EASA & FAA approved flight school Flying Academy is a flight school authorized by the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) as well as the EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency). The academy’s highest priority is to provide a safe flying environment to all its pilots. Whether at the base in Prague, Brno or Miami, Flying Academy puts its customers first, because highest customer satisfaction is one of the school’s most important values. Constant innovation keeps us ahead of the competition not only by global presence but also in technology. Flying Academy’s mission is to create professional, safety conscious flight crew members who function effectively and are thoroughly equipped for the challenges of employment opportunities as a corporate pilot or first officer and captains of airlines around the world. Why choose Flying Academy

  • EASA Approved Training Organization (CZ/ATO-014)
  • FAA Approved 141 & 61 Flight School
  • Learn to fly in the European Union and/or in the USA
  • Flight training base in Miami, Florida offers over 360 flying days
  • You can combine flight training in Europe and in the US
  • 12 years of experience with pilot training in Europe and 30 years in the USA
  • Flight school is led by airline pilots - you will get real pilot experience
  • Students from countries all around the world
  • Free iPad mini for our students starting their professional flight training program

Flight training experience, innovations Students profit from the experience Flying Academy and its instructors have gathered throughout many years. With 12 years of experience of Flying Academy in Europe and even 30 years of experience accumulated in the Miami base, the academy is able to provide excellent training through experienced pilots worldwide. This real-life pilot experience is reflected in the exceptional training that is very practically oriented and provides hands-on learning experiences. It is the academy’s goal to create an interactive and diverse learning environment. We focus strongly on innovations, therefore, our students have the availability of using the latest state of the art equipment for studying: the ATPL question bank, Wifi-equipped classrooms, video materials and even the free iPad for students participating in the programs ATPL modular, 0-CPL, as well as 0-ATPL. Changes in the industry are immediately reflected in the curricula to ensure that all learning materials stay current and Flying Academy continues to provide the best training opportunities to its customers. Flying Academy is led by Airline Pilots. They have developed a broad range of courses that lead the students all the way to their goal. Students at Flying Academy have the opportunity to join programs to gain their Private Pilot License, add their Instrument Rating as well as obtaining the Commercial Pilot License leading up to the Airline Transport Pilot License. Flight school locations in USA and Europe With bases in the Czech Republic as well as Miami, Florida, Flying Academy gives their students the opportunity to choose the location for their training from many appealing options. Flying Academy strongly supports its students with housing opportunities, Visa requirements and more. Flying Academy opens the door to Europe! As a student of Flying Academy in one of the Czech Republic bases, students have the opportunity to visit countries all over Europe (that are in the European Union) without having to go through any Visa trouble! Paris, Berlin, Rome, even Barcelona are easily accessible by hopping on a flight with one of the many cheap European airlines. One of Flying Academy’s great advantages is its base in Miami, Florida. Beautiful views of Miami by day and night, blue skies, and gorgeous beaches are not the only benefits this base of Flying Academy has to offer. The Florida climate makes it possible to fly year round. This enables all students to quickly collect their flight hours and jump into the seat of an airline or corporate position. Students from countries all round the world Flying Academy creates a multicultural learning environment. with students from countries all around the world such as Colombia, El Salvador, Brazil, Romania, Saudi Arabia, India, the Maldives, and many more. This intercultural competency will help students feel comfortable working in different countries throughout their career or sharing the cockpit of an airline with a pilot from another culture. All in all, Flying Academy has a huge package of opportunities to offer and will give their students the required support needed to fulfill their dreams of becoming successful professional pilots.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

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Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center

ICAO ENGLISH AND IFR ENGLISH ... [+]

ICAO ENGLISH AND IFR ENGLISH

Flying Academy is providing:

ICAO English examination ICAO Refresh course IR Aviation English course ICAO English

Currently, each pilot that is flying internationally must have a minimum level 4 of ICAO English. The exam must be done in an authorized organization. Next ICAO English examination is on:

08.06.16 Prague 25.06.16 Brno 13.07.16 Prague 23.07.16 Brno 10.08.16 Prague 20.08.16 Brno

*Individual examination dates can be arranged upon a request.

Validity of ICAO language proficiency

The recurrence of which one must undertake the ICAO English proficiency is given by the level achieved:

Level 4 – every 3 years Level 5 – every 6 years Level 6 - unlimited ... [-]
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The course “0-ATPL with US experience” guides the students through the process of getting their Private Pilot License in the US all the way to the ATPL level. This includ ... [+]

The course “0-ATPL with US experience” guides the students through the process of getting their Private Pilot License in the US all the way to the ATPL level. This includes the frozen ATPL(A) written exam as well the required practical exams for the Instrument Rating as well as the CPL+MEP.

ATPL is the highest level of aircraft pilot certification. ATPL course is meant for future airline pilots. ATPL certified pilots are authorized to act as Pilot-in-Command of an aircraft in any airline.

Privileges The privileges of the holder of an ATPL(A) are to act as Pilot-In-Command (Captain) or co-pilot (First Officer) in airplanes engaged in commercial air transportation exercise all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A), a CPL(A) and IR(A). Learning objectives Ground Training – during the course “Zero to ATPL with US experience”, the trainee will complete theoretical courses for PPL(A), IR(A), MEP(A) and ATPL 650(A) ... [-]
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For pilots who want to be trained full time for the airlines, but also who want to be competitive in the job market, we have created the Integrated ATPL(A) course. During ... [+]

Preparing new pilots for the airlines is Flying Academy's area of expertise. It takes a great level of dedication and passion for flying to be able to share an impressive amount of knowledge in a short time and in addition, to develop the skills of the pilot to be able to cope with any situation which might arise during his or her career.

For pilots who want to be trained full time for the airlines, but also who want to be competitive on the job market, we have created the Integrated ATPL(A) course.

During the Integrated ATPL(A), you will become a Commercial Pilot in 14 months of intensive preparation, from no flight experience to holding an EASA Multi-Engine Instrument Rating Commercial Pilot License with ATPL frozen, including Multi Crew Cooperation and Jet Orientation Course.... [-]

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ATPL is the highest level of aircraft pilot certification. ATPL course is meant for future airline pilots. ATPL certified pilots are authorized to act as Pilot-in-Command ... [+]

EASA ATPL - Airline Transport Pilot License theory course

ATPL is the highest level of aircraft pilot certification. ATPL course is meant for future airline pilots. ATPL certified pilots are authorized to act as Pilot-in-Command [commander] of an aircraft in any airline.

Privileges:

Act as pilot-in-command (Captain) or co-pilot (First Officer) in airplanes engaged in commercial air transportation

The holder can exercise all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A), a CPL(A) and an IR(A)

Course entry requirements

Minimum age of 18 years At least PPL(A) (Private Pilot License) holder Sufficient level of knowledge of Mathematics and Physics English language skills - ATO oral and written test ... [-]
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Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. passengers annually to their ... [+]

Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. passengers annually to their destinations. Being a Commercial Pilot comes also with a lot of responsibility, complex decision making and the ability to understand and cope with abnormal situations. This program is designed for students with little to no flying experience and that want to pursue a career in aviation according to EASA regulations. Flying Academy is highly specialized in offering training from ab-initio to “frozen” ATPL(A). The trainees of the program will start with PPL(A) and, upon obtaining the necessary flight experience, will continue with IR(A), CPL(A) modules or MEP (multi-engine aircraft) flight programs. After successful completion of the zero to ATPL(A) course, you will be issued an EASA CPL(A) license with ATPL(A) theory completed and will be authorized to act as Pilot-In-Command (PIC) of an aircraft in an airline. The ATPL(A) license is the highest level of aircraft pilot certification.... [-]

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Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center

From Zero to 1.500 hours course is designed for future pilots with no current flight experience, who will start the training from PPL(A) to CPL(A) and add the IR(A), MEP ... [+]

This program is addressed EXCLUSIVELY to US work permit holders. If you do not have a US work permit, please check our extensive course offer for international students. From Zero to 1.500 hours course is designed for future pilots with no current flight experience,who will start the training from PPL(A) to CPL(A) and add the IR(A), MEP and Flight Instructor ratings and additionally 1300 hours of experience within 2 years of working as a Flight Instructor (Pilot in Command time) at Flying Academy, reaching 1500 hours total time, that is not only a crucial milestone for all airlines but also a turning point for each pilot’s personal flight experience.

Course entry requirements Minimum age of 18 years First class medical certificate Ownership of work permission for EU and/or the USA No flight experience Sufficient level of knowledge of Mathematics and Physics English language knowledge - ATO oral and written test Good communication skills and ability to teach others European Union citizen or working permit for EU Conflict-free person, with positive attitude for work Training results corresponding to the future employment License privileges & Flight Instructor at Flying Academy ... [-]
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Private Pilot License is a qualification that permits to act without remuneration as PIC or co-pilot on aeroplanes in non-commercial operations. PPL is the most common ty ... [+]

Private Pilot License

is a qualification that permits to act without remuneration as PIC or co-pilot on aeroplanes in non-commercial operations. PPL is the most common type of license in General Aviation.

For future professional pilots, the Private Pilot License is also the first step in the aviation career.

Course entry requirements Minimum age of 16 years to apply Second class medical certificate No previous flight experience needed Sufficient level of knowledge of Mathematics and Physics English language knowledge - FTO oral and written test Privileges

The privileges of the holder of an PPL(A) are to act as pilot-in-command (Captain) or co-pilot (First Officer) in airplanes for non commercial purposes.... [-]

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Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center

Zero to ATPL (frozen) modular training is one of the most vaunted solutions for future Aviation professionals. The modular training includes all PPL-NR-MEP-IR-CPL-ATPL li ... [+]

EASA BECOME A COMMERCIAL PILOT FROM 0 TO ATPL

Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry, to safely take to destination over 5 bn. passengers annually.

Being a Commercial Pilot comes also with a lot of responsibility, complex decision making and the ability to understand and cope with abnormal situations.

This program is designed for students with little to no flying experience and that want to pursue a career in aviation according to EASA regulations.

Flying Academy is highly specialized in offering training from ab-initio to “frozen” ATPL(A). The trainees of the program will start with PPL(A) and, upon obtaining the necessary flight experience, will continue with IR(A), CPL(A) modules or MEP (multi-engine aircraft) flight programs. After successful completion of the zero to ATPL(A) course, you will be issued an EASA CPL(A) license with ATPL(A) theory completed and will be authorized to act as Pilot-In-Command (PIC) of an aircraft in an airline. The ATPL(A) license is the highest level of aircraft pilot certification.... [-]

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Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center

The Commercial Pilot Certificate is a qualification that permits the holder to act as a pilot of an aircraft for remuneration. ... [+]

The Commercial Pilot Certificate is a qualification that permits the holder to act as a pilot of an aircraft for remuneration.

Course entry requirements: Minimum age of 18 years Second class medical certificate At least PPL(A) (Private Pilot License) holder with 250 hours total flight time out of which 100 as Pilot in Command. English language skills Privileges: Exercise all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A); Act as co-pilot (First Officer) in commercial air transportation Act as pilot-in-command or co-pilot of any airplane (CPL(A)) engaged in operations other than commercial air transportation. Act as pilot-in-command in commercial air transportation of any single-pilot airplane Ground training: ... [-]
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2 months
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Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center

Preparing new pilots for the airlines is Flying Academy's area of expertise. It takes a great level of dedication and passion for flying to be able to share an impressive ... [+]

From Zero to 1.500 hoursThis program is addressed EXCLUSIVELY to US work permit holders. If you do not have a US work permit, please check our extensive course offer for international students.This course is designed for future pilots with no current flight experience, who will start the training from PPL(A) to CPL(A) and add the IR(A), MEP and Flight Instructor ratings and additionally 1300 hours of experience within 2 years of working as a Flight Instructor (Pilot in Command time) at Flying Academy, reaching 1500 hours total time, that is not only a crucial milestone for all airlines, but also a turning point for each pilot’s personal flight experience.

Course entry requirements Minimum age of 18 years First class medical certificate Ownership of work permission for EU and/or USA No flight experience Sufficient level of knowledge of Mathematics and Physics English language knowledge - ATO oral and written test Good communication skills and ability to teach others United States citizenship or working permit for US Conflict-free person, with positive attitude for work Training results corresponding to the future employment License privileges & Flight Instructor in Flying Academy ... [-]
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English (US)
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14 months
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Flying Academy, International Flight Training Center

Private Pilot License is a qualification that permits to act without remuneration as PIC or co-pilot on airplanes in non-commercial operations. PPL is the most common typ ... [+]

Private Pilot License is a qualification that permits to act without remuneration as PIC or co-pilot on airplanes in non-commercial operations. PPL is the most common type of license in General Aviation. For future professional pilots, the FAA Private Pilot License is also the first step in the aviation career.

Course entry requirements Minimum age of 16 years to apply Be able to read, understand, write, and speak English fluently At least Class 3 Medical Certificate Ground training

Total instruction time given is 20 hours and consists of two modules. Module 1 - Preparation for exams:

Air Law Aircraft General Knowledge Flight Performance and Planning Human Performance and Limitations Meteorology Navigation Operational Procedures Principles of Flight Communications ... [-]
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Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. passengers annually to their ... [+]

Today, more than ever, the airline industry needs highly trained and skilled professionals for the growing industry to safely fly over 5 bn. Passengers annually to their destinations. Being a Commercial Pilot also comes with a lot of responsibility, complex decision making and the ability to understand and cope with abnormal situations. This program is designed for students with little to no flying experience, and that want to pursue a career in aviation according to FAA regulations. The trainees of the program will start with PPL(A) and, upon obtaining the necessary flight experience, will continue with IR(A), CPL(A) modules or MEP (multi-engine aircraft) flight programs. After successful completion of the zero to CPL(A) course, you will be issued an FAA CPL(A) license and will be authorized to act as Pilot-In-Command (PIC) and acquire compensation on an aircraft.... [-]

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Commercial Pilot Certificate is a qualification that permits the holder to act as the pilot of an aircraft for remuneration. ... [+]

FLIGHT TRAINING FOR CPL - COMMERCIAL PILOT LICENSE

Commercial Pilot Certificate is a qualification that permits the holder to act as the pilot of an aircraft for remuneration.

Privileges:

Exercise all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A) / PPL(H); Act as co-pilot (First Officer) in commercial air transportation Act as pilot-in-command or co-pilot of any airplane (CPL(A) / helicopter (CPL(H)) engaged in operations other than commercial air transportation. Act as pilot-in-command in commercial air transportation of any single-pilot airplane / helicopter

Ground training:

The trainee will cover during the ground training the following courses:

Air law and ATC procedures Airframes & systems, electrics, power plant, emergency equipment Instrumentation Mass and balance Performance Flight planning & monitoring Human performance & limitations Meteorology General navigation Radio navigation Operational procedures Principles of flight Communications ... [-]
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Instrument Rating refers to the qualifications that a pilot must have in order to fly under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR). Instrument rating is a must if you want to beco ... [+]

IR - INSTRUMENT RATING

Instrument Rating refers to the qualifications that a pilot must have in order to fly under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR). Instrument rating is a must if you want to become a professional pilot and is useful when flying long distances as a private pilot.

Privileges

The privileges of a holder of an IR(A) are to pilot airplanes under IFR with a minimum decision height of 200 feet (60 m). Decision heights lower than 200 feet (60 m) may be authorized by the CAA after further training and testing.

Subsidized iPad

Flying Academy is giving the opportunity to all trainees starting the Instrument Rating training to buy a subsidized iPad Mini 4G+WiFi for just 5.400 CZK / 200 Euro / 270 USD / 169 GBP, tax included. The purpose of the iPad is to be used primarily for studying, as materials are sent wirelessly to the trainee’s iPad, but also as an aid in the flight training, by using the electronic charts, POHs etc.... [-]

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