Latitude Aviation English Services have made two new appointments to its management team.

The UK-based firm have appointed Aaron Dillon as Operations Manager. Dillon, who has experience of quality and service management in the education industry, will manage the day-to-day running of the business.

Andrea Howard has started as Academic Manager. Latitude said she brings expertise in both language and air traffic control. Howard will ensure academic integrity of services and also manage the instructor team.

Latitude Aviation also announced a 24-week command programme for 52 Air Traffic Control Officers for an Air Navigation Service Provider in the Middle East.

The 96-hour programme comprises self-access e-learning and Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) for ATCOs to maintain ICAO level 4. ATCOs can practise operational language with the Latitude team in groups of up to 4. VILT sessions can be booked to fit in around their individual shift patterns and personal lives.