SkyDemon Flying Scholarship Launched with Air League
Mar30

SkyDemon Flying Scholarship Launched with Air League

The Air League has announce the launch of a 12-hour powered flying scholarship sponsored by SkyDemon. Under the umbrella of  The Air League’s powered scholarship programme, this award will enable a young person to reach solo standard and enjoy the responsibility and achievement of solo flight. The scholar will be encouraged to undertake their training on a residential basis over the course of week at one of three approved training...

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Thomas Cook Airlines launches new Airline Cadet Programme.
Mar27

Thomas Cook Airlines launches new Airline Cadet Programme.

After not having trained ab initio pilots for a number of years, Thomas Cook Airlines is launching a Mentored Airline Pilot Programme with their long-standing training partner, FTEJerez. Selected candidates will commence their training at FTE’s aviation campus in August 2018, before transitioning to an Airbus type rating and first officer role with the airline. Additionally, the Spanish based training organisation has announced they...

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Air France Funding Pilot Training to Curb Shortfall
Mar26

Air France Funding Pilot Training to Curb Shortfall

Air France has re-launched  its cadet pilot programme after closing the system eight-years ago.  The  French airline says it needs to recruit 250 new pilots each year because of natural departures and a significant growth within the  Air France, Joon and Transavia fleet. The new programme will be funded entirely by Air France and will take 20 to 24 months to complete, before the trainees join the Air France group as pilots on A320 or...

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Helicentre Aviation announces 2017 scholarship winners
Mar15

Helicentre Aviation announces 2017 scholarship winners

Helicopter training academy, Helicentre Aviation Ltd has announced the winners of its 2017 Helicopter Pilot Scholarship programme. Janine Lythe from Northampton has been awarded the Academy’s fully funded Commercial Pilot (CPL(H )) Scholarship. Additionally, a further ten applicants who completed their Private Pilot’s Licence at the Academy were awarded part-funded Scholarships, each taking a share of a newly created £60,000 prize...

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Applications now open for BWPA Spring Scholarships 2018
Mar13

Applications now open for BWPA Spring Scholarships 2018

The British Women Pilots Association has announced that applications are open for their 2018 Spring Scholarships and Membership Bursaries. This year the BWPA are awarding up to five scholarships and two bursaries. For the Spring Scholarships, all applicants must be members of the BWPA (full or associate) at the time of application and at selection of winners during May 2018. For the Membership Bursaries, priority will be given to...

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SkyDemon Flying Scholarship launched with Air League
Mar08

SkyDemon Flying Scholarship launched with Air League

The Air League has announce the launch of a 12-hour powered flying scholarship sponsored by SkyDemon. Under The Air League’s powered scholarship programme, this award will enable a young person to reach solo standard and enjoy the responsibility and achievement of solo flight. The scholar will be encouraged to undertake their training on a residential basis over the course of week at one of three approved training providers to ensure...

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