UK CAA have approved VA Airline Training to deliver Airbus A320 type rating training under EASA regulations.

VA specialise in the provision of pilot training courses using both B737 and A320 simulators.

“Expansion of our services into aircraft type rating training is an important and exciting step in our overall strategic investment plan to offer complete airline pilot training course solutions to our customers, " said VA Managing Director Anthony Petteford.

The expansion continues an exciting few months for VA, who announced a new training partnership with Ryanair in June.

Established at Cambridge Airport in 1997, VA graduate more than 200 pilots annually.