Air League 12-Hour Flying Scholarships Deadline Extended
Feb14

Air League 12-Hour Flying Scholarships Deadline Extended

The Air League has extended its application deadline for its 2020 12 hour flying scholarships to the 29th February, but has warned that there will be no further extension beyond this new deadline. Applicants will need to be available for interview in March / April 2020 and scholarship winners will be notified in May 2020. Flying training for the 12 hour awards will commence in May and all scholarships must be completed by the 31st...

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Air League Intro2Flying 5-Hour Flying Scholarships
Feb13

Air League Intro2Flying 5-Hour Flying Scholarships

All application forms for the Air League’s 5 hour scholarships must be submitted by the 2nd March 2020. Basic application criteria include: • Be a permanent UK resident. • Be a member of The Air League (or be applying to be a member at the time of application for the scholarship). Some Air Cadets or those belonging to other youth organisations who belong to a squadron/section/group who have paid an annual fee for free applications to...

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Honourable Company of Air Pilots PPL Scholarship Applications Close Soon
Feb11

Honourable Company of Air Pilots PPL Scholarship Applications Close Soon

The aim of the Honourable Company of Air Pilots (HCAP) scholarship programme is to assist the successful individual, who might otherwise not have the necessary resources, to achieve their licence. The scholarship covers only direct training and examination costs. The costs of obtaining the Class 2 Medical Certificate and any associated travel, subsistence and accommodation expenses are the responsibility of the scholarship winner....

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First mentored APS MCC graduates join Ryanair
Feb06

First mentored APS MCC graduates join Ryanair

VA Airline Training (VA) has announced that all of their inaugural Ryanair Mentored Programme APS MCC graduates, who undertook Ryanair pilot selection, have been selected to join the airline. The successful graduates will be undertaking an upcoming B737 type rating. VA is the only Ryanair approved training provider in the UK for the Mentored APS MCC programme. VA pioneered the new EASA Airline Pilot Standards Multi-crew Cooperation...

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Prince’s Trust Cadets Complete Scholarship Initiative with L3Harris Technologies
Jan30

Prince’s Trust Cadets Complete Scholarship Initiative with L3Harris Technologies

The first three young people to take part in The Prince’s Trust flying scholarship have completed their training with L3Harris Technologies. The flying scholarship initiative, created by L3Harris and The Prince’s Trust as part of the RAF 100 Legacy, aims to increase diversity within the aviation industry and help more people to achieve their dream of becoming a pilot. The first students, all from Northern Ireland, undertook...

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VA Welcomes First Titan Airways Cadets of the New Decade
Jan28

VA Welcomes First Titan Airways Cadets of the New Decade

VA Airline Training (VA) has welcome their first airline sponsored trainees of 2020 – a course of four Titan Airways cadets into training at their Cambridge training centre. The cadets were welcomed along with two self-sponsored cadets by VA’s Managing Director Anthony Petteford, Titan Airways’ Pilot Manager Captain Matthew Wilson and other senior personnel from both VA and Titan Airways. They now embark upon a programme of EASA...

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