The largest aviation schools in the world

Do you want to be a pilot? If your answer is affirmative, this will interest you. Enrolling in a pilot course with guarantees requires finding the schools that offer the best services and equipped with the best infrastructure and technology. Fully-equipped classrooms with the latest generation in simulators and good fleet of airplanes are essential requirements.

To choose a good school to carry out your pilot course you can ensure the investment and that you will finish the course with guarantees. Here are the largest aviation schools in the world:


CAE Oxford Aviation Academy


It’s one of the largest and most reputable school in the world. It was founded 80 years ago in Europe, and currently has 8 schools spread all over the world. It has about 200 aircraft and has the capacity to train more than 2,000 pilots each year. This aviation school’s is based at the Oxford airport in London and at the Goodyear airport in Phoenix.


CTC Wings CTS Wings is one of the most reputable aviation schools, due to the training and experience they offer their students. It’s based in England, in Bournemouth and Southampton, and trains more than 2000 pilots each year. The successful of CTC Wings rests mainly with its agreements with the world-class airlines. Through its cadet programs, their students can work in these companies’ areas, immediately after completing the Fatlp (commercial pilot license). Some of these companies are Easyjet, Qatar Airways or British Airways, among others.


Flight Safety Academy

This aviation school is a benchmark in terms of training pilots in the United States. It has a track record of more than 17,000 graduates working on more than 60 different airlines. The academy which opened in 1966, provides more than 1.3 million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 different countries. This school operates with the largest fleet in the world in flight simulators and training centers in the US, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China and the United Kingdom, among others.


Aerosim Flight Academy

Formerly known as the Delta Connection Academy, this North American aviation school is also a reference worldwide in terms of driver training. Two years ago, L3 Technologies bought the academy and now its name is L3 CTS Airline Academy. It is headquartered in Sanford, Florida, and offers 12-month commercial pilot courses, and has a fleet of approximately 100 aircraft, mostly Cirrus SR20 aircraft.

In EAS BARCELONA isn’t a comparable school in flying hours per year with the previous ones, but YES in quality. Our attention to the students and the quality training, makes a big difference  to consider us one of the best pilot training schools in Spain.


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