Archive for January 2016
Solo Recognition - January 2016
The traditional removal of a new pilot's shirt tail is a sign of the instructor's new confidence in his student.
In the days of tandem trainers, the instructor would tug at the student’s shirt tail whenever he was getting himself into...
A Day In The Life @43
Flying Instructor Shannon Maclean, who holds an engineering qualification, lecturing Aircraft Technical and General (AT&G) to December’s elementary Ground School group.
43 Advanced (Lanseria) – Andrew Gerber - January 2016
Embraer 120 product launch:
Our Embraer 120 product launch function took place on the 26th of November 2015 and was successfully attended by the media, SACAA and local Embraer 120 operators.
New CFI at 43 Air School Advanced Training:
Dean Smith (DFE) replaced Shane Cade as CFI and started with us on the 1st of December 2015. Although Dean is well known and has been actively involved with testing at our facility, we would like to wish him a warm welcome.
43 @ Play (January 2016)
At 43 Air School our motto is ‘Work Hard, Play Hard’ and that’s exactly what we did this month with our regular Team Building event.
43’s New Pied Piper
The Pied Piper Bistro, situated in the Wright Place Bar and entertainment Centre is now fully operational from 7 am to 9pm Monday to Saturday and from 7 am to 5pm on Sundays.
Apart from our normal menu we have introduced daily specials which range from R20.00 to R27.50 check our notice board in the Bistro for more info!
43 Air School Achievers
Jonathan Collins joined 43 Air School, Port Alfred, in May of 2010. He graduated with the ICAO CPL ME-IR before qualifying as an instructor shortly thereafter.
In February 2012 he joined the instructor pool in Port Alfred conducting ab-initio...
Excellence In Action
Once a month, staff members send in nominations and motivations for those colleagues who have ‘gone the extra mile’ and done more than what is merely required of them. Once all nominations have been submitted, a winner is chosen and treated to an...