6 Dec

BAA Training starts a partnership with SmartLynx Airlines launching a new Pilot Training program

BAA Training, a European standard aviation training centre, starts the partnership with SmartLynx Airlines to launch the new Pilot Cadet Program. The five-year agreement will ensure job opportunities for a new, highly-qualified generation of pilots at the airline which seeks such professionals in order to be able to fulfil its ambitious plans for business expansion and company’s growth in the near future. The SmartLynx Cadet Program students will be offered a conditional employment contract. They will undergo EASA ATPL integrated training program at BAA Training and will acquire the ATPL frozen license. Successful candidates will progress to being co-pilots on the...

31 Oct

BAA Training to introduce evening course for cabin crew training

The global aviation training provider BAA Training launches an alternative solution for initial flight attendants’ preparation – Cabin Crew Evening Course. This branch of the cabin crew education does not only expand the range of BAA Training services, but also it is dedicated to working and busy people who seek to save their time. The very first Cabin Crew Evening course starts on the 28th of November and will take place at the company’s training base in Vilnius. “Throughout the years of operating in cabin crew training, BAA Training has realized that customers’ needs are increasing and adequate solutions are required...

20 Sep

BAA Training starts Wizz Air Cadet Program for future pilots

BAA Training, a European standard aviation training center, starts Wizz Air Cadet Program in October in order to fulfill the growing demand of future pilots in Europe. The five-year agreement will involve up to 150 cadets. The courses will be delivered under EASA regulations for the commercial license. As long as the aviation sector is expected to face a tremendous growth, Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, expands the spectrum of its cadet programs and chooses BAA Training as a reliable partner that will ensure the needed amount of high-quality pilots in the future. “We are looking...

29 Aug

While Europeans go for a holiday to Vietnam, Vietnamese obtain pilot training in Lithuania

Most Europeans consider going to Vietnam for a holiday whereas Vietnamese tend to come to Europe. Both the former and the latter find the mentioned locations interesting and even exotic from their own point of view. But can you ever guess the reason (other than holiday) why Vietnamese come to Europe? Would you be amazed to hear that this reason is Cadet Training Program for pilots? We had a chance to talk to Phan Anh Nguyen, one of five Vietnamese students that are currently doing their pilot training in Lithuania. We asked him to share his experience of living here as...

5 Aug

CAAM approved BAA Training ATR 72-500 pilot type rating training

The middle of summer marked a new beginning for European standard aviation training center - BAA Training. The Lithuanian-based type rating, ab initio, cabin crew, ground handling and many other aviation trainings provider was approved by the Civil Aviation Authority of Mongolia (CAAM) to give ATR 72-500 type rating training for pilots who hold MCAA pilot licenses. Training will take place in EASA certificated simulator which is located in Baku, Azerbaijan. “Asia-Pacific region has been opening its aviation sector to the outside world step by step. Mongolian aviation industry has started its rapid growth since 2005 and has recently entered a...

27 Jun

New Airbus A320 Touch Screen Trainer at BAA Training

This week BAA Training has finally received the long-awaited Airbus A320 Touch Screen Trainer (TST). The device will complement customary European standard aviation education center’s type rating facilities at headquarters in Vilnius, Lithuania. Airbus A320 TST will allow pilots to improve their type rating skills with device, which is very similar to the real aircraft cockpit. BAA Training has been providing Airbus A320 Type Rating teaching in Vilnius (Lithuania) for over 5 years now, and uses every opportunity that arises to enrich pilots’ exercises equipment and experience. BAA Training decided to cooperate with ECA Group which is able to offer TST...

23 Jun

BAA Training opened Fall 2016 admissions

The global aviation training provider, BAA Training is announcing the opening of the admissions for the applicants who wish to begin various pilot training courses in the Fall of 2016. Starting September 1st applicants can begin ATPL Integrated, CPL (A) Modular, PPL (A) and PPL (H) courses for pilot license training. Additionally, there are Bachelor degree programs for Engineering Science in Aviation Transport and pilot license as well as Aviation Management and pilot license studies. Currently BAA Training’s Ab Initio School has over a hundred students who come from four different continents to acquire EASA pilot licenses or gain Bachelor degrees....

7 Jun

BAA Training – accepted supplier for Vietnam Airlines

The global aviation training provider BAA Training has received an official Supplier Acceptance Certificate from Vietnam Airlines. The certificate empowers BAA Training to operate as an Accepted Flight Training Organization by providing airplane training for Private Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Commercial Pilot License, and Airlines Transport Pilot License courses. This Supplier Acceptance Certificate will provide BAA Training an opportunity to train Vietnam Airlines’ recruited and selected cadets for any of the four training courses. As majority of pilots in Vietnam are trained by FAA or Australian standards it is only now that Vietnam began to focus on pilot training diversification. After...

27 May

BAA Training invites to open the door to the TRTO environment

For the very first time BAA Training invites all who are interested in Type rating training organization to the Open Door Day. The event will be held on the 18th of June at BAA Training headquarters in Vilnius, Lithuania, during which European standard aviation training center will open the door not only to the aviation training areas, but also to the competitive aviation labor market! Market statistics, trends, prospects, airline hiring trends from all over the world, and much more information about the aviation training will be presented to the attendees. The rising number of world’s fleet draws attention to the...

25 May

Ukrainians becoming pilots in Lithuania

Since the establishment of BAA Training’s Ab Initio School in 2011, the company has welcomed twelve students from Ukraine for various airplane and helicopter pilot license training courses in Lithuania. Over the years, Ukrainian students have carved their way to Lithuanian aviation school which is then followed by the successful employment at the companies of their home country or abroad. “Even though Ukrainian student-pilots take a little over five percent of our entire student body, we couldn’t be happier to welcome each one of them, because of their professional demeanor, strong knowledge foundation, high work ethics and motivation to follow their...