Popular US Flight School Partners with a European Flight Academy

05th Sep 2022

Phoenix East Aviation announced its partnership with South Sweden Flight Academy. The partnership will ensure students who are looking to obtain FAA licenses and EASA licenses, have the flexibility to start in the US or Sweden, and then complete their conversions. Founded in 1972, Phoenix East Aviation has the privilege of training thousands of pilots who were able to accomplish their dream of becoming Captains of a major airline.

South Sweden Flight Academy is Southern Sweden’s largest flight school and situated at Malmö Sturup Airport. They have been active since 2015 and offer modular training from Zero to MCC and with their combined courses you can become an Airline pilot in two years. They pride themselves on having an international student population and instructors who are professionals with backgrounds both in the Airforce and commercial airlines.

Aspiring aviations gain a premium offering allowing them to learn to fly at a desirable location with optimal training weather in the US (Greater Daytona Beach) while concurrently working on the European license requirements resulting in dual certification both from the FAA and EASA. This pathway enables students to benefit from the remarkable US general aviation infrastructure with the ease of conversion to the European license. The unique F1 visa offered allows students to gain experience by giving them the opportunity to legally work at the completion of their program.

“We are proud to provide such a partnership where students looking for an international career within the US and Europe can obtain licenses needed,” said Kristoffer Johnson, CEO & President at Phoenix East Aviation.

Source: Phoenix East Aviation Press Release

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