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SKIES AVIATION ACADEMY located in Thessaloniki and is the first Approved Training Organization under EASA regulations in Greece, EL ATO-122, that guides any individual from zero flying experience to Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) through our personnel’s knowledge, experience and quality training.
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"I found Skies through the recommendation of another satisfied customer. I was not disappointed.
I completed my ATPL conversion via distance learning, and the MCC course shortly thereafter.
The school was incredibly flexible and helped me achieve my goals while still working full time overseas.
The flight instructors are friendly and incredibly professional. The support staff on the ground are amazing. They respond quickly and clearly to all communications and were an absolute pleasure to work with.
I highly recommend Skies Aviation Academy."
Jeremy Rolland (New Zealand)
"From the moment I enquired about the conversion course right up until completion, Skies Aviation was helpful in all ways. They maintained a professional attitude towards my training yet made it very comfortable and fun! The instructors are knowledgable and had in depth understanding of what it’s like to be an aviation student which really helped. Although there were some delay due to weather, we still made most of the time by studying and making sure I was ready for the Skills test. I passed my FAA to EASA Conversion course flying colours and even stayed to complete my MCC/JOC which was the most fun I’ve had! I would definitely recommended the flight school! "
Jasmeet Singh (UK)
" I just wanted to say a big thank you to everyone at Skies for making my time there really enjoyable. I recommend anybody who is thinking about revalidating or renewing their license to go ahead and do it with Skies Aviation Academy !! Skies offered the best price and the course was finished on time without any delays. Skies took care of all my transportation and accommodation needs while in Greece, making it very easy for me. Very friendly staff/instructors/examiner and of course flying in Greece is as spectacular as always with such beautiful scenery. Keep up the good work guys! "
'For anyone looking to convert their ICAO license or start ab-initio, I highly recommend Skies Aviation. I have done flight training in North America and Europe and can confidently say that Skies Aviation provides you with some of the best instructors, knowledge, and equipment to help you in your career (Andreas has been the best sim instructor so far in my career). Every staff member is there to help you get the most from your training at minimal cost. If any potential Skies students wants to know more about my experience, please don’t hesitate to contact me."
Rob Cotter, Forestry and Agriculture Pilot, Cloud9 Airspray, Canada.
"My experience at Skies was something i will never forget. I did my CPL/ME/IR there which for a Commercial Pilot is a very important step.The instructors are very experienced, professional and with a friendly attitude offering the trainee a multitude of knowledge!"
A. Galides (Cyprus)
"I am glad to have crossed roads with the instructors of SKIES Academy. Their professionalism and high standards helped me achieve to the limit of my performance, and gave rise to an aviator' s culture that I will carry with me for ever."
F. Lambrou - F/O at Olympic Air (Greece)
"SKIES AVIATION ACADEMY IS A GREAT TRAINING ORGANISATION, I must say that completing my flight training in skies aviation academy has been by far one of the best experiences in my life. I have nothing but nice things to say about the instructors and the administrative staffs and all my colleagues. They treated me as part of the family, and from the very first day I felt welcomed into this awesome family. I experienced Great quality of training with well-maintained fleet of modern aircraft in a very professional environment. I will recommend skies to anyone who is passionate about flying “.
Usen Godspower (Nigeria)
“It has been a great experience to be trained by professionals and airline oriented instructors. In Skies Aviation Academy, I finished the course at a minimum time with top quality training all along. I cannot recommend them highly enough!”
A.Perifanakis - TR at Aegean Airlines (Greece)
"Doing my training at Skies Aviation Academy in Thessaloniki has been a very good choice. The school provides a good Infrastructure, staff are very friendly and professional and were always helpful in every situation. I was able to complete my training in the time I had planned and learned a lot from my Instructors. In addition, having Thessaloniki Intl. Airport as the home base certainly is of benefit as you have to operate in a professional environment from the first flight on."
"I was at Skies Aviation Academy for a type rating on beech 90 and I really enjoyed it. The team was really nice and friendly, the instructor was professional and with a big experience. Nowadays I have a job in africa and i do my first real hours on king air. Thanks again for the course and to all of your team."
"My training at Skies Aviation Academy has been the best experience for me so far! Professionalism is not a word in Skies Aviation Academy but a law, the training I've got raises up to the highest standards and the staff beyond this level.From the second I arrived in Greece I was helped to settle in to the area during my training also every single thing that had to be solved has been taken care of by the staff of Skies Aviation Academy. "
" I had the great luck to complete my professional training at Skies Aviation Academy. Not only I was trained by the highest training standards, I was given the chance to finish everything in minimum time and minimum hours. My interaction with the people of Skies Aviation Academy has been an amazing experience. "