Student Blog Part 2 – Beatrice Secchi – Ryanair Mentorship Programme

Ciao a tutti! Here we go with the next stage of my journey! ???? It has been another busy few months flying but I have to tell you about one of my highlights as a Ryanair mentored cadet. My classmates and I had the chance to visit Cork airport to have a tour with Base […]

Student Blog Part 1 – Beatrice Secchi – Ryanair Mentorship Programme

Ciao! My name is Beatrice, I’m 25 years old and from Milano in Italy. I’m a Ryanair cadet at Altlantic Flight Training Academy in Cork. Every month I will keep you updated on my progress and share my stories about my flight training at AFTA. Nice to meet you (piacere di conoscervi) and thanks for […]

AFTA Ryanair Cadets Visit Boeing 737-800 at Cork Airport

Last week cadets on the Ryanair Pilot Mentorship Programme had the opportunity to visit a Ryanair Boeing 737-800 at Cork Airport with Ryanair’s Base Captain, Captain Brian Coomey and First Officer Shane Collins (AFTA graduate). During the visit, students were able to sit in the cockpit as Captain Brian Coomey explained to them the systems […]

Kevin Brooks Testimonial

My name is Kevin Brooks and I am a First Officer with British Airways. I joined Atlantic Flight Training Academy in November 2015 on an integrated course having come straight from secondary school. Having looked at a number of training organisations around Europe AFTA stood out to me. From the outset it was clear that […]

AFTA Graduates

Congratulations to AFTA graduates Jonathan Ogay and Catherine Kennelly from everyone at AFTA. Jonathan and Catherine received their course completion qualifications at Ryanair headquarters having recently completed their Boeing 737 Type rating. Photographed with Ryanair Deputy Chief Pilot Captain Aidan Murray and Ryanair Chief Pilot Captain Ray Conway. A fantastic achievement. Well done 🙂