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Aug 13, 2015

Flying Academy launches US FAA base in Miami


Miami, USA — (July 10, 2015) — Flying Academy one of the dominant providers of EASA flight training services in Europe, announced today the opening of a new base in the United States of America as the most recent expansion of Flying Academy’s presence.

The new presence comes in response to proven demand for Flying Academy’s training products worldwide. Flying Academy has now the ability to provide under a single umbrella both EASA and FAA flight training services.

Radim Olbrecht, CEO Flying Academy - "The opening of Flying Academy’s Miami FAA base is a natural outgrowth of the strong Flying Academy training portfolio. We have expanded our portfolio of flight training services to the US FAA regulations and will continue delivering our promise to create the next generation of highly skilled and knowledgeable professional pilots.

We are excited to lead the worldwide expansion of Flying Academy through a local presence in the USA".

The courses offered in Flying Academy’s Miami base are under FAA Part 141 and Part 61 regulations, from Private Pilot (PPL) and Commercial (CPL) to Instrument Rating, multi engine and Flight Instructor. For international students, Flying Academy Miami is able to provide the documentation needed for obtaining the US flight-training visa (I-20 form).

Bogdan Epure, Director of Operations - Flying Academy Miami - "As we focus on the emerging markets positive economic growth and the continuously increase of demand for high quality-cost effective flight training, we are very excited about our strategic investment in the United States and look forward to offering our customers even more efficient, competitive and industry aligned flight training solutions."

Flying Academy Miami operates a fleet of 7 aircraft composed of 1 x Cessna 152, 1 x Cessna 172R, 4 x Piper Cadet and 1 x Piper Arrow bringing the total aircraft in the fleet to 23.

Leos Vybiral - Director of Operations - Flying Academy Europe - "Flying Academy is geared up for sustainable growth. With the opening of the US base we have started the execution of our mid-term strategy. I am confident that we will establish the new base as a top choice flight training provider in the Americas".

Flying Academy’s Miami base is located at Miami Executive Airport, 14569 SW 127 St Miami FL 33186 and it’s open every day from 9AM to 7PM (EDT).

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Miami Executive Airport (ICAO: KTMB) is one of the busiest airports in Florida with over 200.000 aircraft movements/year. It has 3 runways and it’s equipped with instrument approach system. Flying Academy’s base is located in an optimal location of the airport, making the taxi from the apron to runway 09L/27R very short.

Direction

Length

Surface

ft

m

9L/27R

5,003

1,525

Asphalt

9R/27L

5,999

1,828

Asphalt

13/31

4,001

1,220

Asphalt

Contact Flying Academy’s Miami base at +1 305 255-8753 or fly@FlyingAcademy.com 

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