A350 Simulator Training at Ethiopian Aviation Academy
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Academy in Africa, has multiple state of the art simulators located in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Being a pioneer in commissioning these devices in the region. Our list of full range simulator facility training services includes the following Full Flight Simulators;
Being based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, we provide the best flight connection from all over the globe to our training hub making us conveniently located to our customers.
The A350 simulator
Ethiopian Aviation Academy offers both simulator courses and simulator hours in their A350 simulator. The A350 Full Flight Simulator is a CAE-manufactured Level D simulator, acquired in 2018 and qualified to Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority (ECAA). CAA certificate and approvals available upon request.
A350 simulator hours, dry or wet lease
The A350 simulator can be booked in 4-hours blocks both dry and wet. Daily session are often from 0600-1000, 1000-1400, 1400-1800, 1800-2200, 2200-0200 but may vary based on sim training sessions, availability and bookings.
In case of Dry lease, the instructor will need 30 min IOS familiarization prior to the first training session.
In case of Wet lease, Ethiopian Aviation Academy's highly experienced TRI and or TRE will guide you in your training.
A350 simulator courses
Ethiopian Aviation Academy offers a variety of courses for the A350 simulator:
Simulator Training Program
|Initial Type Rating||Minimum CPL holder with valid ME & IR with 1,500 Flying Hours (having no jet experience).||CBT-16 days, SOP- 1 day, 6 APT in 7 days, 1 day Observation (Optional); 13 FFS in 18 days including Checks, ZFT & Low Visibility.|
|First Officer Transition||CPL holder with 500 Flying Hours (having no jet experience).||CBT-16 days, SOP- 1 day, 6 APT in 7 days, 1 day Observation (Optional); 13 FFS in 18 days including Checks, ZFT & Low Visibility.|
|Captain Transition||Minimum 3,500 Flying Hours (having no jet experience).||CBT-16 days, SOP- 1 day, 6 APT in 7 days, 1 day Observation (Optional); 13 FFS in 18 days including Checks, ZFT & Low Visibility.|
|Recurrent||Type Rated with 500 Flying Hours on Type, Currently flying and last training not before 6 months.|| |
1 PT, 1 PC
Leisure and City Life
Ethiopian Airlines Group organizes special packages for city tours and touristic visits. Please visit www.ethiopianholidays.com for more details.
You may also visit for more information on tour guides and other valuable information on night life experiences, amazing traditional Restaurants and local souvenir Shops and Museums at the Ethiopian national tourism website https://www.ethiopia.travel
Many often, during your arrival, you will get a shuttle transfer to your hotel by the hotel transport service. In addition, your day to day transport to and from the training center will be arranged by your training coordinator.
Taxis are also available at an affordable rate. The most preferred ones are Airport Yellow Taxi, Meter Taxis and small Blue taxis. They can be accessed through 10-minute distance at the airport entrance next to the Academy gate. Moreover, they can be reached through a call and text number.
Visa, Travel, Accommodation and Other Formalities
Ethiopian Aviation Academy will send you invitation letter following your meeting of the admission requirements. For candidates who are coming from countries where there are no embassies, Ethiopian Aviation Academy facilitates visa on arrival slips upon receipt of valid passport scanned copies. Visa on arrival process needs up to 3 working days. Applicants may also conveniently opt for an easy e-visa application on the site www.evisa.gov.et
The Aviation Academy has special agreements with renowned international hotels such close to its premises at discounted corporate rates, Please contact us at EAAINFO@ethiopianairlines.com to find out more about hotel arrangements.
Moreover, being based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, we provide the best flight connection from all over the globe to our training hub making us conveniently located to our customers.
Do you need more infromation or do you have additional requests?
Contact Ethiopian Aviation Academy directly
Ethiopian Airlines Headquarters
P.O. Box 1755
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia