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 […]
A huge congratulations to Turkish Airlines cadets Gokhan Cizmeci, Taskin Topal & Omer Cakir who all passed their MEIR flight tests at the academy this week. Well done for getting finished ahead of schedule lads, all the early mornings paid off 🙂
Burcu Uysal , Turkish Airlines cadet was selected to fly AFTA’s newest aircraft following it’s assembly in England. The newly delivered aircraft for AFTA registered G-THYB is the sister ship of G-THYA delivered to AFTA 11 months previously . Burcu is the only female cadet in the Turkish Airlines group and achieved one of the […]
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 […]
Stobart Air “actively consolidating” leadership position as pilot recruitment drive powers the airline’s expansion Cork Airport-based Atlantic Flight Training Academy (AFTA) is one of Europe’s leading flight training schools In an Irish first, AFTA and Stobart Air announce new pilot mentorship programme with guaranteed employment for all graduates Irish airline Stobart Air, the franchise flying […]
We are holding a full time 2 week PPL ground school course, commencing Monday 26th February. This is a great opportunity to get those PPL exams out of the way before the weather picks up for summer 2018. To book email email@example.com or PM us here on FB.
Spooky flights! Awake the ghosts of Cork Harbour and beyond with the spookiest flight of your life this Halloween! Cork has a fascinating and gruesome history where restless spirits still roam free at night and none more so than the week of Halloween. Tremble and quake as your pilot flies over the city streets and regales […]
Santa arrived early this year with our new Glass Cockpit C172S G-THYA. This is the third glass cockpit aircraft to join the AFTA fleet, alongside another C172S, EI-OOR and PA34 EI-CMT. Looking forward to many safe hours flying in this beautiful aircraft.
Ryanair, Ireland’s No.1 airline, today (14 Sept) announced a major new training partnership with Cork-based international flight school, Atlantic Flight Training Academy (AFTA) to deliver the Ryanair/AFTA Mentored Pilot Programme. This new 16-month intensive training programme gives trainee pilots a structured path to achieve their pilot licence and reach a standard where they are ready […]
We have had a very successful week at AFTA this week, with lots of PPL and MEIR flight tests being completed successfully by our amazing students!!!! Congratulations to everyone who passed and see you in the skies soon 🙂