31 Oct

BAA Training acquires three new full-flight simulators from CAE

BAA Training, one of the largest aviation training centres in Northern Europe, has announced the acquisition of three new full flight simulators from CAE. Under the agreement, BAA Training is procuring two Airbus A320 CAE 7000XR Series full-flight simulators (FFSs) and one Boeing 737NG CAE 7000XR Series FFS. The full-flight simulators will be equipped with the latest innovative CAE Tropos 6000XR visual system, offering unprecedented realism. The first Airbus A320 simulator will be deployed in Vilnius, Lithuania in July 2018, the Boeing B737 NG will start operating in October 2018. Yet another Airbus A320 full-flight simulator will be housed in a...

2 Aug

Case Study: FlyViking

FlyViking AS is a Norwegian airline which operates regional flights in Norway. It is a start-up company which contacted BAA Training for Cabin Crew training in the middle of 2016. After a broad comparison of aviation training offers on the market, FlyViking chose BAA Training as a Cabin Crew and Pilot Conversion course provider for Bombardier Dash 8 type aircraft. “We hire experienced flight attendants who will operate in a single cabin crew environment within FlyViking, therefore we decided to work with BAA Training. All our crew, both cabin crew and pilots, have completed their Operator Conversion Course in Lithuania. Excellent...

2 Aug

Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles is a new company on the list of BAA Training clients. The representatives of the company reached BAA Training with a request to provide Airbus A320 type rating training for their 6 pilots. Air Seychelles was looking for a flexible training schedule. "BAA Training services surpassed our expectations because of their adaptive approach towards training timetable. The availability of sessions on academy’s simulators and flexible schedule were of major importance for us. The result was better than we expected. It saved us a lot of valuable time," said a representative of Air Seychelles. Air Seychelles was established in 1978...

2 Jun

Bek Air about cooperation with BAA Training

Kazakhstan based airline, Bek Air, was launched in 1999 as a business jet operator. Now the Bek Air fleet consists of 8 Fokker 100 type aircraft.  Airline is tends to expand, thus, a reliable partner in aviation training is extremely important to them. “BAA Training offered a solution that was comfortable and favourable to our company. The aviation academy has balanced training programme and trained the instructor according to all Bek Air needs. We are doing all Cabin Crew Recurrent and Conversion training according to the prepared format,” comments Syrym Omarzhanov, General Director of Bek Air. ...

25 May

Not only aviation training: leisure activities

BAA Training's aim is to provide high quality services and comprehensive support for every customer. Learning environment, tools and facilities are as important as the combination of lectures and a good rest. Every student can always find new hobbies and activities here. Lithuania offers a whole bunch of new experiences, which could be combined with aviation training at BAA Training. Search and discover!...

23 May

BAA Training expands by establishing aviation training base in the Middle East

BAA Training continues spreading its name over the map of aviation training world. Aviation training center based in Northern Europe is expanding its services to the Middle East market by establishing BAA Training UAE training base. In cooperation with strategic partners, the aviation training centre Pier 7 Aviation, BAA Training UAE is ready to provide Type Rating and Cabin Crew training, full flight simulator dry or wet lease services. The new location of Boeing 737 CL and Airbus A320 full flight simulators complements 26 existing ones where BAA Training can provide aviation training. Throughout the past year BAA Training has been...

3 May

BAA Training Captures the Widest Full Flight Simulator Network in Europe

BAA Training, one of the biggest aviation training centres in Northern Europe, now has more aviation training locations than ever before. It is able to provide training solutions for 18 types of aircraft on 54 Full Flight Simulators located in 27 places over Europe, North and South Americas, Africa and Asia. The IATA 20-year Air Passenger Forecast shows that airlines expect to see a 3.7% annual Compound Average Growth Rate (CAGR) within the defined period. IATA expects 7.2 billion passengers to travel in 2035, a near doubling of the 3.8 billion air travellers in 2016.  Over 50% of this growth will...

3 May

Type Rating Cadet programme at BAA Training

With the pilot shortage in full force, many airlines have set up, or are in the process of setting up Cadet Pilot Schemes. BAA Training is very pleased to launch Type Rating Cadet Pilot training programme in addition to already existing one – Ab Initio Cadet. Every airline is different – some use Type Rating Cadet Pilot training schemes while others plan to act in accordance with Initial Cadet Pilot training. Therefore, BAA Training may offer both to satisfy every customer’s needs. Type Rating Cadet Programme will be adjusted to meet the highest standards of the airline by including the assessment...

3 May

BAA Training started providing Cabin Crew Conversion Training for the client from Norway

By being a part of aviation market expert company, Avia Solutions Group, BAA Training aims to be a service provider satisfying all aviation training needs at one place focusing on customer support. The group of 30 people from Fly Viking Airlines recently has started Cabin Crew Conversion Training for Dash Q8–100. It is fascinating that two team members from Fly Viking Airlines previously took Cabin Crew Initial Training Course at BAA Training and felt highly satisfied with the quality of the course. Also, the training manager at Fly Viking noticed that training was very beneficial and, consequently, the company initiated the...

24 Apr

BAA Training and Avia Solutions Group News Overview

BAA Training news overview: BAA Training, European standard aviation training center with more than 20 years of experience, has signed a cooperation contract with International Flight Training Center (IFTC). The agreement covers lease of Airbus A320 and Boeing 737NG FFS for BAA Training students’ training in Turkey. ASG news overview: FL Technics, a global provider of one-stop-shop aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services, has announced its yearly business review, displaying a stable, over 20% growth in revenues as well as continuing service and geographical diversification. According to the ITB World Travel Trends Report, summer trips account for 41% of overall worldwide travelling. Commercial airlines...