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Atlantic Flight Training Academy @atlanticflight, an Enterprise Ireland client company headquartered at Cork airport, has today announced the official opening of its new IAA approved, Aircraft Maintenance Hangar at its second Irish Pilot Training base, located at Waterford Airport. Since 1995 AFTA has trained 2,300 graduates who are employed with the world’s leading airlines including, […]

Six West and AFTA Announce Student Competition Winners

Six West, a world-leading provider of flight operations services to aircraft lessors, airlines and private aviation in collaboration with the Cork-based Atlantic Flight Training Academy (AFTA) are delighted to announce the winners of the Student Initiative Competition, launched in September 2019. The competition, which was open to all students in Ireland from transition to sixth […]


Instructors, staff and students celebrate at AFTA’s 2020 graduation ceremony. AFTA were pleased to welcome back past graduates for AFTA’s 2020 graduation ceremony. It was an important day marking the achievements of our graduates now employed as first officers with our partner airlines Ryanair and Stobart Air, flight instructors, and flying for other airlines all […]

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours Degree) in International Business with Aviation Studies

Cork Institute of Technology School of Business (CIT) have announced they are now taking applications from commercial pilots for their two year online Bachelor of Arts degree in International Business with Aviation Studies for the academic year 2019/2020. The BA in International Business with Aviation was designed and created specifically for commercial pilots in conjunction […]

AFTA Celebrate International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day to all female aviators at AFTA & internationally. Today in AFTA we are celebrating with our female cadets, some of which are pictured here, who are following their dreams to become a Pilot. Photo includes Beatrice Secchi, Elaine Acheson, Rachel McBurney, Gabriela Chaves, Eimer Larkin, Sinead Dunne, Rachel Mc Grath (Flight […]