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Pan Am International Flight Academy Participating in Orlando WATS 2013 February 20, 2013

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Feb 20, 2013, MIAMI–Pan Am International Flight Academy is a featured training participant at the annual World Aviation Training Conference and Tradeshow 2013 (WATS) being held April 16 -18 in Orlando, Florida.
 
This three-day aviation event is the world's biggest gathering of aviation training professionals. The four conference streams at WATS include International Pilots, Regional Pilots, Cabin Crew, and Maintenance. Participants will hear from industry experts including keynote speaker Michael Huerta, FAA Administrator, who will discuss current issues facing the industry. A significant portion of this conference will cover FAA training standards, simulator qualifications, and training Pilot School with flight training for type ratings on b737 and a320requirements.  Other topics include Regional Airline Training and the new regulatory environment, international training and the global demand for qualified pilots, maintenance training, international cabin training, and a focus on Latin America aviation operations. Organizers expect 900 overall participants from 50 countries representing 90 airlines, over a dozen international regulators, and nearly 70 exhibitors.
 
Pan Am International Flight Academy, a world leader in comprehensive training for the world’s largest airlines, will discuss current requirements and training issues facing airlines today, both nationally under the FAA authority, as well as international trends and growth challenges.
 
B737 and a320 type ratings offered at pan am academy flight schoolMr. Gregory Darrow, Pan Am's Senior Director of Sales states, “We’re pleased to participate in WATS. Many of the participants are our customers. We’ll be on hand to offer the expertise and support they require. As a leader in aviation training, we provide the most comprehensive training programs, on more aircraft types than any other trainer. In fact Pan Am has the most diverse fleet of full-motion simulators in the world. We know what it takes to meet the needs of airlines—we’ve been doing this for over 80 years, from recurrent training on the latest B-777, to maintenance, flight crew, cabin crew, and flight attendant training.”

Darrow concludes, “We’ve always been about meeting the needs of customers. At a conference like this, clients get a clear vision of what’s required to move forward. Then it’s our job to make it happen for them.” The company trains on all major aircraft types including: B707, B727, B737, B747, B757, B767, B777, MD-80, DC-9, DC-8, Saab 340, MD-11, DC-10, A300, A320, A330, A340, CRJ-200, CRJ-700 / 900, EMB-170, EMB-190, Cessna Caravan.
 
As the only surviving division of Pan American Airways, Pan Am International Flight Academy is one of the world's most experienced training companies. For more information visit our website at http://www.PanAmAcademy.com
 
Media Contact:     
                
Gregory Darrow
877-394-2118
GDarrow@PanAmAcademy.com

Pan Am Participates in Global Pilot Career Fair in Miami – Jan. 11/12 January 10, 2013

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Miami Jan 9, 2013 — Pan Am International Flight Academy will be participating in the Global Pilot Career Conference & Job Fair being held in Miami Florida January 11-12, 2013, where airlines will be making presentations on their companies and holding job interviews for open pilot positions.
 
Fridays scheduled events are focused solely on large Commercial Jet opportunities, followed up by Saturday’s agenda including pilot opportunities in the Regional Jet market.
 
Along with world training leader Pan Am, airlines participating in the convention include: All Nippon Airways, United Airlines, Air China, Okay Airways, Skymark Airlines, as well as a half dozen others. Airborne Global, representing China’s Postal Service will also be interviewing candidates to fly mail routes there.
 
 “Pan Am has been invited to participate to provide pilots participating in interviews with information and training options,” states Gregory Darrow, Pan Am International Flight Academy’s Senior Director of Sales and Marketing.  “We’re the bridge between the job applicant and the airline. Our job is to help these pilots complete any lacking certifications or training to close the gap and seal the deal. We’re also there to support the airlines, many of whom are our clients who we provide regular training for.”
 
Convention organizer FAPA (Future and Active Pilot Advisors) is anticipating a large crowd for this two day Job Fair. In recent years, there has been a shortage of qualified pilots, especially overseas in Asia where growth has outpaced training. The Chinese have sought to solve this problem by looking for qualified pilots in the U.S. who are willing to work abroad.
 
Pan Am recently returned from China as an official delegate of the U.S. Aviation Trade Mission seeking to build on the aviation business rapidly growing there. Headquartered in Miami Florida, Pan Am is one of the largest and most experienced pilot and airline training organizations, with its origins in Pan American World Airways. The company offers airlines and individuals training on over 60 full-flight simulators with courses for Pilots, Flight Attendant, Cabin Crew, ATC, Mechanic, and Aircraft Dispatchers.
 
Pan Am will be holding a drawing each day during the fair to award a Boeing 737 or Airbus 320 Type rating.  Entries forms and information can be found at the Pan Am booth. Winners will be able to choose between either fleet type.
 
Information on the conference can be found at: http://www.fapa.aero/jobs/default.asp?conf=MIA13 
 
For information on Pan Am International Flight Academy, please visit: http://www.PanAmAcademy.com
 
 
Contact:    Gregory Darrow
Office:        303-394-2118
E-mail:      GDarrow@PanAmAcademy.com