(hennemusic) Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson's Cardiff Aviation has expanded with the purchase of European Skybus flight training centre in Bournemouth, England.
Insider Media reports the centre — which will remain in Bournemouth for the time being — is an Approved Training Organization and can perform Type Ratings for Boeing 747 aircraft types, approved by the UK/CAA and JAA/EASA authorities.
Its Boeing 737, 747-200/300 Combi, B747-400, BAC 1-11 400/500, and Sikorsky S61N helicopter simulators are used by airlines and aircraft operators worldwide for initial flight crew training as well as MCC, JetOC, IR revalidations, recurrent and refresher training.
"This is an exciting addition to the Cardiff Aviation portfolio of businesses and services," said Mario Fulgoni, joint CEO of Cardiff Aviation Limited. more on this story