Training http://www.timesaerospace.aero/ en PSAA opts for L3Harris to boost Saudi training http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/psaa-opts-for-l3harris-to-boost-saudi-training <div property="schema:text"><p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="color:black">PSAA will be the launch customer across the Middle East and Africa for the L3Harris Reality7e full flight simulator.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start"><font color="#000000" face="Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="font-size: 11pt;">The contract, signed at&nbsp;</span><span style="caret-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 14.666666984558105px;">the</span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">&nbsp;recent GACA Future Aviation Forum, includes the delivery of two of the A320neo Reality7e simulators, one A320neo enhanced flat panel trainer, two A320neo flat panel trainers, and one AirsideSim XR ground handling simulator. </span></font></p> <p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="color:black">Robin Glover-Faure, vice president sales &amp; marketing, commercial aviation solutions at L3Harris said: “It is a strong statement about PSAA’s growth ambitions in the region and commitment to offering the highest quality training.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="color:black">“This deal builds on our existing relationship with PSSA, having delivered an A320neo full flight simulator and an A320neo enhanced flat panel trainer in 2019. We are delighted that they continue to put their trust in our advanced devices to expand their training capabilities and support their exciting ambitions.”&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="color:black">&nbsp;The first of the new training devices will be installed in Jeddah by the end of this year.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-23T12:00:00Z">Mon, 23/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>Short summary</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="color:black">The Prince Sultan Aviation Academy (PSAA)&nbsp;has contracted L3Harris to supply a series of simulators for its Jeddah academy.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="color:black">The Prince Sultan Aviation Academy (PSAA), a subsidiary of Saudi Arabia’s national airline group, Saudia, has contracted L3Harris to supply a series of simulators for its Jeddah academy.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/middle-east-and-north-africa" hreflang="en">Middle East and North Africa</a></div> <div><a href="/africa" hreflang="en">Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/air-transport" hreflang="en">Air transport</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-1" id="vote" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-1" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--2--description" id="edit-vote--2" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--2--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-p9a0s6em5ze0nvyq1kt2iiua5-udyfn3x7hsxhlqvgq" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-P9a0s6EM5Ze0nvYQ1kt2iIuA5_udyFN3x7hsxHlQvgQ" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-1" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_1" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/L33%20image.jpg" width="1280" height="700" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Mon, 23 May 2022 17:28:09 +0000 aPeaford 65034 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero Emirates’ recruiters on the hunt for cabin crew http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/emirates-recruiters-on-the-hunt-for-cabin-crew <div property="schema:text"><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">As air travel returns with a vengeance, the airline’s recruiters are busy meeting and hiring candidates in 30 cities from now until the end of June. In this latest drive, Emirates’ teams will travel from Australia to the UK, and dozens of European cities in between, as well as Cairo, Algiers, Tunis and Bahrain. </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Abdulaziz Al Ali, Emirates Group’s Executive vice president for Human Resources said: "There’s no more exciting airline than Emirates for anyone interested in a flying career, and we’ve received tremendous interest since we began our recruitment drive for cabin crew in November.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">"While parts of the application process are done online, we always make the effort to meet our candidates in person whenever we can, and that is why our Talent Acquisition team is doing a whirlwind 30-city tour over the next 6 weeks to assess prospective candidates."</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-17T12:00:00Z">Tue, 17/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Emirates is seeking new cabin crew. Candidates are invited to apply online now, with successful applicants being invited to a dedicated interview day in Manchester on either Monday 23rd or Tuesday 24th May.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">&nbsp;</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/middle-east-and-north-africa" hreflang="en">Middle East and North Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/air-transport" hreflang="en">Air transport</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-2" id="vote--2" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-2" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--4--description" id="edit-vote--4" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--4--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--2" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-yomoulzk1-05iovto0iurv0lfhuggwr9tw-1sgism" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-_-yOMouLzk1-05IoVto0iUrV0lfHuggWr9TW_1sGIsM" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-2" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_2" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/Emirates%20Concourse%20A_tcm133-1927232_0.jpg" width="1014" height="550" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Tue, 17 May 2022 09:05:59 +0000 eNethersole 65001 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero Dubai Airports boosts roles with fire services training programme http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/dubai-airports-boosts-roles-with-fire-services-training-programme <div property="schema:text"><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Following this first batch of graduates, which included 23 trainees, Dubai Airports is actively recruiting the next cohort of Emiratis to join its world class firefighting team.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The new programme, empowers and enables nationals to succeed in the Airport Fire Services department and improve their broader professional competence in the aviation sector. Graduates completed a 14-week intensive training programme that comprised six weeks of English language training provided in partnership with the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) followed by an intensive eight-week firefighting training programme provided through International Fire Training Centre-Serco at Dubai World Central (DWC) airport.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Dubai Airports maintains one of the largest airport fire services departments in the world across two airports. The department is fully equipped with a fleet of Aviation Rosenbauer vehicles armed with the latest aircraft firefighting technologies and safety controls, domestic vehicles, MICC (Mobile incident Command vehicle) to monitor incidents, water tankers, as well as rescue stairs vehicles at each location.&nbsp; </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Majed Al Joker, Dubai Airports chief operating officer, said: “This initiative is aligned with the UAE’s national agenda and is part of Dubai Airports’ broader commitment to support our Emiratisation goals while empowering young Emirati leaders to compete and become part of the workforce at one of world’s most important aviation hubs.”</span></span></p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-12T12:00:00Z">Thu, 12/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Dubai Airports is boosting Emiratis in frontline roles with first batch of graduates of its state-of-the-art emergency services training programme structured to develop a world-class Emirati firefighting team at DXB.</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/middle-east-and-north-africa" hreflang="en">Middle East and North Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/airports" hreflang="en">Airports</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-3" id="vote--3" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-3" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote 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style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">Increasingly, there is an urgent need for developing talent in areas of STEM (Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) amid a global skills gap, which will hinder the evolution and growth of industries and sectors including aerospace, space and defence unless governments and corporates work together to address the issue, the organisers said. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">The issue is drawing global attention.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">Young people’s inability to identify and acquire the skills needed for today’s job market have contributed to a 12% drop in youth employment over the past two decades,&nbsp;according to a report by Generation Unlimited, PwC and UNICEF. With the employment market requiring more complex and diverse skills than ever before, governments and businesses need to come together to give youth the skills and opportunities they need to access meaningful employment. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">Aerospace and space companies plan to hire a lot more people in the coming decade, creating several STEM career opportunities. However, a massive skills gap faces companies that need to fill these jobs. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">In an aerospace outlook on talent survey results report, Ernst &amp; Young,&nbsp;said corporate respondents indicated that the skills they anticipate to value most from university hires in the next four to five years are engineering skills (81% of respondents), data science and analytics skills (41%), and digital skill sets (28%). To obtain these skill sets, workforce planning is critical to the future of the industry.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">To prepare the space and aerospace industry for future growth and development, the Global Aerospace Summit will see the return of the NextGen Leaders programme, with a renewed focus on building workforce capacity and skills. The high-level forum, hosted by Mubadala, is set to take place at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi from 24 -26 May 2022.&nbsp; </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">Focused on students, graduates and young professionals, the NextGen Leaders programme is spread out across the three days of the Summit and includes panel discussions, networking opportunities, mentorship activities, workshops, and university showcasing. The programme is designed to enable stakeholders to help develop talent in the aerospace sector and acts as a platform to highlight the best young people to potential employers for building or further developing their careers.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">One of the NextGen sessions, titled ‘<i>The new face of manufacturing’, </i>will focus on the aerospace industry’s capabilities of attracting talent effectively. A panel will discuss whether promotional boosts of relevant product development and manufacturing helps and if virtual prototyping, artificial intelligence (AI), 3D printing and robotics, are the new face of manufacturing processes to support talent attraction. The panellists include Hala Al-Zargani, manager, Lockheed Martin Center for Innovation and Security Solutions, Noura Al Braiki, production manager, Strata Manufacturing and Fatema Ali Al Hajri - EVP - products &amp; solutions engineering, technical, Yahsat. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">“Future generations need the right skillset to continue competing in today’s high-tech global economy,” said Al-Zargani.&nbsp;</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">“To date, over 100 talented Emirati students have attended Lockheed Martin’s Center for Innovation and Security Solutions in Abu Dhabi and received specialist STEM training on real-world aerospace and defense projects. With the support of our partners, we aim to further grow our strong pipeline of capable young engineers and scientists, preparing them for critical and important work in the country’s defense and national security industries.”</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">Managing director of Tarsus, Middle East, Tim Hawes, said: “The NextGen Leaders programme returns this year with a renewed focus on preparing the workforce of tomorrow in areas of space and aerospace. We’re delighted that several industry professionals will lend their expertise to steer discussions towards solutions and also participate in activities like mentorships and workshops for the benefit of students, graduates and young professionals within these industries. Through this programme, we hope to bridge the skills gap and ensure the efficiency and sustainability of the sectors for the future.” </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">Additionally, NextGen Leaders, in partnership with the Space Generation Advisory Council and supported by Safran, will provide a mentorship platform for students and young professionals to receive practical guidance from industry leaders on how to kick start or advance their careers. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">There will also be a leaders’ panel and networking opportunity in collaboration with AmCham, where the C-level executives’ panel will discuss the benefits of working in the aerospace industry. The discussion will follow a Q&amp;A session and an informal networking opportunity. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">The Summit has an exceptional three-day agenda of panel discussions and speeches on the wider aerospace, defence, aviation and space industry. In addition, the 2022 event will also include new elements such as a dedicated start-up mentorship clinic lead by Aerospace Xelerated, and technology leadership briefings, focused on implementation of technology in the aerospace sector. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <div style="text-align:start">&nbsp; <hr align="left" size="1" width="33%" /> <div id="ftn1"> <p class="MsoFootnoteText"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><a href="applewebdata://28DFB0A9-8D4D-4A7E-8930-6086310261F9#_ftnref1" name="_ftn1" style="color:purple; text-decoration:underline" title=""><span class="MsoFootnoteReference" style="vertical-align:super"><span class="MsoFootnoteReference" style="vertical-align:super"><span style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif">[1]</span></span></span></span></a> <a href="https://www.pwc.com/gx/en/news-room/press-releases/2021/pwc-generation-unlimited-unicef-report-reaching-yes.html" style="color:purple; text-decoration:underline">Generation Unlimited, PwC and UNICEF</a></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> <div id="ftn2"> <p class="MsoFootnoteText"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><a href="applewebdata://28DFB0A9-8D4D-4A7E-8930-6086310261F9#_ftnref2" name="_ftn2" style="color:purple; text-decoration:underline" title=""><span class="MsoFootnoteReference" style="vertical-align:super"><span class="MsoFootnoteReference" style="vertical-align:super"><span style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif">[2]</span></span></span></span></a> <a href="https://www.ey.com/en_us/aerospace-defense/2021-a-d-workforce-study" style="color:purple; text-decoration:underline">2021 A&amp;D Workforce Study: how to prepare now for the work of the future, Ernst &amp; Young</a></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-11T12:00:00Z">Wed, 11/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>Short title</div> <div>Skills gap focus at GAS 22</div> </div> <div> <div>Short summary</div> <div><p>This month's Global Aerospace Summit in Abu Dhabi will have a focus on the skills gap and how the aerospace industry must address it</p> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="line-height:22px"><span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif">A massive skills gap facing industries including aerospace and space needs urgent attention from governments and corporations according to the advisory board for the Global Aerospace Summit which takes place in Abu Dhabi this month.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/middle-east-and-north-africa" hreflang="en">Middle East and North Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/events" hreflang="en">Events</a></div> <div><a href="/manufacturing" hreflang="en">Manufacturing</a></div> <div><a href="/space" hreflang="en">Space</a></div> <div><a href="/technology" hreflang="en">Technology</a></div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-4" id="vote--4" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-4" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--8--description" id="edit-vote--8" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--8--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--4" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-lng6krobnvlccuumncnuufzovkqplyvfsbgnpjmedmc" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-LNg6kRoBnvLCcUumnCNUUfzOVKqPlYVfsBgNpjmedmc" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-4" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_4" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/people" hreflang="en">People</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/GAS%20skills.jpg" width="1600" height="888" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Wed, 11 May 2022 09:21:57 +0000 aPeaford 64966 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero Cirrus South Africa deal for Alsim SR20 simulator http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/general-aviation/cirrus-south-africa-deal-for-alsim-sr20-simulator <div property="schema:text"><p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">The ALSR20 is the brand-new simulator manufactured by Alsim and is the exact replica of the Cirrus SR20 aircraft. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">This Flight Training Device (FTD) Level 5 is specifically designed for PPL and IR training needs. It reproduces the Cirrus SR20 specific interior cockpit and flight deck and comes along with a Garmin GDU 1050A and GFC 700 Autopilot. The ALSR20 is equipped with a Garmin GMA 350C all digital Audio Panel and a Garmin GCU 479. The device can also simulate the Cirrus airframe parachute system (CAPS).</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">Cirrus South Africa is an approved Cirrus Platinum Partner which guides customers through purchase of the Cirrus SLR20 and then training and maintenance of the aircraft at the Lanseria base.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start"><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">Cirrus South Africa’s Tony Forbes said: “The reliability and the quality of the product as well as the impressive in-house support structure were the key factors for our decision to buy from ALSIM”.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-11T12:00:00Z">Wed, 11/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:400"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">An Alsim ALSR20 simulator &nbsp;will be heading to Cirrus South Africa, based at Lanseria, following a deal done at this week’s Aero Friedrichshafen general aviation show in Germany</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/africa" hreflang="en">Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-5" id="vote--5" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-5" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--10--description" id="edit-vote--10" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--10--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--5" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-mc-vnffcm9a6jh7fqc2yjydnjwvqoblhmgdfu5sxf0" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-_MC_vNffCm9a6JH7fQC2yjydNjWVQOBlhMGdfU5SXf0" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-5" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_5" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/general-aviation" hreflang="en">General aviation</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/als-alsr20-cockpit.jpg" width="1690" height="989" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Wed, 11 May 2022 08:37:08 +0000 aPeaford 64964 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero EgyptAir Training Academy renews EASA approval for its Airbus simulators http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/egyptair-training-academy-renews-easa-approval-for-its-airbus-simulators <div property="schema:text"><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">ETA said: “We are proud to renew the approval of its A320-300 simulator for 21 consecutive years.”</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The A220-300, recently renewed, is the first in the Middle East and the latest simulator obtained by the Academy.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">EgyptAir Training Academy has also been contracted to upgrade its A330-200 simulator by adding the Full Stall, Icing &amp; UPRT features; to comply with the latest local and international legislations related to Simulators &amp; Pilots Training. This project is expected to be finalised next August 2022. By then, all EgyptAir Training Academy's simulators will be fully complied with the latest local &amp; international legislations.</span></span></p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-11T12:00:00Z">Wed, 11/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">EgyptAir Training Academy (ETA) has succeeded in renewing the European Aviation Safety Agency's (EASA) approval for its Airbus A220-300, A320-200, A330-200, A340-300 simulators.</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/middle-east-and-north-africa" hreflang="en">Middle East and North Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/air-transport" hreflang="en">Air transport</a></div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-6" id="vote--6" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-6" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--12--description" id="edit-vote--12" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--12--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--6" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-ow0vp2wmwvtucivq40agcycxzhne48odueqgozeaxgo" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-Ow0vP2wmWVtUCIVq40aGcYCXZHne48OduEQgOZeAxGo" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-6" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_6" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>On</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/EgyptAir%20Training%20AcademyPilots-Main.jpg" width="1583" height="550" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Wed, 11 May 2022 06:07:15 +0000 eNethersole 64963 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero Prince Sultan Aviation Academy and Airbus sign training agreements http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/prince-sultan-aviation-academy-and-airbus-sign-training-agreements <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-10T12:00:00Z">Tue, 10/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>Short summary</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The first agreement is focused on maintenance training, in which Airbus will support PSAA in developing future generations of engineers and mechanics using the latest international standards while at the same time boosting efficiency, increasing convenience for airlines and trainees, and reducing cost.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The second agreement is on flight crew training that will enable the delivery of Airbus training for Saudia pilots in PSAA facilities. This agreement will reduce the disruption for a higher staff productivity. </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The third agreement is on education. The cooperation will enable PSAA to become a delivery partner of AirBusiness Academy (a company owned by Airbus) and host selected AirBusiness Academy solutions in the areas of aviation management, operational excellence and leadership. The selected training programs will not only cater to individuals within the Saudia Group but will also cover a wider customer base.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Captain Ismael Koshy, CEO of PSAA said: “The partnership with aviation leader, Airbus will enhance the training programmes at PSAA to equip aviation professionals with relevant skills. We’re all very excited by it as we know the programme quality is of very high standard, adapting perfectly to PSAA’s training philosophy. We certainly look forward to continue working with Airbus benefiting many aviation professionals in the Kingdom.”</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Mikail Houari, President, Airbus Africa and Middle East commented: “These agreements with PSAA reinforce our commitment towards localisation, training and youth development in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Together with PSAA, we will work on offering world-class training in a number of areas including maintenance, flight crew, education and more thus support the advancement of the aerospace industry in the Kingdom.”</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">At the Future Aviation Forum, Prince Sultan Aviation Academy (PSAA) and Airbus have signed three important agreements.</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/middle-east-and-north-africa" hreflang="en">Middle East and North Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-7" id="vote--7" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-7" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--14--description" id="edit-vote--14" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--14--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--7" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-2a2-jyd4umxyjtarnzpc4utj8fftikvzmzaw2vjdoka" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-2A2_JyD4UMXYJTARnzpC4uTJ8fFTikvZmzaW2VJDOKA" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-7" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_7" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/PSAA.jpg" width="4620" height="3618" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Mon, 09 May 2022 17:15:51 +0000 eNethersole 64949 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero Aviassist announces new series of focus sessions http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/aviassist-announces-new-series-of-focus-sessions <div property="schema:text"><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The sessions deliver access to the world’s best practices on safety promotion.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The new series will debut globally on Wednesday June 21, with production already underway. Access to this new series of Focus Sessions is once again free with registration via the website and web shop <a href="http://www.aviassist.org/shop" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">www.aviassist.org/shop</a></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The Focus Sessions offer a deep dive into aviation safety. They document the aspirations, accomplishments, and personal lives of safety professionals. The series follows major safety promotion stories and benefits from lessons learned across Africa and the globe. It documents the lessons that leading professionals have learned to support the safety of our industry.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Each episode in the second season of the series spotlights safety issues that impact the work of aviation professionals in Africa.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">AviAssist and TATA-online.net jointly produce the series in Hilversum, the broadcasting capital of the Netherlands.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">“We’ll continue to produce a diverse range of unique shows with some of the most original and creative minds in safety promotion in the months ahead,” said Erik Huizinga of TATA- online.net in the Netherlands. “Aviation is one of the industries for which we have produced programs for over twenty years, building on my former career in aviation. We can’t wait for audiences all over Africa to connect with these informative, inspiring, and entertaining discussions once again.”</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Tom Kok, director AviAssist, added: “Tata-online.net has thrown us a lifeline during the hard times of the Corona pandemic. They helped us innovate our safety promotion and make safety promotion available to all corners of Africa. The Focus Sessions are produced for Africa but their content is just as relevant for other regions in the world. It is humbling to play a small role in ensuring that African professionals get more and more included in the global aviation safety community.”</span></span></p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-04T12:00:00Z">Wed, 04/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">AviAssist, which supports aviation safety and promotion in African, has revealed a new seven-part series of its Focus Sessions.</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/africa" hreflang="en">Africa</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/events" hreflang="en">Events</a></div> <div><a href="/technology" hreflang="en">Technology</a></div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-8" id="vote--8" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-8" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--16--description" id="edit-vote--16" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--16--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--8" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-vy9gcpsj-jrcak4chdituabdgpx9itaxoq4utwot3li" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-Vy9gcpsj_Jrcak4CHdItuaBdgPx9ITaxoQ4Utwot3LI" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-8" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_8" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/Focus%20sessions%20table%20black%20and%20yellow.jpg" width="2480" height="1532" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Wed, 04 May 2022 12:10:44 +0000 eNethersole 64919 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero Airbus and Tata STRIVE team up to train young Indians in aerospace http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/airbus-and-tata-strive-team-up-to-train-young-indians-in-aerospace <div property="schema:text"><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">AASSC is the apex body in skill development in aerospace and aviation sector under the aegis of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The MoU was signed by Rémi Maillard, President and Managing Director, Airbus India &amp; South Asia,&nbsp; Anita Rajan, CEO – Tata STRIVE and Wg Cdr Rachit Bhatnagar CEO, AASSC in the presence of Christian Scherer, Chief Commercial Officer and Head of Airbus International, Sandeep Patnaik, Director, AASSC and Chetan S, Head Operations, AASSC. Under the partnership, Airbus, Tata STRIVE and and AASSC with support of NSDC &amp; Ministry of Skill Development &amp; Entrepreneurship (MSDE) will work together to build a pipeline of talent in the aerospace sector, focusing on providing opportunities to the youth.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">“India is looking at exponential growth in every facet of the aerospace and aviation ecosystem. This is fueling the demand for aerospace jobs and with it the growing need for relevant skills. We believe that India’s strength lies in its talent and we are deeply invested in nurturing the youth and equipping them with the right skills that will meet this growing demand and also prepare them for the jobs that will shape the future of aerospace in the country. This collaboration is a step forward in achieving this ambition,” said Rémi Maillard, President and MD of Airbus India &amp; South Asia.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">“The high growth Indian aviation sector will witness demand for skilled personnel and Tata STRIVE is keen to be well positioned to leverage the opportunity to enable these jobs for the youth we work with. The partnership with Airbus and Aerospace and Aviation Sector Skill Council brings together complementary strengths of the organisations in a model that builds a talent pool for the sector while helping youth fulfil their aspirations and build careers in aviation.” said Anita Rajan, CEO – Tata STRIVE</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">“India is already the third biggest domestic aviation market in the world and is progressing on the path to take a spot of third biggest aviation market overall. Make in India and Skill India can be considered as two sides of the same coin. Aerospace and Aviation Sector Skill Council (AASSC) promoted by HAL, SIATI &amp; BCIC, an apex body in the aerospace and aviation skill ecosystem formed under NSDC and MSDE will enable the youth to get re-skilled and up-skilled in the aspiring areas of airport operations, airlines, ground handling, aerospace manufacturing and drone technology as well. Our endeavour will be to make India a Global Skill Hub in this domain in the coming years,” said Wg Cdr Rachit Bhatnagar, CEO of AASSC.</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The three entities will form a joint working group to explore skilling in areas such as&nbsp; airport operations, flight training, engineering and maintenance as well as for workforce requirements for safety of aircraft and airports. The organisations will leverage their existing flagship centres to deliver available courses and also look at updating required curriculum. In addition, the three partners will also look for synergies with other aviation companies to explore their support on skilling in drones operation and MROs.</span></span></p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-04T12:00:00Z">Wed, 04/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">Airbus has signed an MoU with Tata STRIVE, a skill development initiative of Tata Trusts, and the Aerospace and Aviation Sector Skill Council (AASSC) to train young Indians for aviation and aerospace jobs.</span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/south-asia" hreflang="en">South Asia</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-9" id="vote--9" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-9" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--18--description" id="edit-vote--18" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--18--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--9" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-w1lkhogae32s5nd61z3sibgt-gig3gfyi7hv5ct6tpg" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-w1lKHogAe32S5Nd61Z3SiBGt-GIG3gfyi7HV5ct6tPg" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-9" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_9" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>On</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/Airbus%20TATA%20NSDC.png" width="1101" height="615" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Wed, 04 May 2022 08:32:52 +0000 eNethersole 64917 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero CPaT launches CRJ 700/900 Aircraft Systems Course http://www.timesaerospace.aero/news/training/cpat-launches-crj-700900-aircraft-systems-course <div property="schema:text"><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">“CPaT is proud to welcome the CRJ 700/900 to our family of Aircraft Systems courses,” said Capt. Greg Darrow, vice president of sales. “This fleet is extensively flown throughout the world, and CPaT can now support airlines with comprehensive training content that is engaging and interactive for initial and recurrent CRJ training.”</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">The CRJ 700/900 course is the first CPaT Aircraft Systems course built entirely in CPaT’s content-design software platform, Invent, empowering clients to modify this course in real-time. The course is delivered on the CPaT Access Learning Management System, as well as CPaT’s Mobile Application, and will operate on Apple, Android, and Windows devices. </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">“Not only will our clients benefit from the stand-alone CRJ 700/900 course, but with CPaT Invent, the course is easily modifiable to their specific operating procedures, regulatory differences, and more,” added Capt. Darrow. “Clients interested in the CRJ 700/900 course will be able to offer their pilots the ability to train any time, anywhere, and on any device.”</span></span></p> </div> <div> <div>Posted date</div> <div><time datetime="2022-05-03T12:00:00Z">Tue, 03/05/2022 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div> <div>First paragraph</div> <div><p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">CPaT Global, a provider of distance learning for the airline and aviation industry, announced a new product launch—the Bombardier CRJ 700/900 Aircraft Systems course. </span></span></p> </div> </div> <div> <div>Regions</div> <div> <div><a href="/middle-east-and-north-africa" hreflang="en">Middle East and North Africa</a></div> <div><a href="/africa" hreflang="en">Africa</a></div> <div><a href="/south-asia" hreflang="en">South Asia</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Other topics</div> <div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> </div> <div> <div>Rate</div> <div><form class="fivestar-form-10" id="vote--10" data-drupal-selector="fivestar-form-10" action="/taxonomy/term/14/feed" method="post" accept-charset="UTF-8"> <div class="clearfix fivestar-average-text fivestar-average-stars fivestar-form-item fivestar-basic"><div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-fivestar form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <div class="js-form-item form-item js-form-type-select form-item-vote js-form-item-vote form-no-label"> <select class="vote form-select" data-drupal-selector="edit-vote" aria-describedby="edit-vote--20--description" id="edit-vote--20" name="vote"><option value="-">Select rating</option><option value="20">Give it 1/5</option><option value="40">Give it 2/5</option><option value="60">Give it 3/5</option><option value="80">Give it 4/5</option><option value="100">Give it 5/5</option><option value="0">Cancel rating</option></select> <div id="edit-vote--20--description" class="description"> <div class="fivestar-summary fivestar-summary-average-count"><span class="empty">No votes yet</span></div> </div> </div> </div> </div><input style="display:none" data-drupal-selector="edit-submit" type="submit" id="edit-submit--10" name="op" value="Rate" class="button js-form-submit form-submit" /> <input autocomplete="off" data-drupal-selector="form-6fcr4gdvbpucwwe0nabvuvcbjcot5-ubpzozbe3k6os" type="hidden" name="form_build_id" value="form-6Fcr4GDvbpucwWe0nabvUvcbJCOt5_uBpzoZbe3k6Os" /> <input data-drupal-selector="edit-fivestar-form-10" type="hidden" name="form_id" value="fivestar_form_10" /> </form> </div> </div> <div> <div>Top story</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Article main topic</div> <div><a href="/training" hreflang="en">Training</a></div> </div> <div> <div>Redirected</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Moved to features</div> <div>Off</div> </div> <div> <div>Lead image:</div> <div> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/aerospace/times/files/2022-05/CPaT%20crj900_Aircraft_General_Introduction.png" width="1920" height="1080" alt="" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> </div> <div> <div>New batch</div> <div>Off</div> </div> Tue, 03 May 2022 11:28:07 +0000 eNethersole 64913 at http://www.timesaerospace.aero