Ryanair B737 MAX 200

Ryanair offers sponsored B737NG type rating

  Ryanair has launched a new sponsored type-rating programme with training company CAE. Cadets will no longer pay a course fee of €29,500 in advance. Instead, this is being replaced … Continued

Qantas to open pilot academy

Qantas to open own pilot training academy

Australian airline Qantas is planning to open a new pilot academy in 2019, capable of training up to 500 cadet pilots a year. The Qantas Group Pilot Academy is expected … Continued

Helicentre 2018 scholarships

Janine wins Helicentre’s fully-funded CPL(H) course

The winner of Helicentre Aviation’s latest scholarship for a fully-funded Commercial Pilot (CPL(H)) course is Janine Lythe from Northampton. Janine completed her PPL(H) training with the company in December 2016. … Continued

Virgin Atlantic Sleeping Beauty

Virgin Atlantic wakes up Sleeping Beauty

Virgin Atlantic has brought back into service an Airbus A340-600 that’s been in storage since 2015. The aircraft, known as Sleeping Beauty, has been treated to a special paint job … Continued