Tag: Pilot Flight Academy

Widerøe and Rolls-Royce to Join Forces on Zero-Emissions Aviation

Reading Time: 2 minutes The trend for cleaner aviation continues to develop exceptionally fast. Especially in Norway which has set an ambitious goal for its aviation industry: emission-free domestic aviation by 2040. Thus, Widerøe, Scandinavia’s largest regional airline, and Rolls Royce, industrial technology company, has announced about their plan to launch a joint research program on zero-emissions aviation. The […]

Pilot Flight Academy to Provide Full Electric Pilot Education

Reading Time: 1 minute Norway’s Pilot Flight Academy (PFA) has signed a contract for 10 new full electric training aircraft from the German manufacturer, Flight Design with engines from Siemens. The aircraft will be EASA-certified for commercial pilot training and delivered in the first part of 2021. This enables PFA to provide full electric MPL-pilot education only using electric […]

Pilot Flight Academy to Provide Pilot Education with Full Financing for All EU-Citizens

Reading Time: 1 minute Norway’s Pilot Flight Academy (PFA) will expand their airline pilot education with a new base on Hévíz-Balaton Airport in Hungary. Together with the Hungarian government, PFA will provide a very beneficial student financing program to all EU-citizens who qualify to become an airline pilot. This was announced at a press conference by the Hungarian Minister […]

PFA Orders New Simulators and Aircraft for 6 Million Euros

Reading Time: 1 minute Pilot Flight Academy will before the end of 2018 have more than 300 cadet pilot students and are now investing for further expansion. Following a newly signed contract with L3 CTS for training of cadets, PFA are in talks to sign contracts with other players and Airlines for ab-initio pilot education. PFA are expanding their […]

L3 Cadets to Train at Pilot Flight Academy

Reading Time: 1 minute Cadets enrolled with L3 will have the opportunity to train at Pilot Flight Academy (PFA) in Norway following an agreement between the two companies. The first groups of cadets from L3’s Airline Academy will start training for the IR and MEP program at PFA in August 2018. The agreement will increase L3’s capacity for training […]

Pilot Flight Academy

Pilot Flight Academy is Europes most modern flightschool. It educates its students in top modern facilities, aircraft and simulators at Oslo Sandefjord Airport. The entire program is conducted in English at its modern school at Torp Airport Sandefjord during all kinds of weather, with flight training both in Norway and abroad. After graduation, you will […]

Close to 100 % State Funding of Commercial Pilot Education in Norway from 2017

Reading Time: 1 minute The Norwegian parliament has decided that Norwegian students for commercial pilot education now will get close to 100 % funding from the Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund. This is a very beneficial funding with no requirement for securing of the loan, no interest during education and a moderate pay back scheme. Frode Granlund CEO of […]