Flight Training

Exosonic contracted to study supersonic aggressor drones

Startup company Exosonic was awarded a contract by the USAF to develop a supersonic drone capable of providing adversary air training to fighter pilots....


Ryanair opens €50M training center in Ireland, plans 5,000 new staff

Ryanair opens €50 million worth aviation training center in Ireland, where it plans to train 5,000 new employees over the next 5 years....


Belarusian government reveals reason behind pilot deaths in jet trainer crash

Belarusian government explained that two pilots died while trying to direct a damaged Yakovlev Yak-130 jet trainer away from inhabited areas. ...


BAA Training Resumes Flight Training in Lithuania

BAA Training, one of the TOP 3 biggest independent aviation training centres in Europe, announces the reopening of the flight training base in Kaunas, Lithuania, and resumption of its Ab Initio flight...


Student pilot lands plane after instructor passes out mid-flight

What was supposed to be his first lesson on a two-seater plane turned into a crash course on how to fly and land a light aircraft solo. A trainee pilot was forced to take over the controls and make an emergency landing after his flight instructor collapsed mid-flight. With the guidance of air traffic control, the student managed to land the plane safely at an airport in Perth, Australia....