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.

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: Extended its fleet, by acquiring a Piper Seminole PA-44-180 and upgraded its flight simulator to a brand new Elite S923 FNPT II MCC
  • 2015: Extended its fleet, by acquiring an additional Piper Warrior PA-28-161 and completed the renovation works in the newly-acquired Maintenance Hangar in LGMG
  • 2016: Extended its fleet, by acquiring 2 additional Piper Warriors PA-28-161 and a brand new Elite S812 FNPT II MCC
  • 2016: Announced the cooperation with Ryanair for their new APC program, aimed at the academy’s graduates

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

0-ATPL (A) 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. [+]

0-ATPL (A) 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 begins about 1 month after the start of the course. The duration of the course can vary 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 Sufficient knowledge of English Language EASA Medical (class 1) Certificate The Theoretical Training: The ATPL theoretical knowledge course (ground school) comprises of 14 subjects and includes 800 hrs of classroom training; Bristol GS approved inter-active video training, slide presentation, progress tests and sample exams. The duration of the course is 10 months and commences twice per year, every September and February. The 14 ATPL subjects are: (010) Air Law (021) Aircraft General Knowledge (022) Instruments & Electronics (031) Flight Performance and Planning - Mass and Balance (032) Performance (033) Flight Planning & Monitoring (040) Human Performance & Limitations (050) Meteorology (061) General Navigation (062) Radio Navigation (070) Operational Procedures (081) Principles of Flight (091) VFR Communications (092) IFR Communications The Flight Training: The flight training course comprises of a total of 205 hrs. Of those, 134 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... [-]

ATPL Modular Course

Campus Full time 1 - 2 months September 2017 Greece Piraeus

0 - ATPL (A) Modular is a combination of training courses. The course begins with the Private Pilot License (PPL) course. [+]

Dear Sir, First of all, thank you for your interest. Let me introduce ourselves. Global Aviation is the oldest professional pilot academy in Greece, an international aviation organisation with 20 years of experience in professional pilot training. Global Aviation is based in the Civil Aviation Airport of Pachi (LGMG), Athens, Greece and is approved by EASA to offer commercial airplane pilot training courses such as the ATPL Integrated, ATPL Modular, CPL, IR, MEP and MCC. As exclusive distributor of Piper Aircrafts in Greece and the Balkans, since 1997, Global Aviation uses a modern fleet of 6 single, 2 multi-engine training airplanes and 2 FNPT II flight simulators (including MCC) that are based in the Civil Aviation Airport of Pachi in Athens Greece. All theoretical and flight training takes place in Athens, Greece, where the weather allows us to fly around 350 days per year. Moreover, Global Aviation is an EASA approved maintenance centre and the only certified Piper Service Centre in the region. Global Aviation has been the market leader in pilot training in Greece having a domestic market share of over 60% since 1997. Furthermore, our international student programme has been very successful, having trained students from the Middle East, Europe and China. As a long-standing corporate member of the Greek-Arab Chamber of Commerce we have excellent business relations with various organizations in the Arab world. Our base of operations in Athens, Greece’ business and aviation centre, our fleet of Piper aircrafts, our in-house maintenance, our affiliations with hotels... [-]

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. [+]

Dear Sir, First of all, thank you for your interest. Let me introduce ourselves. Global Aviation is the oldest professional pilot academy in Greece, an international aviation organisation with 20 years of experience in professional pilot training. Global Aviation is based in the Civil Aviation Airport of Pachi (LGMG), Athens, Greece and is approved by EASA to offer commercial airplane pilot training courses such as the ATPL Integrated, ATPL Modular, CPL, IR, MEP and MCC. As exclusive distributor of Piper Aircrafts in Greece and the Balkans, since 1997, Global Aviation uses a modern fleet of 6 single, 2 multi-engine training airplanes and 2 FNPT II flight simulators (including MCC) that are based in the Civil Aviation Airport of Pachi in Athens Greece. All theoretical and flight training takes place in Athens, Greece, where the weather allows us to fly around 350 days per year. Moreover, Global Aviation is an EASA approved maintenance centre and the only certified Piper Service Centre in the region. Below there is a brief presentation of the conversion course. Further details are available in the attachments. Commercial Pilot License ICAO Conversion is a single course where the student holds an ICAO CPL (A) IR/MEP and after the completion of the training he will be awarded a Part-FCL CPL (A) IR/MEP with ATPL Theory Credit. Pre-Entry Requirements  Provide us a Photocopy of ICAO CPL (A) IR/MEP with Instrument Rating and Multi Engine Class Rating  Provide us a Photocopy of ICAO Medical (class 1) Certificate ... [-]

Contact

Global Aviation S.A.

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