PSAA Customer Satisfaction Survey

Customer’s Voice Matters! Prince Sultan Aviation Academy aims at meeting and exceeding its customers’ expectations as well as improving overall customer experience. To that end, PSAA has recently launched an online PSAA Customer Satisfaction Survey; invitation emails are sent to all trainees to participate in this survey whenever they conclude their training at PSAA. PSAA … Continue Reading

SaudiGulf – PSAA’s New Customer

An Agreement has been signed between SaudiGulf Airlines and Prince Sultan Aviation Academy whereby PSAA provides training service to SaudiGulf crewmembers; SaudiGulf Flight Deck Crew has commenced their Initial training at PSAA in JUN 2016. SaudiGulf Airlines have recently completed all the necessary conditions and requirements for Air Operator Certificate (AOC) as required by the … Continue Reading

Training on ISO 9001:2015

Being certified on the International Standard ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems Requirements, PSAA is aiming to get certified on the new International Standard ISO 9001:2015. In the process of transitioning to ISO 9001:2015, PSAA has arranged with Intertek Saudi Arabia Ltd. to conduct two courses at PSAA; namely, ISO 9001:2015 Transition Awareness Course and ISO … Continue Reading

ISO 9001:2015 QMPs

A new version of the Standard ISO 9001:2015 has been launched and introduced to replace the previous version ISO 9001:2008. PSAA’s Quality Management System is currently certified by Intertek for conforming to the requirements of ISO 9001:2008. In order to maintain certification to ISO 9001, PSAA is in the transition period of upgrading its Quality … Continue Reading

WATS 2016

Keen at being knowledgeable of advances in aviation training and attempting to stay abreast of latest aviation training development, PSAA’s Managing Director, Capt. Badr Alolayan, and Director Training, Capt. Abdulmoghni Althubaiti, have attended WATS 2016. The 19th World Aviation Training Conference and Tradeshow (WATS) event was held on 18-21 April 2016 at Orlando, USA. WATS … Continue Reading

Another FFS Joining the Family

In preparation for the installation of the new B777-300ER Full Flight Simulator (FFS), Prince Sultan Aviation Academy has successfully completed the FFS Site Acceptance which was conducted in May 2016 by SVA Capt. Marouf Mourad and PSAA Simulator Specialist Mr. Wajdi Qabbo at CAE Montreal, Canada. The expected arrival and installation of the new B777 … Continue Reading

New Training Equipment

Further to the contract signed by H.E. Director General Saleh Bin Nasser Al-Jasser, for the purchase of B787 and B777 Full Flight Simulators, Prince Sultan Aviation Academy is now in the process of preparing for the installation of the new equipment. CAE is a global leader in providing comprehensive training solutions based on world-leading simulation technology … Continue Reading

Hazardous Attitudes and Antidotes

There are five different human attitudes which can affect the crew member’s ability to make effective decision. Recognizing these hazardous attitudes and learning the antidotes is important to prevent poor judgment and uneventful circumstances. Hazardous attitude can lead to loss of lives. You can neutralize such attitudes by applying positive alternatives in order to avoid … Continue Reading

FSTD Regulations

Before a Flight Simulation Training Device (FSTD) can be used for training, checking or testing flight deck crewmembers, the FSTD must be evaluated and qualified by the National Aviation Authority of the crew using that FSTD. Only after a successful evaluation does the FSTD become qualified. An evaluation means that the Authority will check the … Continue Reading

Two ALX FTDs Approval by GACA

Prince Sultan Aviation Academy has successfully attained the General Authority of Civil Aviation Approval of the two new Basic Flight Training Devices, Alsim ALX, full versions. Both Alsim ALX devices can be used for all phases of flight training from Private Pilot License (PPL) to Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) and Multi-Crew Coordination Course (MCC). … Continue Reading