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17 May

BAA Training to Train Turkish Airlines Pilots

Turkish Airlines, one of the top airlines in the world, has signed a contract with BAA Training for a Cadet training program. One of the TOP 3 biggest independent aviation training centers in Europe, BAA Training, is proud to announce that it will deliver training to almost 300 cadets for the airline in 3.5 years. Having one of Europe’s youngest fleets with an average age of 8,2 years, Turkish Airlines has a total of 335 aircraft, of which 224 are narrow, 88 are wide bodies, and 23 are freighter. To operate the current fleet, the number of which is set to...

15 May

BAA Training is coming to Lleida Air Challenge!

Are you still thinking about which career path to choose for your future? Explore more about the career in aviation opportunities and training processes, get professional and personal advice from our experts and take your first step towards exciting pilot career! You will find us on both days of the fair. Agenda: Saturday, 1st of June Opening ceremony Conferences on „Working for the aeronautical sector: job opportunities“ Sunday, 2nd of June Aeronautical fair Air show Things to remember: When: 1-2 June Where: Lleida–Alguaire Airport, Carretera de l'Aeroport, s/n, 25125 Alguaire, Lérida, Spain We look forward to seeing and meeting you at Lleida Air Challenge! Find out more about the...

30 Apr

Avion Express Cadet Programme first graduates shared their experience with the Programme and airline

At the beginning of 2019, the first two cadets finished Avion Express Cadet Programme. It is a big step in the lives of the young pilots and the company as well. Jonar Hanak and Oliver Bjurling are highly motivated and hard-working. They took the opportunity to pursue their dream of becoming professional pilots and showed that it takes dedication and persistence to reach this goal. Jonar Hanak was studying Music Production in Stockholm when he unexpectedly found his passion. ”My friend had Microsoft Flight Simulator X, I started playing around with it by accident and got completely hooked,” says Jonar, who...

30 Apr

MPL – Your Fastest Way to the First Officer’s Seat

If you are an individual with an ambition of becoming an airline pilot, you might have already seen MPL abbreviation while looking for various pilot training programs. It might be a challenge to clearly understand the MPL training pathway, as it is quite a new program in aviation training market. Therefore, we are here to help you by briefly introducing the main features and requirements for the MPL program. MPL origins MPL stands for Multi-Crew Pilot Licence, which was introduced in 2006 by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) as an airline-specific training program. Why airline-specific? Because this program requires a partnership of an...