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Cadet Stories: Keighley

Cadet Stories: Michael

Cadet Stories: Maddie

International student Robin explains why he chose the UK to do his flight instructor training and offers advice to aspiring pilots

Press Release: Resilient Pilot teams up with FTA Global to provide virtual Resilience Development Programme

FTA Graduate and Ryanair Pilot Dan offers advice to those embarking on their pilot training

Press Release: UK Flight School FTA Global prepares for future strategic investment

Cadet Stories: Joe

UK-Based Training

Press Release: FTA Global offers a distance learning option with Bristol Ground School

Does FTA require prospective students to undertake an entrance exam?

A flying start: FTA Global flight school lands Brighton University partnership to deliver pilot licence training

FTA Celebrates over 100 Dual-Licensed Students through its doors!

FTA Fantasy Wings Bursary Awarded at the Fantasy Wings Annual Conference!

FTA Graduate and Ryanair Pilot Liam offers advice to those embarking on their pilot training

Press Release: FTA Global announces partnership with Fantasy Wings

FTA Open Day

Cadet Stories: Kaveri

Cadet Stories: Kate

Cadet Stories: Isabelle

International Women's Day - Tuesday 8th March 2022

Meet the instructor: Orin

Cadet Stories: Will

Flying through Storm Eunice



FTA's Managing Director Sean reflects on 2021

That's a wrap - the last event of the summer was a massive success!

Heather explains how her love of aviation has helped her persevere through extreme circumstances.

Jake talks about the importance of friendship and perseverance during a pandemic

Cadet Stories: Jordy-Xavier

Cadet stories: George

The number of pilot licences issued has fallen to its lowest number in a decade!

EASA/CAA licence option for all 2021 Integrated (FDP) students

Perfect post-PPL solution available for Summer 2021 start

Our top 5 reasons to enrol on our Integrated Flight Deck Programme (FDP) this year

Cadet stories: Dan

Life As A Pilot: FTA Summer Sessions

Sussex-based flight school announce record-breaking flight total for second consecutive month!

This weekend we will run our first ever ‘open afternoon’.

Five step guide to preparing for your pilot training

What to expect from your tour of FTA

Prepare with Padpilot

FTA to acquire Red Arrow fleet for  flight training?

Pilot training cheat sheet

Modular or integrated pilot training - your questions answered...

We will continue to offer training for UK CAA licences in addition to EASA licences for both modular and integrated training programmes.

Post-Brexit Medical Certification Information

Meet Martyn - FTA's Theoretical Knowledge Instructor

FTA offers 3-year freeze on prices for ab initio modular students

Should you choose integrated or modular training? Join the discussion...

George explains what hes enjoyed most and least about pilot training

How can I train to become a Flight Instructor?

Flight Instructor course launching this month

Are you looking for a school for your hour building?

A love of aviation proved infectious for FTA student Fredricka

Experienced FIC Instructor Required

Life as an intern during a global pandemic

Why you should start your pilot training in 2021

Top 10 most interesting facts about aviation 2020

Ben explains why he enrolled on a full-time course with fta

Pilot video drives dramatic increase in interest from trainee female pilots

Airline jobs will recover

FTA Global and Apollo Aircraft Maintenance merge as a single company

How can I convert my MPL?

20 reasons to train as a pilot in 2020

New hour building package now available

Students and staff celebrate ATPL exam success

Do I need a degree to become an airline pilot?

What is an Airline Pilot Standards (APS) Programme?

Joe explains how becoming an airline pilot is all he's ever wanted

A celebration of new beginnings at FTA Global

Lewis shares how he has found his flight training so far, including his experience of ATPL Theory during the lockdown

New online ATPL instruction proves resounding success

Find the inspiration

The top questions to ask your future flight school

New and exciting plans for our world-class flight school

A pilot’s guide to getting through a quarantine

International Women's Day 2020

Approaching the end of her training, Ashley discusses her pilot journey

Chloe explains her motivation and drive for becoming a pilot

Becoming a pilot was a childhood dream for Hannah

Andrew, a First Officer for Lauda explains how he trained to become an airline pilot.

Choose the best location in the world to train - the UK

The positive predictions continue for the aviation industry...

Antonio inspires a generation as he graduates age 54, and secures a job with a European airline

What flight training do I need to complete if I am unable to enrol on an Integrated Programme?

What is it like to work as a ground school instructor?

The significance of your social media presence

What is UPRT and do I need to  complete it?

FTA Global featured by US publisher, CNBC.com

Sarah explains how and why she became an instructor

'Best in Class' Solution For ATPL Theory

Do you have a 'Pilot Personality'?

Liam offers advice to those embarking on their pilot training

Toby describes his excitement when he secured a job at Flybe days after completing his MCC/APS course.

Quick fire question and answer session with Jet MASTERCLASS' Directors Rob Bleker and Frank Jukes...

Airline Preparation specialists Jet MASTERCLASS explain what 'APS' means and the qualities that make a good pilot

Jordan explains how his love of planes as a child lead to becoming a pilot with Ryanair

Former FTA Instructor Jerome discusses his journey to becoming a pilot for RyanAir

Why work as a flight instructor?

So what should a prospective student at FTA expect when they enrol onto ATPL theory ground school?

5 top tips to prepare yourself for becoming a pilot!

AirlinePrep and Demystifying Airline Interviews

Cadet Stories: Nathan

Pilot Careers Live - April 2019 proves fantastic success

Meet George, our Student Services Assistant

International Women's Day 2019

Competition winner Charlie, shares his excitement at winning a flying lesson

Success at Virgin Future Flyers

easyJet pilot Tim, explains how he completed his training while working in Air Traffic

How and why we de-ice aircraft before flying

What is ATPL Theory?

FTA continues to set the standard with new Jet Orientation Course

Top interview tips for pilots

How can I train to be a pilot – your top questions answered

FTA graduate Steve, reflects on his journey to his role as captain with Loganair

James explains what motivated him to pursue his career as a (now Chief) Flight Instructor

FTA graduate Demetris offers an insight into his journey to becoming a pilot

Dan explains how a chance encounter re-determined his career path


Meet our team of experts at Pilot Careers Live

The #10 skills and qualities you need to be a good flight instructor

Boeing's market outlook - 2018

For the love of flying: Tom explains why he loves his job as a flight instructor

Ana offers an insight into life as a pilot with airBaltic

University - is it really for you?

A day in the life of an operations assistant in a commercial flight school...

Ana, worked as a Flight Instructor before joining AirBaltic

Our Training Fleet

Introduction to ATPL Theory

FTA graduate and pilot, Rob offers great advice to those embarking on their commercial pilot training

Five fantastic things to do with your private pilot licence (PPL)

Ryan explains his journey to becoming a pilot at FTA Global

Ryanair visit FTA

Mark explains how timing and research is everything when training to become a pilot



Kamil explains how he's just secured a job with a commercial airline after completing the BESTPILOT programme

Taking to the skies - Alessandro Naibo

What is the best way to get your frozen ATPL?

Bucks visit to Fta 

International Women's Day - why are only 3% of pilots female?

Ryanair announces exciting cadet sponsorship programme

Childhood dream becomes a reality for trainee pilot, James

What to expect from your pilot medical - the facts

Apply for our funded 'Instructor upgrade' programme

Your top pilot training questions answered...

Why become a pilot?

Female students discovering the endless possibilities in aviation

Top 10 interesting facts about aviation

FTA rejects claims that pilot training needs to cost £120,000

Pilot Careers Live proves fantastic success

FTA in the news...

Aer Lingus has asked us to spread this exciting news about their biggest ever pilot recruitment drive...

Work hard, be committed and focus on the final goal; that right hand seat in the cockpit

Accommodation - What is it like to live on the Sussex Coast?

Who is recruiting 'low hour' Pilots?

Setting off to a flying start: Yousaf

Living the Spanish Dream

The number of cadets training to be pilots in the UK continues to fall short of the mark

We are just an ordinary family and pilot training was just a dream

University - what's the alternative?

Cadet Stories: Dan

Pilot Stories: Steve

CAA change ATPL exams - 2017

Is it ever too late to follow your dream?

Studying for your exams at the moment?

FTA upgrades DA42 Simulator for enhanced student experience

Exam lifehacks - Tips for studying toward your school or college exams

Would you ever fly on a Pilotless plane?

Cadet stories: Taariq

Women of Aviation Week - can the gender gap in aviation be readdressed?

What to do in Brighton and Sussex during your pilot training

Flight Instructor Stories: Jerome

Pilot Stories : Thibault goes to work for Ryanair

Aviation Jargon

Cadet Stories: Justin

Optimise your concentration and performance levels for ATPL Ground School

Advice and tips for completing your ATPL Theory

Anthony talks about his decision to 'invest in himself'

Myth busting the aviation industry...

FTA Cadet flies solo after just 10 hours flight training

Cadet Davide, offers great advice to those considering pilot training at FTA

Pilot training was just a dream for Yak

Live life to the full and follow your dreams

How can I finance my pilot training?

Frequently asked questions

FTA flying school celebrates 10 year anniversary

Five minutes with FTA Instructor Iain McInnes

Pilot shortage looms but UK and European commercial pilot licence issues are down

Degree versus Pilot Training: How do they compare?

How to become a pilot - a mini guide

Flight Instructor Story: Phil

How to choose the right commercial pilot training school - FTA

91% Employment Rate for FTA Cadets

Q&A: FTA - F.I.T - Turkish Airlines Partnership

Q&A : FTA Competition Winner Takes Flight

New funding for commercial pilot training

Working for Ryanair - Recruitment Process | FTA

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