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PTC Industry Talks

English, News, 1 season, 20 episodes, 18 hours, 5 minutes
We're here to bring you the best and brightest in the Aviation Industry, we will be speaking with industry experts on a wide range of topics, from career successes to career changes. The Aviation Industry is on the RISE and we're here to help you navigate through these unexpected times, whether you are entering or re-entering the workforce, this is the Pilot Podcast that you've been asking for.
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Getting your EASA License in SA

EASA exams in South Africa, the where, why and how you can write them.In this interview we talk with Alex Todd, head of training at 43 airschool on their recent partnership with Austrocontrol and approval as an examination out station for those looking at taking on their EASA exams in South Africa.
6/5/202331 minutes, 45 seconds
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Relocating and operating in the Middle East. Is the grass really greener?

With the boom in air travel following years of contraction as a result of the COVID pandemic, airlines are finding themselves with increasing passenger demand and in need of experienced and qualified crew. The Middle East is one of these areas offering attractive packages and perks for South African flight crew. However, is it as easy to relocate as it sounds? Join us a former Mango Airlines captain Brad Dickson unpacks the Pro's and Cons of relocating as well as what crew can expect when being interviewed for a carrier in the Middle East. 
4/6/20231 hour, 27 minutes, 46 seconds
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The Exciting World of Drones

Kyle tells us about the safety aspects and career opportunities in the Drone industry. 
2/2/20231 hour, 51 seconds
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The Importance of Aviation Specific Insurance

Find out what the difference between Disability Cover and Loss of License Cover is for Pilots. Make an informed decision about your Insurance to ensure you are covered for Aviation specific events. 
1/6/202351 minutes, 33 seconds
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EASA Licence Conversion - everything you need to know!

Join us as we talk with Former SAA Captain Wayne Jolly 👨🏼‍✈️Shortly after mass retrenchments at SAA and the Covid Pandemic made many pilots in South Africa redundant, Wayne saw opportunity in Europe and used his downtime to obtain both his EASA and UK ATPL Licenses.During this episode Wayne shares his journey to achieving these milestones and shares some the insights and lessons learned for those thinking about following the same path ✈️
3/2/202231 minutes, 40 seconds