September 11, 2018

A big congratulations to all the University of Leeds students who completed their PPLs this summer.

It has been a successful season and it has been a pleasure having such a positive and enthusiastic group of pilots train here at Advanced Flight Training.

We now have 22 n...

March 6, 2018

Article from Ryanair Careers and tobeapilot.co.uk

Ryanair are delighted to announce a new SPONSORED type-rating programme! A first for low cost airlines, cadets will no longer pay a course fee of €29,500, this is being replaced by a one off, up front €5k payment and a 5...

November 10, 2017

It has been a busy few weeks and with the recent clock change it means that we have been ending our work days chasing the last bit of the sunshine.  One of our instructors was out enjoying the sunset on an IR trip out of Leeds.

October 2, 2017

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September 7, 2017

Night Flying will be starting on the 17th October on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings.

Spaces will be limited so please email or call 01977 680998 to book.

August 24, 2017

Once you have completed your FI course, the training doesn't stop there. Being a flying instructor requires you to keep current and if you wish to extend the privileges of your instructor rating to become a night instructor or wish to complete an IRI it can become 

expe...

July 10, 2017

Saturday was the day the Royal Armouries in Leeds hosted the Pilot Careers Live event.

For young people wanting to know about which training route to take it was very informative.

During the afternoon there was a great seminar by Jet2.com, they reiterated the point that...

July 10, 2017

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) will be changing the way it runs ATPL Theoretical Knowledge Examinations from 14 August 2017. The changes are being made across EASA states, and has already been put in place in Australia and New Zealand.

The new platform is called...