50 SKY SHADES - World aviation news

Sevenair Academy partners with Icelandic Aviation Training for flight training

Download: Printable PDF Date: 22 Jun 2024 17:44 (UTC) category:
Sevenair Academy partners with Icelandic Aviation Training for flight training - Maintenance / Trainings publisher
Dana Ermolenko
Aircraft: Airplanes

In a strategic move to provide flight training for Northern Europe,Sevenair Academy has partnered with Icelandic Aviation Training. This collaboration integrates the vast experience of Icelandic Aviation Training’s training and management team, led by seasoned Icelandair Captains, with the advanced flight training capabilities and infrastructure of Sevenair Academy. With this new partnership, Sevenair Academy becomes IAT partner in its ab-initio ATPL program, bringing a unique backdrop for practical flight training, in the premier location of Ponte de Sor, through a bespoke program designed to meet the evolving needs of aspiring pilots from Iceland and the broader Nordic region.

IAT counts on the experience of Icelandair airline captains, with more than 30 years of experience in the field, widely known for their APS MCC and Type Rating training. Now, together with Sevenair Academy, IAT cadets will begin their Ground School theoretical training in Iceland, joining then Ponte de Sor base for their flight training portion of the program, before finishing off with 40 hours APS MCC at the CAE Icelandair Full Flight Simulators in Iceland.

Miguel Brandão, Sevenair Academy’s Chief Sales Officer commented: “Partnering with Icelandic Aviation Training testifies to our ability in offering world-class training solutions that are specifically adapted to the demands of the Icelandic and Nordic aviation market. Combining our advanced facilities with the unparalleled expertise of IAT’s training team ensures that our cadets will receive the highest quality training, preparing them for successful careers in aviation.”

Capt. Solvi Thordarson, Head of Training at Icelandic Aviation Training said: “This partnership with Sevenair Academy allows us to offer a unique training experience that combines our strong theoretical foundation in Iceland with practical, hands-on flight training in Portugal. We are excited to provide this holistic approach to training that is perfectly suited to aspiring pilots from Iceland and the Nordic countries.”



An evolution in the rapid, on-site detection of microbial contamination in jet fuel

Conidia Bioscience launched FUELSTAT One, a new test kit to join the FUELSTAT range designed to rapidly detect microbial contamination in jet fuel to prevent operational downtime and safety...

London Oxford Airport plays host to world leaders at the European Political Community meeting

London Oxford Airport was delighted to play a small part in the bringing together of 47 European leaders, including newly elected UK Prime Minister Sir Keir Starmer and the King, for the European Poli...

Emirates SkyCargo orders 5 Boeing 777Fs, for immediate delivery in FY 25/26

Emirates SkyCargo announced a firm order for an additional five Boeing 777 freighters, with immediate delivery between 2025 and 2026. The US$ 1billion order will take the airline’s total or...

From ground to sky: growing number of airBaltic employees transforming into pilots

airBaltic announced a continuously increasing number of employees from various departments have decided to change career paths and pursue their dreams of becoming pilots by enrolling in the ...

Android Apps development in Riga, Latvia