Asian Aviation Centre

Asian Aviation Centre, New Airport Road, Ratmalana, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Premier Aeronautical Engineering and Flight Academy in Sri Lanka


Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Multi Engine

International Students


Aircraft fleet

Cessna 152, Piper Seneca PA34



Entry Requirements

At least 16 years old, Credit Pass for English and Mathematics or Science, Class I or Class II Medical Assessment, Able to read, write, speak, and comprehend English language

Asian Aviation Centre was established in 1985 and formerly known as CDE Aviation. It is located in Colombo Airport, Ratmalana, Sri Lanka. It has produced over 500 pilots in which includes Sri Lanka, and overseas students  from India, Maldives, Iran, and Nepal. It is considered as the Premier Aeronautical Engineering and Flight Academy in Sri Lanka. In addition, it is known as the oldest operational flying training school in Sri Lanka.

Courses offered:

  • Private Pilot License (PPL)
  • ATPL Ground Training
  • Commercial Pilot License (CPL)
  • Instrument Rating
  • Multi Engine Rating

Why join us?

Asian Aviation Centre has a fleet composed of Cessna 152 training aircraft and the only Multi Engine Aircraft for training in Sri Lanka, a Piper Seneca PA34.

Asian Aviation Centre is committed towards the continuing development of its flight school as a training arm, and a fully-pledged teaching institution dedicated to the growth of the aviation industry in Sri Lanka.

It has forged its partnership with Kingston University London since 1997. Through this, it has adapted and delivered the latest curriculum needed in the study of aviation. It has also signed an agreement with the Department of Further Education, Employment, Science and Technology of the Government of South Australia.

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