43 Air School Newsroom

43 Air School proudly Announces their Jet Pilot & Airline Pilot Preparation Programs (APPP)

June 25, 2014
The path from being a student pilot to entering the right hand seat in an airline has always been a long and demanding process, sometimes taking many years to realize this ambition. Traditionally the qualifier into the right hand seat of an airline was the number of flying hour’s experience. It has been found that this is not necessarily the most accurate indicator, the correct training is far more important. 43 Air School is proud to announce two solutions in developing the process, namely the Jet Pilot program & the Airline Pilot Preparation Program. Traditionally a CPL graduate would seek further qualification through an instructor rating, or various turbine type endorsements, with the end intention of getting to the Right hand seat ... Read more...

43 is pleased to announce another SACAA approved product offering for 43 Airschool students

March 28, 2014
43 Air School is proud to announce their new course offering, namely the Integrated Commercial Pilots Licence, with Night & Instrument rating, including CRM & Dangerous goods qualification. The Integrated CPL/IR, as it is known, is a full time course taking students from ab-initio to qualification as a Commercial Pilot with Multi-Engine Instrument Rating. This course has been designed to train professional pilots, with seamless training straight to CPL/IR, without having to satisfy intermediate licensing requirements of the PPL.  It is the most efficient route to a career in professional aviation. The course is best suited to individuals who don’t tick all the boxes of the traditional Integrated Airline transport Pilots Licence, and who are not initially seeking employment within the airline aviation ... Read more...

43 Unveils their official sports gear for 2013/2014

43 Air School is a flight training organisation based in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, and prides itself with over 25 years of superior flight training experience. 43 is seen as a University of the Air, as opposed to just a flying School. 43 is able to offer its students a holistic approach to aviation training, by offering them all they need to be able to eat, sleep and breathe aviation, within one campus. Full on-campus accommodation, dining facilities, entertainment areas and sporting facilities are just some of the facilities to be found on base. "Work hard, Play hard" is one of our founding statements, and with that said 43 has decided to launch their official sports gear, encouraging students to ... Read more...

TCAA

September 30, 2013
            PRESS RELEASE – 30 September 2013   43 Air school Announces 3 year Cadet Pilot training agreement with TCAA (Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority)   43 Air School is proud to announce their new training agreement with the Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority.   The Tanzania CAA has signed a 3 year training contact whereby cadets will enter a 12 month Ab- initio training phase at 43 Air school’s Port Alfred facility. On completion at 43 Air school the individual cadets will each be holders of a Multi-Engine Commercial Pilots licence with Instrument rating and ATPL theory, also known as “Frozen ATP Licence”. This initiative was bought about by the Tanzanian authority recognising the need to uplift young school leavers and to also match the countries need for qualified ... Read more...

ExecuJet

              PRESS RELEASE – 30 September 2013 43 Air School helps make dreams come true with ExecuJet and TETA (Transport Education and training Authority) ExecuJet Aviation Group, recently announced the recruitment of a trainee cadet in a bid to contribute towards skills developments and the increase in the youth’s participation in the Aerospace sector. The successful candidate was announced as Isis Swarahle who is supported by TETA (Transport Education and Training Authority), through means of a discretionary grant. ExecuJet Africa, the continent’s leading business aviation company has successfully identified Isis to complete a 2 year Pilot Training Programme at 43 Air School in Port Alfred.   Isis responded to an ad on the 43 Air School’s Facebook page regarding ExecuJet’s offer to recruit a cadet ... Read more...