Gill Aviation has a long history of expertise in the specific types in our fleet (Diamond 40 and 42, Robin DR401 with Diesel engines) and has proven its worth over the course of the last years by keeping our fleet healthy and operational.
As part of its mission to provide high-quality airline pilot training, the new campus offers the required comfort and features to train pilots to the highest standards. The new building houses multiple air-conditioned briefing rooms, classrooms, a large lounge, an operations room, two simulators and direct access to the aircraft hangar.
I am Tim Berger, flight instructor at Skywings and First Officer on the Embraer at KLM. After initial flight training, I started my flying career at TUIFly Belgium on the Boeing 737 NG. I did my flight instructor course while working at TUI and held this license for well over a year before I started as an instructor at Skywings.
Becoming a pilot is and remains a childhood dream for many youngsters. And rightly so. It is a profession that speaks to the imagination and gives an enormous variety. In order to succeed in training as a professional pilot and to eventually find a job, a broad package of basic skills is required.