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Gama Aviation to Launch New Training Facility to Aid EASA Part-FCL Compliance

By Juliet Van Wagenen | September 11, 2015
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[Aviation Today 09-11-2015] Gama Aviation has gained Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Approved Training Organization (ATO) approval to conduct the landing training required for the issue of aircraft type ratings. This enables the company to carry out training programs under the new interpretation of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Part-FCL training requirements for base training.

Gama aviation to launch new training facility
Gama aviation to launch new training facility. Photo: Gama Aviation

The ATO initially covers seven types of aircraft including Challenger, Global Express, and Gulfstream G550, with more types to be added in the near future, according to the company. Gama anticipates it will be able to provide training on up to 30 aircraft types in the next few months.

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