Global Aviation

Introduction

Since 1997, Global Aviation (GR-ATO-102) has been offering Commercial and Private Pilot Training Courses. Global offers Integrated and Modular Courses for the Airline Transport Pilot (ATPL) and Private Pilot (PPL) Licenses as well as the Instrument (IR), Multi-Engine (MEP), Flight Instructor (FI) Ratings and Multi Crew Cooperation (MCC) Courses.

Moreover, Global is a certified test centre for the ICAO Level 4 Aviation English Language Proficiency Test (LPT), offering exams throughout the year.

Global Aviation SA was founded by a group of aviation experts in 1997, having its base in Athens, Greece. The company acquired Aegean Aviation’s general aviation assets (maintenance base, fleet etc) and expanded rapidly, acquiring a fleet of new and pre-owned single and multi-engine Piper aircraft. Due to the Athens 2004 Olympic Games, the company’s flight training base was relocated to Pachi Airport, Megara (LGMG), Greece’s major general Aviation airport. Since its incorporation, Global Aviation has a mission of offering top-quality services in the fields of, pilot training, aircraft maintenance and aircraft sales.

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Milestones

Some major milestones in Global Aviation’s 17-year long history include:

  • 1997: Approved by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) to offer PPL Training
  • 2000: Became the first privately-owned academy to offer Commercial Pilot Training in Greece
  • 2004: Approved by the Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA) to offer Private and Commercial Pilot Training
  • 2008: First Greek academy to order a brand new FNPT II
  • 2009: Became Bluebird Airways TRTO for the B737
  • 2010: Commercial Pilot Training Courses were inspected and approved by Olympic Air
  • 2011: Appointed official ICAO Level 4 Aviation English Test Centre for Aegean Airlines
  • 2012: Appointed exclusive ICAO Level 4 Aviation English Test Centre for all Greek Air Traffic Controllers
  • 2013: Appointed exclusive pilot training provider by the Hellenic Coast Guard for their officers’ training
  • 2014: Invited by Ryanair, among few pilot training organizations in SE Europe, to participate in a presentation, regarding the airliner’s pilot recruitment process
  • 2014: Enriched its fleet, by acquiring a Piper PA-44-180 Seminole from Olympic Airways and upgraded its flight simulator to a brand new Elite S923 FNPT II MCC
  • 2015: Upgraded its FNPT II Flight Simulator to ELITE FNPT II Be200/ MCC
  • 2015: Enriched its fleet, by acquiring a single- engine PA-28 Piper Warrior II aircraft
  • 2016: Acquisition of a single- engine PA-28 Piper Warrior II aircraft

EASA Commercial & Private Airplane Pilot Training Courses

Global Flight Academy is the oldest pilot academy in Greece. Having its administrative and ground school base in Piraeus and its flying base in the Civil Aviation Airport of Pachi, Megara (LGMG), Global Flight Academy has been training pilots for private and commercial courses, since 1997, when it was approved by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA). In 2004, the Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA) inspected and approved Global Flight Academy as Flight Training Organization (GR-ATO-102), according to Joint Aviation Regulations (JAR). In 2012, the academy adopted the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Part-FCL standards.

EASA Cabin Crew Training Courses

Global Aviation is approved by the HCAA and EASA to offer Cabin Crew Training Courses as GR-CCTO-102. All theoretical training takes place in Global Aviation’s ground school base in Piraeus. The courses’ practical training takes place in approved locations including the Athens International Airport in accordance with HCAA and EASA. Global Aviation offers 3-months long initial cabin crew training courses designed for individuals who wish to follow a career as cabin crew in the dynamic aviation industry and intensive cabin crew courses that can be tailored to meet the needs of domestic and international airlines.

EASA approved Part M Organisation

Global Maintenance Centre is offering top-quality aircraft maintenance solutions. Having its base in the general aviation airport of Pachi, Megara (LGMG), Global Aviation is certified by the HCAA and EASA to offer maintenance services for single and multi engine piston airplanes, as Maintenance Organisation EL.MF.004. Moreover, Global Aviation is a certified Continuous Airworthiness Management Organisation (CAMO), offering continuous airworthiness management services for single and multi-engine piston airplanes as CAMO EL.MG.039.

Piper Aircraft & Bombardier Business Jets

Global Aircraft Sales is the exclusive distributor of Piper Aircraft in Greece, Cyprus, Romania and Bulgaria, as well as a sales agent of Bombardier Business Jets in the region. Moreover, Global provides clients with a variety of carefully selected pre-owned aircraft that range from single-engine piston airplanes to luxury business jets. Moreover, having significant expertise in Aviation Consulting, Global Aviation provides clients with solutions including purchasing, owning, maintaining and operating their aircraft.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Courses

ATPL Integrated Course

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 36 months September 2017 Greece Piraeus + 1 more

ATPL Integrated is a complete course designed to train the student pilot from zero up to the ATPL frozen and to obtain the CPL/IR/MEP. The course begins with a 10-month residential theoretical training (ATPL Residential Ground School). [+]

ATPL Integrated is a complete course designed to train the student pilot from zero up to the ATPL frozen and to obtain the CPL/IR/MEP. The course begins with a 10-month residential theoretical training (ATPL Residential Ground School). Under normal circumstances, the flying training starts about 1 month after the beginning of the course. The duration of the course varies from 12 to 36 months depending on the student’s personal schedule. On average, most students complete the course in 16 months. Pre-Entry Requirements Be at least 17 years old Sufficient knowledge of English Language EASA Medical Certificate (class 1) The Theoretical Training The ATPL theoretical knowledge course (ground school) comprises of 14 subjects and includes 800 hrs of classroom training, including Bristol GS approved inter-active video training, slide presentation, progress tests and sample exams. The duration of the course is 10 months and takes place in Global Aviation’s Headquarters in Piraeus, Greece. The Flight Training The flight training course comprises of a total of 205 hrs in total. Of those 134 hrs are conducted on single engine piston airplanes (SEP), 11 hrs on multi engine piston airplanes (MEP) and 60 hrs on FNPT II flight simulators, including 20 hrs on an FNPT II MCC flight simulator for the Multi Crew Cooperation Course (MCC). At the end of the course, the student pilot will have completed at least 133 hrs dual & 72 hrs pilot in command (PIC) and 85 hrs VFR & 120 hrs IFR. All flight training takes place in Pachi Airport at Megara, Greece (LGMG). [-]

CPL/IR/MEP Modular Course

Campus Full time 1 - 2 months September 2017 Greece Piraeus

The CPL/IR/MEP Modular, also referred to as ATPL Modular, is a combination of flight training courses. The course consists of the following modules: the Night Qualification (NIT), the Single Engine Instrument Rating IR (IR(A)/SP/SE), the Multi Engine Class Rating (MEP), the Multi Engine Instrument Rating IR (IR(A)/SP/ME) and the Commercial Pilot License (CPL(A)). [+]

The CPL/IR/MEP Modular, also referred to as ATPL Modular, is a combination of flight training courses. The course consists of the following modules: the Night Qualification (NIT), the Single Engine Instrument Rating IR (IR(A)/SP/SE), the Multi Engine Class Rating (MEP), the Multi Engine Instrument Rating IR (IR(A)/SP/ME) and the Commercial Pilot License (CPL(A)). The duration of the course can vary from 30 to 60 days depending on the student’s personal schedule. On average most students complete the course in 35 days. Pre-Entry Requirements Photocopy of a Pilot Logbook, Private Pilot License (PPL) and EASA Medical (class 1) Certificate Original EASA ATPL Theoretical Completion Certificate At least 100 hours as Pilot-in-Command, including at least 50 hours cross country as Pilot-in-Command At least one cross country trip 300 NM with two stops at aerodromes different from the base aerodrome. The Flight Training The flight training course comprises of a total of 81 hrs. Of those 30 hrs are conducted on single engine piston airplanes (SEP), 13 hrs on multi engine piston airplanes (MEP) and 38 hrs on an FNPT II flight simulator, including 21 VFR hrs and 60 IFR hrs. The flight training course commences with the Night Qualification (SEP: 5 hrs), followed by the Single Engine Instrument Rating (FNPT II: 35 hrs, SEP: 15 hrs), the Commercial Pilot License (SEP: 10 hrs, MEP: 5 hrs), the Multi Engine Class Rating (MEP: 6 hrs) and is completed with the Multi Engine Instrument Rating (FNPT II: 3 hrs and MEP: 2 hrs). All flight training takes place in Pachi Airport at Megara, Greece (LGMG) and can be tailored to meet the student’s needs. [-]

ICAO-EASA CPL/IR/MEP Conversion Course

Campus Full time 10 days September 2017 Greece Piraeus

The aim of the course is to train an ICAO CPL/IR/MEP holder to the level of proficiency necessary to enable him to operate as co-pilot on multi pilot, multi engine airplanes in commercial air transportation, according to the EASA Part-FCL. [+]

The aim of the course is to train an ICAO CPL/IR/MEP holder to the level of proficiency necessary to enable him to operate as co-pilot on multi pilot, multi engine airplanes in commercial air transportation, according to the EASA Part-FCL. Upon successful completion of the course, the pilot will be awarded the EASA Part-FCL CPL/IR/MEP with ATPL Theory Credit. The student has the choice to attend the flight training course on a stand alone basis or the combined course, including the ATPL Theory. Pre-Entry Requirements Valid ICAO CPL/IR/MEP EASA Medical (class 1) Certificate At least 200 hrs total flight time At least 100 hrs as PIC At least one X-country trip 300 NM The Theoretical Training The ATPL theoretical knowledge course comprises of 14 subjects and includes Bristol GS approved inter-active distance learning training, progress tests and sample exams. The minimum duration of the course is 3 months and can commence at any time during the year. The course is designed to be completed via distance learning. The refresh and exam preparation seminars take place in Global Aviation’s Headquarters in Piraeus, Greece. The Flight Training The flight training course comprises a total of 30 hrs and covers the conversion training for the CPL, MEP class rating and IR (SEP and MEP). Of those, 10 hrs are conducted on single engine piston airplanes (SEP), 5 hrs on multi engine piston airplanes (MEP) and 15 hrs on an FNPT II flight simulator. All flight training takes place in Pachi Airport at Megara, Greece (LGMG) and can be completed in 1 to 2 weeks. [-]

Contact

Global Aviation S.A.

Address Filonos 79
Hellas
Website http://globalaviationsa.com/
Phone +30 21 0411 0609