The Academy

We take great pride in the people that serve our customers. As one of them said ‘The People at the Flight Academy are the best human resources on the Planet’.

Finnair Flight Academy is built around two core assets, our facilities and our people. The quality of our training services relies on the expertise of our people who bring together a rich variety of skills, experience and perspective. Our instructors have extensive backgrounds in airline operations and make Finnair Flight Academy a special place to achieve and maintain the required knowledge and skills in inspiring and motivating environment.

The quality of our flight instruction is built upon operational experience and systematic instructor training. Close collaboration with airlines enables us to utilize active line pilots in most of our training. All our simulator instructors have airline backgrounds and extensive operational experience in the respective aircraft type.

All our safety, first aid, CRM and service instructors have experience in working as airline cabin crew and all the first aid instructors are also medical professionals. Many of them have studied pedagogics and have a degree in education.

In total we bring 100 simulator instructors and a pool of 30 safety & service trainers at your service.