Archive for June, 2014

Aviation Competence Centre announce hosting of 6th Instructor Seminar - Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Aviation Competence Centre, The Netherlands, has announced that they will host the 6th EAMTC Instructor Seminar in 2015.

Maarten Deklerk, the Accountable Manager said, “The instructor seminars are going from strength to strength. We’re very pleased to host the 6th event and to build on the success of the last seminar hosted by our friends, IAAG.”

The Aviation Competence Centre is located in Horsterweg at Maastricht Airport. They are members of the “Maastricht Maintenance Boulevard”.


Maarten (right) is pictured here with his Training Manager, Giel Delbressine.

Web site: Aviation Competence Centre

InfoWerk wins award for excellence - Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

infoWERK Medien & Technik GmbH, one of the global leaders in 21st century multmedia-based education, today announced that it has received a 2014 Worlddidac Award for excellence for the multimedia-based system‚ “Basic Training for Aviation Maintenance Engineers” in accordance with EASA regulations. The system is used by the Swiss Aircraft Maintenance Association (SAMA) who proposed the multimedia-based training system (MBT) for the award.

“This recognition of excellence from the Worlddidac Foundation, with its rigorous selection process is a real honour”, said Franz Meier, Director of SAMA, the proposer organisation for the award.

Harald Strehling, Link and Learn’s Director and InfoWerk CEO, Hans-Jorg Lotter, agreed, “We are delighted to receive this prestigious award.”

Read the full article here





airberlin announce new Part 147 Approval & more - Friday, June 20th, 2014

airberlin’s latest News has just been issued – including details of their new UAE GCAA Part 147 Approval, upcoming courses and a 15% discount on courses!

You can see the details here


QCM Dassault Falcon 900 training - Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

This year QCM’s EASA Part-147 approval was extended with the Mechanics EASA Part 66 B1 Type rating course for the Falcon 900EX and Falcon 900EX EASy aircraft.

QCM has seats available on the following theory training courses: –

Location:Bern-Belp, Switzerland

Web site –


Safety Management International Collaboration Group (SMICG) – Industry Day - Friday, June 13th, 2014

Hosted by the Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA), the EAMTC President was amongst delegates from the regulatory Authorities and industry at the SMICG Industry Day held in Bern, Switzerland, on 16th May.

The day comprised discussion and presentations that can be found at

ADA-ITS & Lufthansa Technical Training (LTT) Press Release - Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Technical training for a digital generation

Spanish school utilizes the iPad app “LTT viewer” in its curricula in its curricula

Hamburg/Sevilla, June 11, 2014:
On June 5, 2014, the Instituto Tecnológico Superior ADA (ADA-ITS) and Lufthansa Technical Training signed a contract in Sevilla at the Aerospace & Defense Meetings. The contract governs the use of Lufthansa Technical Training’s iPad app “LTT viewer” to provide next-generation training to the institute’s course participants. The first courses will start in September 2014, and from then on, more than 100 participants and professors will use the “LTT viewer” on a daily basis to work on topics relevant to an EASA Part-66 Category B1 or B2 license.

The training material for the “LTT viewer” is provided in English. The active use of English terms and phrases is an essential prerequisite for any employee in the aviation industry. Thus Lufthansa Technical Training will support ADA-ITS with an industry-proven Technical Aviation English training program, a train-the-trainer seminar and the related web-based training self-study program to improve language skills. This will prepare the participants for their upcoming working environments.

Javier Fernández Montes, president of ICADA and the associated ADA-ITS, comments, “The agreement just signed with Lufthansa Technical Training represents a significant step forward in our training of future aircraft maintenance technicians. This promising agreement is the first foundation stone for future successful common projects, thanks to the long and recognized experience of Lufthansa Technical Training.”

Jens Lange, Product Manager Basic Training at Lufthansa Technical Training, adds, “I am very happy that we are collaborating with ADA as a launching customer. The training facilities at ADA-ITS, with their digital training possibilities, are very impressive due to the comprehensive use of iPads. Our app fits just perfectly in this setup. I am very excited that ADA-ITS will be the first customer to use the “LTT viewer” in its curricula and that we can support the institute in providing Technical Aviation English.”

High-resolution picture is available free of charge on request,

Low-resolution picture is available here.

About the “LTT viewer”:

The iPad app LTT viewer is dedicated to aviation professionals as well as enthusiasts.
The complimentary app contains more than 200 modules. Several of them are free of charge.
A download link and more information can be found here.

About Lufthansa Technical Training GmbH:
Lufthansa Technical Training provides tailored solutions for companies and employees in the aviation industry, from selection and training to the placement of personnel.
More information:

About Instituto Tecnológico Superior ADA:
Since 1968, ADA-ITS has been providing highly skilled workers in the technical and industrial areas for the national and international labor markets. At this aeronautical school, more than 180 students are trained annually in the aircraft maintenance and avionics fields.
More information:
Press contacts:

Lufthansa Technical Training GmbH
Ingo Mueller
Corporate Communication
Unterschweinstiege 12
60549 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69 696 90 668

ICADA / Instituto Tecnológico Superior ADA
Lucho Bugallal
Corporate Communication
Phone: +34 654 185 081

Olympic Air – new EAMTC member - Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Based at Athens International Airport, Olympic Air is the latest organisation to join the EAMTC.

The technical training manager Aristeidis Oikonomou said, “Our Training Centre offers a range of courses, both basic and type rating under our EASA Part 147 approval. We also have a full catalogue of specialised aviation courses”.

The Training Centre conducts courses to meet the requirements of Olympic Air and Aegean Airlines technical staff and also for third parties and offers courses in accordance with EASA Part 66 and the Greek Authority, HCAA approval.

In particular:

  • Basic License Training Courses and Examination in accordance with EASA Part 66 for CAT Α, Β1.1, Β2
  • Aircraft Type Rating Courses
  • Aviation Industry Related Training Courses
  • On line Training Courses

Airbus, Bombardier, Boeing and Embraer course all feature in the aircraft type courses offered together with a comprehensive array of specialised courses.

You can see the list of courses offered at the Olympic Air Training Centre web site

Contact Olympic by email at
Tel: +30 210 3550630 and +30 210 3550576


FL Technics – latest newsletter - Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Upcoming training, approval in El Salvador, industry news and lots more – the FL Technics newsletter is available now.


infoWerk i-news 14/02 released - Saturday, June 7th, 2014


Details of the latest products, events and happenings at Austrian based infoWerk can be seen in their latest i-news

Go to –

infoWERK Medien & Technik GmbH

A 6170 Zirl, Martinsbühel 6, Austria


Tel: +43 (0) 5238 52099-0

Fax: +43 (0) 5238 52099-40


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