APA Pilot Soft and Hard Skills

SOFT SKILLS First let’s look at the soft skills that we know are crucial for a good pilot: 1.       You should be able to take the initiative and you are not afraid to make a commitment to achieve the required results 2.       You should be able to make sound decisions and be able to effectively problem solve 3.       You must be able to communicate clearly – especially under stress. This is also why a level 4 is a bare minimum for the English Language – and even there, it’s a stretch at the…

How to convert Turkish ATP A Licence To FAA ATP A License (ATP CTP Course Requirements in USA )

Dear Friends , I would like to help the Airline Pilots who are currently flying in Airlines in terms of converting their licenses from ICAO JAA ATP to FAA ATP License.. Here are the steps for ICAO JAA ATP Holders to convert their licenses to FAA ATP easily. Step I : You will have to have the Turkish CAA (SHGM) verified your license to the FAA. It may take 60/90 days to confirm the License. Normally It would take 4 weeks.. Because of the crisis between USA and Turkish Republic…

Practice creates masters

Be part of an A380 simulator training session in Toulouse, France. The training is carried out by Supervisor CPT Wolfgang Absmeier, who’s a test pilot and trainer himself. In this video, the pilots Jürgen Raps and Uli Hohl – in a protected environment – simulate the bird strike emergency, which means that a bird has crashed into one of the engines causing its immediate failure. Flight simulators artificially re-create aircraft flight and the environment in which it flies, not only for pilot training, but also for design studies and various…

AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER SEES A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY FOR WOMEN

Airservices Australia has opened applications for its air traffic controller trainee program and is encouraging more women to apply to further balance diversity in this role across Australia. Currently 13 per cent of Airservices’ air traffic controllers are women. One of those is Melissa Lindsay, who began as a trainee in November 2011. She describes the job as both challenging and exciting. And never boring. “It’s very cool looking out the window and seeing all of the different aircraft, vehicles and tugs doing their thing,” Lindsay explains. “From a control…

Pilot Careers Live returns to London this November

The world’s airline industry is booming, with pilot jobs and salaries following suit. So, if you’re thinking of flying as a career, there’s no better time and no better place to find out all you need to known than at Pilot Careers Live London, the show dedicated to informing and inspiring the next generation of pilots and flight crew. Pilot Careers Live provide the perfect opportunity to find out more about the opportunities and training routes. It includes motivational seminars covering a every aspect of a pilot training journey including: Pilots In…

Amerika Uçuş Eğitiminde Avantajlarımız.

Basic advantages of attending a flight school in Stuart, TCFT 1. Location, location, location: Is elaboration even required? Not only is America internationally renowned for its breath-taking coastal scenery and its fauna & flora, it’s also ranked as one of the best locations to attain a pilot license in the world. Of course , without doubt best location of USA for Flight Training is FLORIDA.   With some top-notch dedicated training fleets, as well as some of the most experienced trainers worldwide, finding the perfect flight school in USA is absolutely  easy.…

ICAO Level 4 The “OPERATIONAL” level.

English language plays a key role in the aviation radio communication. It is widely used by all states of ICAO. Every pilot who wants to operate in the international airspace must have an entry into a license confirming the knowledge of English language at least at the operational level, called the ICAO Level 4. ICAO Level 4 is valid for four years, ICAO Level 5 is valid for 6 years while the ICAO Level 6, the highest level, is bestowed for life and frees the pilot from the obligation to re-approach the exam. To participate in the…

Eurasia Airshow started, Antalya to host international “Aerospace Trade Show”

The Eurasia Airshow will be held in the Mediterranean city of Antalya on 25-29 April. The event – held under the auspices of the Turkish Presidency and with Turkey’s national flag carrier Turkish Airlines as its main sponsor – will bring together major players of the global aerospace industry, according to data compiled by state-run Anadolu Agency. Ferhat Yenibertiz, the general manager of the Eurasia Airshow, said the five-day event is expected to see the signing of trade agreements worth $10 billion. Aerospace firms from 40 countries as well as…