Aircraft Operational Training
We build pilots and maintainers.
The people at center stage
The Aircraft Division offers pilot and maintainer training courses that enable operators to use their aircraft in the most effective way, helping customers achieve and sustain operational capabilities. From initial training to increasing skills to achieving instructor ratings, training courses are an integral part of the product offered to its customers. The Division's courses can be held on company plants, taking advantage of the latest flight simulators and training aids, or directly at customer facilities.
Missions & features
Aircraft Division offers a complete range of aircrew training courses, including operators for the various roles on board of multi-crew aircraft or for special missions. Training programmes are structured according to the best international military training practices and can be fully tailored to specific customer requirements.
Aircrew course portfolio
Targeting the highest levels of safety to fly and perform operational tasks, training packages comprise three main phases: Academics, Flight Simulator Sorties and Flight Training Sorties. Currently courses includes: Ab Initio; Type Rating; Post-rating training; Instructor Rating; Currency Refresh; Functional Check Flight (FCF); Night Vision Training; Mission Operator; Tactical Coordinator (TACCO); Logistic Transport; Loadmaster.
Groundcrew training, certified by the Italian Ministry of Defence, follows a structured approach, specified in the training program and implemented through classes that include classroom lectures with instructors, interactive coursework materials and on the job training.
Groundcrew course portfolio
The Aircraft Division currently offers the following groundcrew courses for every aircraft type it builds: Ab Initio; Aircraft Maintenance Manager; Crew Chief; System Specialist; Airframe Specialist; Avionics Specialist; Armament Specialist; Propulsion Specialist; Engine Runner; Maintenance Instructor.