November 2013

28 Nov

Pilot communication – it matters how you say it

Due to the amount of strain and stress that pilots experience during the flight, especially during the critical flight moments, communication is one of the primary components that suffers. Speech and phrases get shorter, it becomes rarer and it consequently leads to misunderstanding or even mistake possibility. According to the University of Buffalo released paper on Language Error Analysis, examination of the accidents and insident reports, helped to determine three main ways how innefective communication can compromise aviation safety: wrong information may be used; situation awarenress may be lost; participants may fail to build a shared model of the present situation...

27 Nov

Pilot job market forecast and best places to be!

Pilot profession is appealing, exciting and most importantly interesting. However, if you are not up to date with the prospects, opportunities and most favorable career locations it might be difficult to find your place under the sun. At the end of the third quarter, airlines, aircraft manufacturers, and industry professionals present performance news and plans for the upcoming year which provide good forecasting basis for the realistic future prognosis. According to the newest Airbus in-depth industry forecast, which was released on October 24th, it is certain that aviation industry will grow, and it will grow a lot. The most important factor...

27 Nov

Success Story

Dear Baltic Aviation Academy newsletter readers, We would like to introduce to you our new newsletter segment which will focus on the success stories of Baltic Aviation Academy’s students. We will cover the stories of those who just joined the aviation school as well as seasoned professionals. We hope you will find this segment interesting, informative and influential! Tomi – pilot’s seat for less The first student from Finland has recently joined the Ab-Initio school at Baltic Aviation Academy. Tomi Salonen took advantage of the opportunity to become a pilot in a much more economical way abroad and had his government sponsor it. Tomi...

26 Nov

New year – new focus on career

The upcoming New Year means the time for new decisions and changes in life. For the aviation enthusiasts and future pilots those changes include the new Type Rating Training Centre search. On the 3rd of December, at 17:00 (GMT+2) the aviation training centre Baltic Aviation Academy, will deliver the last webinar of 2013. Webinar will focus on how to choose the Type Rating Training Centre. It will provide a lot of useful information for the new aviation enthusiasts and those who are planning on becoming pilots but haven’t made their action plan yet. Every country has its own Civil Aviation Administration...

15 Nov

Pilot’s Seat For Less

The first student from Finland has recently joined the Ab-Initio school at Baltic Aviation Academy. Tomi Salonen took advantage of the opportunity to become a pilot in a much more economical way abroad and had his government sponsor it. Scandinavian countries have been known to provide free education and in addition to that, encourage students to acquire their degrees abroad by providing government study loans with small interest rates. According to Tomi Salonen, CPL modular student at Baltic Aviation Academy, education in Finland is free, however foreign educational institutions need to meet the requirements of the Ministry of Education and Culture...