Singapore, February 1st, 2019 — HAITE Aviation Training ( HAITE ), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sichuan Haite High-Tech Co. Ltd. of Chengdu, China ( HAITE Group ), and the Airways Aviation Group, ( Airways ) have come together to collaborate on the provision of joint commercial flight crew training services to help meet the unprecedented demand and growth in the global aviation industry.
The Haite training division operates 12 full flight Airbus and Boeing simulators spanning across Tianjin and Kunming in China and Singapore with new orders for another 4 devices to be delivered over the next 12 months and Airways Aviation with academies in Oxford (UK), Huesca (Spain), Podgorica and Niksic (Montenegro) and the Gold Coast and Caloundra (Australia) have agreed to team up to provide turnkey pilot training solutions globally.
The two parties today have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which offers immediate opportunities and solutions around a turnkey pilot training program for airline partners, Government & Corporate sponsored cadets and self-funded students primarily from across the Middle East, the Sub-continent, Central Asia, Africa and Asia Pacific.
The Airways Aviation Group with more than 30 years pilot training experience operates Aviation Academies and Aviation Pathway Programs in key locations across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia offering aspiring and professional pilots a variety of Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approved training pathways.
Airways Aviation Australia provides various courses including Certificate III in Aviation, Diploma in Aviation ( CPL and Multi Engine IR ) and a Bachelor of Business ( Aviation Management in conjunction ) in conjunction with Southern Cross University whilst Airways Aviation Europe offers Integrated and Modular (EASA) fATPL, Military Conversions, Type Ratings and Recurrency training amongst its many programs.
TK Peh, General Manager of Haite Aviation Safety said, “As an independent aviation training centre, HAITE Aviation Training has been playing a key role in developing and implementing skill programs for aviation pilots across Asia Pacific. This MOU opens the pathway for closer collaborations between HAITE and Airways Aviation to provide global airlines with a sustainable turnkey training solution from ab-initio to initial type endorsement.
Romy Hawatt, Founder and Executive Chairman of the Airways Aviation Group added “we are continually on the search for quality industry partnerships and associations in this burgeoning, exciting and progressive industry that will assist us in providing excellence in our end to end training solutions for our cadets and graduates. We therefore welcome this new collaboration with HAITE given they are a known reputable, high quality and competitively priced provider of advanced flight training and type rating solutions”.
About Haite Aviation
The Haite training division operates 12 full flight simulators spanning across Tianjin and Kunming in China and Singapore. There are 5 additional full flight simulators to be added to the division’s simulator inventory in the next 12 months. Haite simulator R&D and manufacturing joint venture with United Technologies, Accel, will be delivering A320neo and B737max to the training centres starting in 4Q 2019. The Haite Singapore centre is actively providing initial endorsement and various type ancillary training courses to airlines in the Asia Pacific. The collaboration with Airways Aviation will provide the company a strategic pathway to participate in ab-initio training, and jointly with Airways’ global training Academies offer the industry a wide range of customised training products in terms of training locations, modular training programs to meet customer specific requirements, integration of tertiary education in aviation and with our joint experience providing industry best training practices in competency based training programs like the Multi-crew Pilot Licence (MPL). Haite and Airways shares a common vision to provide innovative, creative and affordable training solutions to airlines as the demand for flight crew training continues to outgrow the services of training suppliers.
About Airways Aviation
Founded by Romy Hawatt and with cumulatively more than 30 years of flight training experience across a series of territories, Airways Aviation is globally positioned to respond to the demand for outstanding pilot training. Our purpose-built global Pilot Training Academies are located at: Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast in Australia; London Oxford Airport, UK; Huesca-Pirineos Airport, Spain; and Podgorica, Montenegro.
The Airways Aviation network is vast and increasing but our global ambitions always champion the needs of the individual. We are committed to creating equal opportunities and reducing barriers to entering the pilot profession for male and female students alike. Our approach to pilot training is always student first. Accordingly, we are dedicated to small group teaching and our students’ success. Every single journey to the flight deck matters. Created in consultation with the industry, our graduates complete a rigorous training process which develops the technical knowledge, skills and flight competencies required of a Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Commercial Pilot Licence.
Our partnership with Haite further enhances our ability to provide an end to end solution for both our students and Airlines.