Published on April 7th, 2022 | by Mark Dwyer0
ISTAT Foundation Aviation Academy
Shannon Aviation Museum is delighted to announce the inaugural ISTAT Foundation Easter Aviation Academy, especially for young people in 1st -6th year who have a passion for aviation and want to learn more! It will take place from 25th-29th April.
During this fascinating week, students get to learn about flight and some of the engineering that makes it possible. They will meet real role models working in the aviation world. They will also learn about the Aircraft Leasing sector and the history of its beginnings right here in Shannon. An ISTAT member will explain their role in commercial aviation and how ISTAT Foundation is a valuable resource for them in the future.
The week also includes a behind the scenes tour of Vortex aircraft engine repair facility, an LCETB Shannon Aircraft Maintenance training centre and a tour of a live aircraft maintenance hangar at Atlantic Aviation Group. It’s a real eye-opener for future engineers!
Plus, everyone gets a chance to fly the B737NG flight simulator with an airline pilot, an amazing highlight of the week! If you have a passion for aviation and are in 1st – 6th year, just complete the application and explain why you want to attend! The final entry date is Thursday 21st April. You can post your form or email in PDF Format to email@example.com
Founded in 1983, the International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) is the premier international, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing aviation professionals with forums for increased networking and educational opportunities. ISTAT currently represents more than 5,000 members worldwide who are involved in operating, manufacturing, maintaining, selling, purchasing, financing, leasing, appraising, insuring or other activities related to the commercial aviation sector.
The International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading Foundation (ISTAT Foundation) was founded in 1994 to support individuals and institutions that promote the advancement of commercial aviation and humanitarianism.
To apply for a place on the ISTAT Foundation Aviation Academy, please complete this application form. For more information about the Shannon Aviation Museum please visit here.