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CAA Flight Examiner Theory Course Approval

CAA have introduced a new Part 141  training category for flight examiner theory courses.    Flight Test NZ examiners' were proud to be part of the working group for the revised Advisory Circular  AC61-19 and the creation of a new syllabus for this course. Flight Test NZ updated course his the first to be approved

2024-03-05T11:39:39+13:00March 5th, 2024|Courses, News|

New Flight Examiners

It is with pleasure I welcome Andrew Vialoux and Chris Johnson to the Flight Test NZ team.  Both Andrew and  Chris hold  A cat instructor ratings and recently added their General Aviation Flight Examiner rating. In conjunction with their Advanced Aviation  flight training business based at Rangiora they will add valuable aviation experience to Flight

2023-09-11T12:16:07+12:00September 11th, 2023|News|

Part 141 Re-certifciation

Flight Test NZ is proud to announce that CAA have renewed the company's Part 141 Aviation Training Certificate for a further 5 years. This marks our 25th year of operation which is testament to the high levels of qualifications and knowledge our flight examining staff hold.  

2023-04-27T12:15:25+12:00April 27th, 2023|News|

New RPAS Examiner at Tauranga

We welcome  Mitchell Kiernan to Flight Test NZ and Drone Trust as a RPAS examiner based at Tauranga.  Mitchell is a commercial pilot so combines his manned aviation knowledge and drone photography business to his new role. Kim Clarke has retried from RPAS testing in the Bay of Plenty area.  He has provide valuable support

2023-03-31T13:24:45+13:00March 31st, 2023|Drone, News|

IFR Currency or Job Interview.

Need to keep IFR current or have an job interview. Flight Test NZ has a King Air training simulator based at North Shore Airport for instrument aid currency, ILS issue, and refresher training for job interviews.  Contact us to arrange a slot.

2022-08-08T12:28:00+12:00August 8th, 2022|Courses, News|

Simulator ILS Endorsement

If you require an ILS endorsement  Flight  Test NZ can do this in our North Shore  based simulator.  We can provide the total package -  simulator , instructor  and the flight examiner.   Multiple approach scenarios can be practiced without the delays from ATC.  Save time and money when compared to using an aircraft.

2022-06-14T16:27:51+12:00June 14th, 2022|News, Simulator|

New Tauranga based examiner

Flight Test NZ welcomes James Churchward to the team as a GA examiner.  James is based at Tauranga and can issue PPL (A) and additional instructor rating privileges.

2022-05-17T11:10:00+12:00May 17th, 2022|News|

New Flight Examiner

We welcome the return of Gavin Miller as a GA flight examiner.   Gavin has had a long association with Flight Test NZ and after a break has returned to flight examining duties from his Gisborne  base.

2022-04-23T09:42:05+12:00April 23rd, 2022|News|
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