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Flight Training News Privacy and Cookie Policy

This website is owned by EUROPEAN FLIGHT TRAINING NEWS LIMITED, registered in England no. 03177150. Any information collected by this website may be shared with group and related companies.

This Privacy and Cookie Policy explains how Telegraph Media Group uses personal information we collect and how you can limit our use of that personal data.

Information gathered
We may gather information that relates to, and can identify websites users (eg name, address, e-mail address) and information that does not identify users (eg behaviour patterns when a user visits this website).

We collect information that does not identify you to evaluate our site, ensure that our site and services run properly and ensure we are paid for advertising services we offer.

We might also collect your IP address through the placement of cookies.

How information is gathered
Information may be gathered in two ways:

  • indirectly (eg using website technology);
  • directly (eg when a user signs up for our newsletter).

Do you want to hear from us?
We provide the means for users to grant or withhold permission for us to make contact. We usually do this by using ‘opt-out’ boxes. If there are no boxes it means we will not use information for any other purpose than that for which it was given (eg to create a subscription).

How we may use information
We may use information collected to:

Remember users when they visit our website and track browsing patterns by using cookies;
Place anonymous information into audience classifications to identify interests so that we may display advertisements and offers that will interest users;
Ensure any products or services are correctly administered (including subscriptions and sign-ups);
Contact users to let them know about any of our products, services or promotions, those of our group or related companies or, in some cases, those provided by third parties. This will only be done in accordance with the permissions given to use by the user;
Ensure materials on the website are presented in the most effective manner for a computer or mobile device;
Collect and log numeric internet (IP) addresses to improve the website and to monitor website usage;
Assess and understand customer feedback and identify usage patterns;
If a user has subscribed to any of our services, we will use the information provided to keep the user updated on those services unless we have been informed otherwise.

Accessing and updating personal information
Users can update their details and marketing preferences by, by emailing [email protected] or by writing to FTN at Data Department, Flight Training News, c/o 1a Ringway Trading Estate, Shadowmoss Road, Manchester M22 5LH.

Users have the right to access the personal information held about them. To obtain a copy of the personal information we hold about you, please send an email to [email protected]. There will be an administrative charge of £10 for providing a copy of this information.

A cookie is a small piece of information that is placed on a user’s computer when visiting certain websites.
We may use the following types of cookie:
Analytics cookies that anonymously remember a user’s computer or mobile device when that user visits our website. They keep track of browsing patterns and build up a profile of how our readers use the website. We might use that information to target advertisements to users on this and related company websites.

Service cookies that help us to make the website work efficiently; remember registration and login details; remember settings preferences; and meter the number of pages viewed.

Third party advertising and analytics cookies, which are placed by or on behalf of independent advertisers who are advertising on our site. These cookies may be placed within the advertisement and elsewhere on our site. They are anonymous – they do not identify individuals. They are used for statistical analysis by allowing the advertiser to count how many people have seen their advertisement or have seen it more than once. They might also allow the advertiser to tailor advertising to users when they visit other websites.

We have no access to third party cookies and third party organisations have no access to ours. The third party organisations that place cookies should have their own privacy policy.

Managing cookies
Most browser software allows the user to turn off cookies. Details should be found at a ‘help’ menu on the browser.
If you would prefer to just restrict third party cookies, visit www.youronlinechoices.com or click on the AdChoices logo that will be seen in the corner of advertisements that carry behavioural targeting cookies.

Any password provided when registering with the website is encrypted to ensure protection against unauthorised access to personal information.

We invest in security and do our best to protect user privacy. No data transmission over the Internet can be entirely secure, and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of personal information and/or use of the website. Any information that you send is at your own risk and may be read by others. However once we have received your personal information we use established procedures to protect the security of personal information.

Disclosing personal information
We may disclose your personal information if we required to do so by law or in good-faith believing such action is necessary to comply with the law.

We do not sell personal information, or pass it to third parties for marketing purposes without your permission.

Where we store personal information
The personal information that we collect from you may be sent and stored outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”) in order to carry out the activities listed in “Use of Your Information”.

Changes to this Policy
Any changes to our Policy will be posted on this page. Please check the website regularly for any changes to this Policy.

Any questions?
If you have any questions, or believe that we have not adhered to this Policy, please notify us by email at [email protected]. We will try to solve the problem promptly.
This Policy was last updated on 18th October, 2016.