the entire growth process of those young men and women seeking to ‘reach the skies’ from start to finish. Therefore, we must admit that students leaving Baltic Aviation Academy with their pilot licenses in the pockets simply become our family members. And you always seek for ways of helping your family. Receiving a long-anticipated pilot license is a definite challenge, but getting a job as a pilot may sometimes...

16 Apr

Baltic Aviation Academy agrees on pilot assessment program

Baltic Aviation Academy and Avion Express have signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding the assessment of graduate pilots of Baltic Aviation Academy. Both parties shared the understanding that pilot-students should have a possibility to have their flying proficiency skills and character suitability to be evaluated by pilot selection personnel of an airline. During the assessment procedure pilots will have a unique opportunity to receive a professional feedback on their strengths and weaknesses as pilots for hire. In addition to that airline will be provided with a great tool to establish a reserve of ready-to-fly professionals. ’Through the cooperation with our partner, Baltic...

8 Apr

Baltic Aviation Academy’s Ab Initio School acquires Flight and Navigation Procedures Trainer

Ab Initio School at aviation training centre Baltic Aviation Academy (Vilnius, Lithuania) has acquired a new Tecnam P2006T/Cessna 172 flight and navigation procedures trainer (FNTP II). Flight and Navigation Procedures Trainer is intended for instrument flight by allowing students practice in different meteorological conditions. It allows performing and practicing various procedures of the flight. Flight simulator can perform ground operations, takeoff, a variety of flight maneuvers, radio navigation, landing, including the failures of various systems of the aircraft. ‘As the flight season is coming closer, Baltic Aviation Academy is decided to supplement ‘dry’ theory with real situations and examples, which can be...