Emirates-CAE Flight Training (ECFT) is now
offering its own training courses following certification by Europe’s top
aviation licencing authority.European aircraft operators can now have their crews trained at ECFT without
the need to revalidate the type rating with their national licencing
Europe’s Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA) has granted Type Rating Training
Organisation (TRTO) status to ECFT for meeting its requirements for flight
crew licencing training programmes and training operations, in addition to
the training centre’s full-flight simulators and technical operations.
TRTO status is allows the ECFT to offer its own type rating training
programmes, in addition to ‘dry’ training services.
ECFT’s Managing Director David Barette said: “We are very pleased that JAA
has granted TRTO status to our training programmes which already have
approval from the US aviation authority, the FAA.
“We are now able offer our European customers a full training and licencing
service that complies with their national regulations.”
Emirates-CAE Flight Training is jointly operated by Emirates and CAE under a
long-term teaming agreement.