Spanish Approved Training Organisation (ATO) FlyBy has placed an order for four additional Tecnam P2008JC aircraft.
Based in Burgos, Spain, FlyBy already operates an all-Tecnam fleet of P2002JF, P2006T, P2008JC and P-Mentor aircraft, totalling 16 airframes.
FlyBy conducts integrated training at its base, offering a 14-month course covering ATPL ground school, PPL, CPL, IR and followed by an APS MCC course. To date, FlyBy has trained over 350 students from over 100 countries and their fleet logged 23,000 hours in 2023.
Speaking on the announcement of the new order, Alex Alvarez, FlyBy CEO, said, “We have chosen Tecnam for our fleet for its modern design and low operational costs. This means we can offer the latest technology to our students at a very reasonable hourly rate.”
Walter da Costa, TECNAM Chief Sales Officer, said, “Tecnam confirms its worldwide leadership in General Aviation Training. Latest generation avionics allow student pilots to gain effective experience at low cost to complete a full training and progress very quickly into flying commercial aircraft.”