Archive for December, 2015

Opinion of a technical nature – operation of unmanned aircraft - Monday, December 21st, 2015

Introduction of a regulatory framework for the operation of unmanned aircraft

This opinion is a technical one and hence proposes no draft legal text (implementing rules) beyond that proposed by the Aviation Strategy of the European Commission.

This is not an Agency opinion in the sense meant by Article 19 of the Basic Regulation.

This Technical Opinion is the result of the consultation performed with A-NPA 2015-10. It has been developed in parallel to the draft modifications to Regulation (EC) No 216/2008 (hereinafter referred to as the ‘Basic Regulation’) included in the ‘Aviation Strategy to Enhance the Competitiveness of the EU Aviation Sector’ (hereinafter referred to as the ‘Aviation Strategy’), published on 7 December 2015.

See the opinion of a technical nature at the EASA web site: –

Taking on and mastering challenges! LTT newsletter 04/2015 - Thursday, December 17th, 2015

An end of year acton packed newsletter is now available from Lufthansa Technica Training!

  • GLARE Repair
  • Flap Peening
  • Composite Advanced Repair and
  • Composite Awareness

As well as “open” courses and more – Tyou can get the newsletter here – Taking on and mastering challenges


infoWERK i-news 15/04 released - Tuesday, December 15th, 2015


The December 2015 issue of the infoWERK quarterly newsletter is now available. It helps to celebrate infoWERK’s 21st anniversary!

infoWERK has been an industry leader for more than 20 years with their first i-news published in 2004!

The latest issue include details of: –

  • Fatigue Management Training – this course is now available including online! The target groups include Flight and Cabin Crew and also Management and Maintenance personnel.
  • A major middle Middle East-based company has chosen infoWERK to provide DHC-8 multimedia-based courseware for recurrent training
  • The Icelandic Coast Guard now uses infoWERK recurrent training courseware

You can see all of the news on the infoWERK website – here

Aviation Strategy for Europe - Monday, December 14th, 2015

The European Commission has published a new Aviation Strategy for Europe. This includes the new European Aviation Safety Programme. The documents associated with the new aviation strategy can be seen at the European Commission’s web site at: –

Malicious emails – scams - Friday, December 11th, 2015

Please be aware of malicious emails and / or email scams that appear to be from the EAMTC. Please do not open or click on links in any suspicious emails. Thank you.

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airberlin craftsmanship courses - Friday, December 11th, 2015

As well as the airberlin apprenticeship program and extensive range of Type Training courses, airberlin also has a wide range of craftsmanship courses.

The detailed list of airberlin’s new portfolio can be seen here.



Notification of Election - Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Logo aEAMTC Members are Notified of the Election of a new Executive Committee to take place on 04th October at the 65th EAMTC General Assembly meeting in Paris. (Meeting dates 04th and 05th October 2016).

Notification of Election