Atlantic Flight Academy (AFA)

Cumhuriyet, AFA-Atlantic Flight Academy, Esenyurt/İstanbul, Turkey

22 Aircraft flight school, open to both domestic and international students


Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Multi Engine, Type Rating, Flight Instructor course

International Students


Aircraft fleet number


Aircraft fleet

5 DA20 C1, 4 DA40 NG, and 3 DA42 NG


ALSIM ALX-First FNPT-II simulator, and ALSIM AL250 simulator


Turkish Civil Aviation Authority

Entry Requirements

At least 17 years old, High school graduate, valid 1st or 2nd class health certificate

Atlantic Flight Academy (AFA) was established in 2011  to provide Professional Pilot Training in accordance with National and International Civil Aviation rules and regulations to meet the increasing need for qualified pilots in the fast growing aviation industry.

The main flight training operations is done in Tekirdağ Çorlu Atatürk Airport, while the second base is in Balıkesir Koca Seyit Airport, Istanbul, Turkey.

Courses offered:

  • Private Pilot License (PPL)
  • Night Flight
  • Instrument Flight
  • Commercial Pilot License (CPL)
  • Multi-Engine
  • Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) Frozen
  • Flight Instructor Training
  • Light Aircraft Pilot License
  • Pilot in Command (PIC)
  • MCC - Team Cooperation Training
  • A320 Type Training
  • B737 Type Education

Why join Atlantic Flight Academy?

Training is done in a fleet of 15 DA20 C1 single engine, 4 DA40 NG single engine, 3 DA42 NG multi engine aeroplanes. Also, the flight school has 2 simulators which include ALSIM ALX-First FNPT-II simulator recognized as one of the most advanced Flight Synthetic Training Devices (FSTD), and ALSIM AL250 simulator.

Other facilities include 8 fully equipped training classes, 12 fully equipped personal computers in the computer training room, 1 A320 Mock-Up, 2 Diamond DA20-C1 Mock-Up, and is available for our students who continue their education.

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