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5 Reasons Why - I love training at Cranfield
Airline Academy | Sep 15 2020
5 Reasons Why - I love training at Cranfield

Hello, my name is Muhammad Faiyaz Qamar, I am a cadet at the Cranfield base with L3Harris. Before joining L3Harris, I was High School Teacher for 13 years, I decided to leave my teaching career to become a pilot. Here are my 5 reasons why I love training at Cranfield.

by Muhammad Faiyaz Qamar
5 Reasons Why - I like teaching at L3Harris
Airline Academy | Sep 14 2020
5 Reasons Why - I like teaching at L3Harris

My name is Daryl Watson and I am a multi-engine instructor for L3Harris at Bournemouth and have been instructing for the past 15 years. I started as a private pilot licence (PPL) instructor then as I gained experience and added qualifications I steadily progressed to where I am now, teaching trainees to the required standard to attain their single pilot multi engine instrument rating, (SE/ME/IR) the entry standard for an airline career.

by Daryl Watson
5 Reasons Why - I love the new Piper Archers
Airline Academy | Sep 10 2020
5 Reasons Why - I love the new Piper Archers

Hi, my name is Nicholas Stoker! I am Flight Training Group Manager and Check Instructor at L3Harris Flight Academy in Sanford, Florida. I was lucky enough to help the Academy pick up the Piper Archers from the factory and teach our instructors how to fly these fantastic aircraft. The Archers are great airplanes to teach and learn from to prepare for a career in aviation and here’s my top 5 reasons why!

by Nicholas Stoker
5 Reasons Why - I enjoy training at L3Harris and chose the company to be part of my journey
Airline Academy | Sep 08 2020
5 Reasons Why - I enjoy training at L3Harris and chose the company to be part of my journey

Hello! My name is Callum, I’m 21 years old and I am part way through the Integrated ATPL Whitetail programme with L3Harris. I am currently in the early stages of the single-engine piston flying phase, located at the Cranfield training site.  Today, I will be looking into the 5 reasons why I enjoy training with L3Harris and why I chose the company to be a part of my journey to the flight deck.

by Callum