The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Vietjet Air signed a training agreement appointing Vietjet Aviation Academy as IATA’s latest Regional Training Partner (RTP) in Vietnam.

As an IATA RTP, Vietjet Aviation Academy will offer IATA Training courses designed by industry experts. These courses are internationally recognized training programs and are updated frequently to keep pace with the latest regulatory procedures, new standards, and the fast-changing demands of the aviation industry.

Philip Goh, Regional Vice President for Asia – Pacific of IATA said: “Having enough trained personnel is key as the aviation industry recovers from COVID-19. Our cooperation with Vietjet Aviation Academy will further support the development of aviation talent in Vietnam and in the region.”

Vietjet Aviation Academy currently owns three cockpit simulators (SIM) for pilot training, aircraft and passenger cabin mockups, engines, technical parts and functional training rooms, an lympic standard wave pool, a stadium, and engineer training center, etc., which meet international standard training programs for pilots, cabin crews, rosters, engineers, and aviation staffs. Vietjet Aviation Academy not only meets the training and human resource development needs of Vietjet Air but also the aviation industry in the region and the world. To date, Vietjet Aviation Academy has provided training for nearly 395,000 trainee pilots, cabin crews, engineers, and staff.

The cooperation event between Vietjet Aviation Academy and IATA is part of the sustainable development roadmap, research and application of aviation science and technology, training professional and creative aviation human resources to succeed and shine.