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So, you want to fly?
Discuss your pilot career aspirations with industry professionals and experts.

Some of our past exhibitors include…

In 2023 the event included an informative presentation programme featuring:

10:15 am


Europe’s Biggest Cadet employer and Europe’s Largest Airline

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Aaron Godfrey, Recruitment Specialist, Jake McComish, Recruitment Specialist

Ryanair’s Mentored Cadet Programme offers a variety of entry points and supports some excellent career progression opportunities. Aaron Godfrey and Jake McComish, Recruitment Specialists for Ryanair, will share the airline’s growth plans and details of the opportunities available. Follow Ryanair’s Linkedin group ‘Future Pilots of Ryanair’ for DEP and cadet pilot recruitment news. They’ve also got a great video on their Instagram giving you an insight into their assessment days. Click here. Seminar Repeated at 1315. 

11:00 am

AirNav Ireland

Do You Want to Be Part of the Next Generation of Aviation Personnel?

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AirNav Ireland is responsible for the provision of air traffic management services within 451,000km2 of airspace controlled by Ireland. We will outline what the role of an Air Traffic Controller is and how you can apply to join their Student Controller Training Programme.

Delivering the seminar is Patrick Smith, an experienced air traffic controller, operating in Dublin airport. His background is in computer engineering but made the switch to Air Traffic Control in 2018.

11:45 am


Plan for your career as a professional pilot

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Captain Kate West MBE – easyJet Training Manager – Pilot Development

Captain Kate West MBE, easyJet Training Manager – Pilot Development Kate West, easyJet Training Manager will explain how the MPL programme works and why it is the preferred route to the flight-deck for easyJet. She’ll also provide an insight into how to choose a training organisation and perform at your best during the selection process.

Repeated at 1445.

12:30 pm

Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus - The Aer Lingus Future Pilot Programme

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Karl: Chief Instructor ATO. Pilot Training & Standards.
Aer Lingus will present on their industry leading pilot training programme.

Repeated at 1530.

2:00 pm

Irish Air Corps

Flying in the Irish Air Corps: an exciting & varied career

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Captain Niall Dungan – PC-12 Pilot

Niall will talk about the cadetship, the application process and the exciting roles and responsibilities he has undertaken as a young officer in the Defence Forces.

Croke Park Stadium, Hogan Stand

Join us in Dublin at the Croke Park Stadium, Hogan Stand, just North of the city centre.

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“Pilot Careers Live has proven to be an extremely effective platform, where we’re able to introduce highly-motivated aspiring pilots to our degree courses at an early stage in their career research, increasing take-up of our two Aviation Technology courses” Cllr Clive Hudson BSc, PGCTLHE, DipTUCOSH, Leeds University
“Attending this exhibition is essential. There’s loads of working professionals for you to meet, seminars given by various airlines and student pilots to talk to.” Emily Wood, cadet at CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
“By going along, you could embark on an exciting journey that could very well change your life forever. It did exactly that for me when I attended the London event back in 2006.” Matt Dearden, Pilatus PC-12 Captain

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