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airplanes can land with none engine
18 Jan

Can airplanes land with none engine?

Have you ever realised that the aircraft was gliding almost every flight you have ever been on? Let’s start with the technical part - the lower the power of the engine, the less fuel is burnt. When the aircraft lands, the thrust is set at its minimum, which means that the aircraft is effectively gliding with one engine shut down to save more fuel. In fact, most aircraft can fly a long distance with no engine at all. All fixed-wing aircraft have some capability to glide with no engine power. They continue to glide horizontally while landing, instead of sinking straight down...

3 Jan

Why do pilots say roger that?

Pilots use the phrase “Roger that” when they are in the air. Have you ever thought who the Roger is and why his name appears in the conversations between pilots? The reason goes back to the very first flights. The first plane flight by Wright brothers dates back to 1903. Then they used flares, hand signals and coloured paddles to communicate while the plane was in the air as there was no such thing as radio communication. The aviation technologies developed and pilots started to use the Morse code to communicate in approximately 1915 when air-to-ground voice transmission became possible. Back then they...

2 Jan

SunExpress Information Session – BAA Training

SunExpress is offering you an opportunity to be employed! Are you ready? The recruiters of Sun Express, the joint venture company of world‘s leading airlines Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, are coming to Vilnius at BAA Training to meet you! Don‘t miss the chance to meet and greet your possible future employer! During the information session interviews may be held as well as the final selection. Requirements for potential candidates: Min CPL (A)/IR (A) license and IR on multi-engine aircraft, MCC course completed, ATPL (A) theoretical knowledge exams passed, PART-MED class 1 medical, High School/Gymnasium graduation or equivalent, No administrative penalty from DGCA or...

31 Dec

Dreaming about Wizz Air pilot career? Meet us in Italy and discover more!

We are BAA Training, one of the leading Northern European aviation training centers, and we would like to invite you to meet this January in Milan! During the event, you will have a great chance to meet with a captain of Wizz Air, find out everything about Wizz Air cadet program and how to become a pilot! The largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe is looking for the aspiring future pilots to join the Wizz Air professional pilot team! Do not miss your chance to learn the details of the Wizz Air Cadet program, and find out more about...