flight crew futures day

Flight Crew Futures event a success

The first Flight Crew Futures direct entry pilot recruitment event took place last month with more than 120 pilots attending. The event, supported by BALPA, was launched to bring together … Continued

Helicentre pilot scholarships

Helicentre opens pilot scholarships for 2017

Helicentre Aviation Academy is seeking enthusiastic and motivated applicants for its Professional Helicopter Pilot Scholarships to be awarded in 2017 with a value of around £70,000. It’s the fifth year … Continued

Pilot fatigue

New EU rules failing to stop pilot fatigue

Pilot fatigue rules introduced a year ago by the European Union are being misinterpreted and wrongly applied, according to the European Cockpit Association. The result is pilots flying long duties … Continued

Patria orders Diamond aircraft

Patria orders Diamond trainer aircraft

Finnish flight training school Patria has ordered five training aircraft and two flight training simulators from Austrian manufacturer Diamond Aircraft Industries. The order is for four single-engine DA40 NG aircraft … Continued