December 2013

30 Dec

Destination – Captain

What is it like to hear airport noises even before you are born? For Neil Limbachia that gave a start for his passion and career. As Neil describes himself, he is a detail oriented person who is outgoing and enjoys meeting new people. Neil used that detail-oriented trait when spending 6 months researching type rating training schools. According to Neil, 6 months is a relatively short time to spend researching something that will eventually be shaping up your career. The top criteria that weighted Neil’s decision were how well is the training centre being valued in a region, former student reviews,...

18 Dec

Why the school matters

Aviation industry is currently lacking pilots yet finding the place to work takes time, dedication and good education. Aviation training centre, Baltic Aviation Academy, based in Vilnius, Lithuania has been the education source for a number of pilots who have successfully entered aviation job market with Europe’s top airlines. Majority of the airlines are looking for already successfully established and qualified pilots that could take captain seats in the aircraft. Unfortunately, there are not that many of those seats and definitely not everyone is made to be a captain. What future pilots can do is make sure that they take thoughtful...

13 Dec

Baltic Aviation Academy ends the year with noticeable student growth

Baltic Aviation Academy, aviation training centre based in Vilnius (Lithuania) ends the year with a one and half time more students. According to the statistics comparing with data of 2012, academy experienced 65% growth of Type Rating Training Organization students and 43% percent growth of Ab Initio school students. During 2013, Ab Initio School received students from Lithuania, Ukraine, Afghanistan, Libya, Finland, Latvia, Tadzhikistan, Azerbaijan and Belarus. Therefore academy obtained Flight Navigation Procedures Trainer, two additional Tecnam 2002 JF and one Cesna 172 for flight training. In August, first Commercial Pilot License student group graduated and received Baltic Aviation Academy’s certificates...

10 Dec

Baltic Aviation Academy ends the year with new Ab Initio students

In December, Baltic Aviation Academy, aviation training centre based in Vilnius (Lithuania) received two more student groups at its Ab Initio pilot school. Students started Commercial Pilot License (CPL) and Private Pilot License (PPL) trainings and became the last student groups of 2013. While aviation industry faces high demand for pilots, Baltic Aviation Academy had expanded its training capabilities by purchasing two more Tecnam 2002 aircraft and a Flight Navigation Procedures Trainer in 2013. This expansion allowed Baltic Aviation Academy to have a total of six ATPL Integrated, PPL and CPL student groups to successfully enroll to Ab Initio Pilot School. “As...