AFTA Stobart Air Mentored Programme

Congratulations to Stobart Air mentored cadet David who has recently completed his training here in AFTA and is our first graduate on the prestigious AFTA/Stobart Air mentorship programme.

If you would like to join David working for one of Europe’s leading franchise, ACMI and charter aviation specialists apply now.


  • Secure a conditional job offer on successful completion of training.
  • ATR Type Rating included.
  • Receive ongoing mentorship from Stobart Air throughout their training

Applications now open for a limited time.

Next class commences Monday the 8th of June.

Stobart Air operates up to 940 flights weekly across 43 routes throughout 11 European countries.

They are an established partner of world-renowned international airline Aer Lingus, operating its busy Aer Lingus Regional service, and Flybe, as operator of flights from London Southend Airport and the Isle of Man.

Successful applicants will undertake an extensive 16 – 18 month training program that involves 220 hours flight time through Cork International Airport and Waterford Airport, with ongoing one-on-one mentoring from a Stobart Air pilot. On successful conclusion of the programme, you will have achieved your commercial pilot’s license and will gain full time employment as first officers with the Irish airline.

Email info@afta.ie to receive more information.