May 2015

28 May

First flying season at Ab Initio School

First flying season is one of the most exciting parts in the journey of becoming a pilot. Today, we want to give you an informative and fun video about the steps that every student must go through in order to successfully start flying, make their first solo flight and continue on with the studies. Happy watching! And as always, feel free to post your comments and questions for us to answer!...

26 May

Why should you fly a helicopter?

Helo, chopper, whirlybird, copter…yes, it is still the same thing disguised under many names. For the first time in Baltic Aviation Academy’s history, we are writing about helicopters. And no, we will never betray our first true love for the airplanes, however, there always comes time for growth and for us it is the beginning of the helicopter training! So for the beginning, we want to give you a quick read about the helicopter usage, its popularity, and most importantly, entangle some fun helicopter facts along the way. Single or twin? Before we begin any sort of discussion about the helicopters, let’s understand...

26 May

Top 10 things which have changed over the years inside the airplanes

In a context of rapidly developing and improving world, it is not a surprise that over the years air travel has changed vastly. Starting from an online ticket purchase and ending with a modern experimentation with aircraft without pilots. But what exact changes have occurred inside the airplane? Most of us did not even have a chance to try out the vintage style of air travel. So let’s look to top 10 things which are no longer seen on the aircraft and experience it! 1. Sleeping berths Formerly, not only the first class passengers had an opportunity to sleep comfortably while flying....

25 May

Baltic Aviation Academy’s Ab Initio School acquired Part-MF Certificate

Due to the significant growth of the fleet which is used for the Ab Initio School training, Baltic Aviation Academy has initiated and been approved as Part-MF organization. Last year academy purchased five new aircraft and performing its maintenance and repair in-house became an essential aspect of the successful flight training. Therefore, according to the Maintenance Organization Approval Certificate which has been issued by Lithuania’s Civil Aviation Administration on May 8th, Baltic Aviation Academy is now entitled to act as a maintenance organization in compliance with Section A, Subpart F of Annex I (Part-M) of Regulation (EC) No. 2042-2003. “It has...

11 May

Baltic Aviation Academy preparing helicopter training program

Baltic Aviation Academy, aviation training provider located in Vilnius, Lithuania is revealing the plans of the helicopter training program preparation. The start of the first Baltic Aviation Academy‘s Helicopter Private Pilot License course is planned for the upcoming September. All helicopter training course participants who will successfully complete the course will receive EASA helicopter private pilot license which will allow them to fly for their own pleasure or continue studying towards professional helicopter pilot license. “Growth is imperative for every company in today’s demanding market. We have set a path of continuous improvement which simultaneously produces unceasing growth. Adding this new...