Aerosim Hosts Aviation Exploration Day for Galileo School for Gifted Learning Students
SANFORD, Fla. (April 6, 2015) — L3 Airline Academy , an accredited global flight school, recently provided 20 sixth grade students from Galileo School for Gifted Learning the unique opportunity to experience the world of flight during Aviation Exploration Day.
Concluding with a hands-on flight simulator experience for each student, the day included a tour of Aerosim’s Sanford, Fla. campus and flightline.
“With an anticipated global shortfall of 1 million new commercial airline pilots and maintenance technicians in the next 20 years, L3 Airline Academy is dedicated to engaging and motivating the next generation of aviation professionals,” explains President and General Manager, L3 Airline Academy Hank Coates. “Through our partnership with Seminole County Public Schools and our summer Aviation Camp, we hope to inspire future aviators to join this exciting industry and take advantage of the tremendous career opportunities currently available for skilled pilots and aviation professionals.”
Students from Galileo School for Gifted Learning enjoy Aviation Exploration Day at L3 Airline Academy
Summer Aviation Camp
High school students ages 14-18 are invited to experience the exciting world of aviation during L3 Airline Academy ’s week-long Aviation Camps June 22-26 and July 27-31, 2015.
Designed to provide students a hands-on, real-life glimpse into professional pilot training, the L3 Airline AcademyAviation Camp curriculum includes practical lessons and activities that take place in the Academy’s state-of-the-art flight simulators and live aircraft.
Committed to Aviation Training Excellence
Originally established in 1989 and based at the Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB), L3 Airline Academy is the only flight school originally owned and operated by airlines Comair Airlines and Delta Air Lines. Today, under the name of L3 Airline Academy , the rich history of professional pilot training continues with flight training courses approved by the FAA under 14 CFR Part 141 and specialized flight training under 14 CFR Part 61.
L3 Airline Academy is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and provides a professional flight training environment based on sophisticated airline standards. The Academy has been recognized by the Federal Aviation Administration for its dedication to quality, safety, reliability, and performance and continually strives to turn students into successful airline pilots that exceed the expectations of airlines worldwide.
In its 26 years of operation, L3 Airline Academy has provided more than 2 million hours of flight instruction to more than 7,000 pilots and issued more than 20,000 licenses and certificates, while growing its reputation as one of the safest, most reliable flight academies in the world.
For further information about flight training and pathways to the airlines:
- Visit online at www.AFA.edu
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- Follow on Twitter @Aerosim_Academy and on Instagram.
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