ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopian Airlines Group has today inaugurated a new aviation training center in the city of Hawassa.
The training center will serve as the second campus for Ethiopian Aviation Academy and will currently be providing pilot trainee programs.
The facility has classrooms, three training simulators, three aircraft parking and workshop hangars, dorm rooms, a cafeteria and sports ground.
“We are truly happy to see the inauguration of our Aviation Academy second training center in Hawassa,” Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mesfin Tasew said.
“Our aviation academy has been producing the best aviation professionals who are competitive at a global level” since its establishment more than six decades ago, he said.
“With our second training center open now, more trainees will have the chance to realize their dreams and that is a huge achievement for us.”
“Apart from the basic Aviation courses, the training center will be offering various customer service and leadership trainings for companies in Hawassa and South regional states, contributing to their success”.
Ethiopian Aviation Academy is the largest and most modern aviation academy in Africa recognized as the ICAO regional Training Center of Excellence.
The academy provides world-class training in different areas of the aviation profession.
Currently, the academy offers pilot, simulator, Cabin Crew and Catering, Aircraft Maintenance, Commercial and Ground Service, and Leadership Trainings at its headquarters in Addis Ababa.
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