AFTA aerobatics instructor and ex RAF fighter pilot Gerry Humphreys is to be joined for the first time ever by his 21 year old son in the Bray Air Show on 19 July. Harry, who is training to be a commercial pilot at AFTA will perform a series of low passes, waves and tight turns…Details
AFTA Open Day – Sunday 16th August 2015 Atlantic Flight Training Academy is opening its doors to the public from 11am to 3pm to view its facilities both at Little Island and Cork International Airport Business Park. Free simulator sessions will be on offer at our state of the art Boeing 737-800-NG simulator at Little…Details
We love hearing from our graduates here at AFTA.
Here we see Captain Mark Mulvany & First Officer Brian O’Keeffe taking time out for a quick photo before departure in their Norwegian Boeing 737-800.
Thanks for the pic guys, looks like ye are having a blast 🙂
Great news from Liverpool today as AFTA graduate & honorary Cork native David Edwards lands his dream job as a first officer with Ryanair.
Everyone at AFTA is thrilled for you dave, congrats 🙂
A very productive week at AFTA as another two of our students pass their CPL flight tests.
A huge congratulations to Air Astana cadet Azat Nurgaliyev & integrated student Hakan Efe Sonlu.
Keep up the hard work guys 🙂
AFTA will be holding its next Pilot Training Seminar on the 18th of October at the Cork International Hotel.
This event is open to everybody.
Looking forward to seeing you there 🙂
An unforgettable day for AFTA graduate Roger Cunneen as he received his wings at Ryanair HQ this week. A very proud Roger pictured here with Ryanair Chief Pilot Raymond Conway & Deputy Chief Pilot Aidan Murray. Everyone one at AFTA wishes you a very safe and rewarding career at Ryanair Roger, and hopefully see you…Details
Great news today as former AFTA student Kevin Brooks lands his dream job as a first officer with Stobart Air.
Kevin finished up with us here in May, and its great to see him get his first job so quickly.
Congratulations Kevin, all your hard work paid off 🙂
We have another 2 week full time PPL ground-school course commencing on Monday 4th September 2017.
To book your place call us on 021-4888737 or PM us directly on Facebook.
A huge congratulations to our very own Shane Collins who passed his CPL flight test at the academy yesterday. Shane was previously Head of Engineering at AFTA, but after procrastinating for 9 years decided to follow his dream and become a commercial pilot 🙂 A very well done Shane, we’d give your landings a 10…Details
Well done to Modular student Estela Daskalakis on passing her MEIR flight test at the academy yesterday.
Next stop MCC/JOC 🙂
Estela pictured here with IAA examiner Philip Smythe.
Great news from AFTA graduate Bryan O’Leary this week having been offered his dream position as a first officer in Europes largest airline Ryanair.
Well done Bryan, all your hard work paid off and we wish you the very best of luck in your future career as an airline pilot 🙂
Keep in touch!!!!!!