AZAL offers female pilots training for first time on CIS

By: Amina Nazarli

The National Academy of Aviation within the Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has announced the start of an experimental admission of female students for the pilot training.

The training of female pilots in Azerbaijan will be held for the first time on the CIS landscape.

The documents for admission will be received in between July 1 and 30.

The candidates should possess the following requirements: be aged in between 18 and 25, height 160-180 cm, weight not over 75 kg. The required languages are fluent Azerbaijani, Russian and English.

The documents required for participation include copy of the identity card (original is required, Diploma (original), photo 3×4 cm; certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language (if available).

All documents must be submitted to the HR department, the Head Office of Azerbaijani Airlines.

All individuals willing to apply for participation in the contest, must undergo a medical examination in a special commission.

For more information, please contact the HR department, the Head Office of Azerbaijani Airlines CJSC.

Telephone (+994 12) 497-26-00 (ext. 32-84)

As a regional and CIS leader in terms of its number of new aircrafts, AZAL offers its passenger flights to European countries, the CIS, the Middle East, Asia and the United States.

AZAL also has very modern aviation training center, AZAL Training, which was founded in 2010. The training center, equipped with advanced teaching aids and sophisticated aviation training simulators ensure comprehensive initial training, recurrent training and advanced training for the AZAL’s personnel.

AZAL’s Multi-Crew Cooperation Course program allows graduates of flying schools to successfully master modern aircraft of the Airbus A320 and Boeing 757 families.

The company has different modern aircraft, that meet all safety requirements. Currently, AZAL’s fleet includes Boeing B-787-8, Boeing 757-200, Boeing 767-300, Airbus 319, Airbus A320, Airbus A340-500, Embraer ERJ 170-100LR and Embraer ERJ 190-100.