New Airbus A350-1000 carries out test flights over UK

Share Users of may have noticed today that there was an unusual visitor in UK airspace. Airbus’ latest A350, the stretched -1000 version is in Cardiff for a short test flight programme which ends this Thursday. The tracks shown by Flight Radar show the aircraft test flying over Wales, in uncontrolled airspace which is ideal for this type of flight. The -1000, a stretched model seating 40 more people than the existing A350-900, is on course for certification in the second half of this year after its first flight…

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CTC Aviation to become L3 Commercial Training Solutions Airline Academy


Share Yesterday (Tuesday 2nd May 2017), L3 Commercial Training Solutions announced that CTC Aviation is set to become L3 Commercial Training Solution Airline Academy or L3 CTS Airline Academy for short. The reshuffle was announced yesterday at the World Aviation Training Conference 2017 by parent company L3 Technologies to provide “an unrivalled portfolio of truly integrated pilot training, resourcing and systems solutions for customers in the global commercial aviation arena, with a scale and global capability that is now greater than ever.” CTC Aviation along with their simulation business L3-Link and other training organisation AeroSim…

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CTC – Generation easyJet Pilot Training Programme

easyJet Pilot Programme

CTC have recently relaunched their popular Generation easyJet Pilot Training Programme with three training routes available and a number of outstanding applicants will also benefit from easyJet underwriting their training loans. The relaunch also once again includes the Amy Johnson initiative. What is the course? easyJet is one of Europe’s biggest and most successful airlines and has been a CTC Aviation partner for airline pilot training since 1995. CTC Aviation today, is still very much at the forefront of easyJet pilot training. The Generation easyJet Programme was launched by easyJet…

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