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EFTA graduates can pursue flying career at Emirates

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 10 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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Graduates from Emirates Flight Training Academy (EFTA) will now have the opportunity to apply for a flying career at Emirates.

Interested candidates will be required to pass the selection process put in place by the airline, said a press release.

The Emirates Flight Training Academy is inviting aspiring international candidates as well as UAE national and residents seeking a career in aviation to join its cadet training programme.

Interested applicants can take advantage of competitive tuition fees for the two years training period, which also cover training materials, accommodation, dining, and uniforms, amongst other expenses.

The Emirates Flight Training Academy reviews applications on a continuous basis, and new students are taken in every other month.

Located in Dubai South, the state-of-the-art Emirates Flight Training Academy is spread over 164,000 square metres and includes 36 modern classrooms, next-generation simulators, and a fleet of 27 Cirrus SR22 G6 single-engine piston and Embraer Phenom 100EV very light jet aircraft.

The EFTA facilities are designed to accommodate over 600 cadets at a time.