Cork based international flight school, Atlantic Flight Training Academy (AFTA), has announced the official opening of its second Irish Pilot Training and Recruitment base, located at Waterford Airport. Today’s announcement follows the recent launch in Cork of a new Mentored Pilot Programme Partnership between AFTA and Ryanair. AFTA’s new 16-month intensive cadet training programme gives […]
My name is Kathryn Kennelly. I’m 22 years old and completed the integrated flight training course in Atlantic Flight Training Academy in May 2018. I always had a keen interest in aviation but when I finished school I pursued an accounting degree. I could never get the idea of becoming a pilot out of my […]
My name is Evan Tully. I am currently 20 years of age & completed my integrated flight training course at AFTA in April 2018. It had been a dream of mine to become a commercial pilot from a very young age. I started researching flight schools whilst still in secondary school and came across Atlantic […]
My name is Tomás Curran and I completed the integrated course in Atlantic Flight Training Academy in April 2018. From a very young age the only aspiration I had was to become a pilot. During secondary school there were no subjects that appealed to me in any way as much as pilot training did. In […]
Huge congratulations to AFTA integrated students Alex, Geoffrey, Frances & Andrew who completed their first solo flights at Cork airport recently. Great work guys, it’s a day you will never forget 🙂
It has been a busy few weeks for AFTA CPL students with the great weather making it the ideal time to get the last of their VFR flying done and dusted 🙂 Congratulations here to integrated students Jack Roche & John O’Regan who passed their CPL flight tests with flying colours!!!
It has been an extremely busy few weeks in our B737-800 simulator with many students completing both their MCC & MCC/JOC courses. A very well done to Kathryn, Fintan, Bryan, Conor, Anwar & Elsharif 🙂 Pictured here with AFTA MCCI Mark Slade.
From a young age I had always aspired to become a pilot. At the age of 15 I completed my first flying lesson and there was no holding back. During secondary school I began investigating and looking into flying schools that offered a Fully Integrated Airline Training Course as I felt this suited me best. […]
It has been a crazy few days at the academy, with students taking advantage of the fine weather to get their CPL & MEIR flight tests done & dusted 🙂 Congratulations to Aaron, Aodhán, Sean & Steven, fab news lads & well deserved!!!!!!
More great news at the AFTA academy this week 🙂 Congratulations to Cathal, Dan, Micha, Sean, Jason & Dominik who all completed their first solo’s.