How does COVID-19 affect flight training?

The aviation industry is facing an unprecedented challenge as borders are closing, demand for airline tickets decline and precautionary measures are implemented in order to slow down the spread of the novel Corona virus known as COVID-19. This article will explore the measures taken by the aviation industry to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as how OSM A...

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From Water Surfing to Cloud Surfing

It is a crispy sunny winter morning. From the Cessna 172 in the blue sky, you can see him glancing down and seeking for the perfect spot to surf. The airplane lands smoothly… and out comes Magnus Stokke smiling...
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Learning to fly in Sweden

As I flew over the snow-covered forests, with the setting sun reflecting deep purples from the network of lakes below me, I realised just how lucky I am to fly in such beautiful and picturesque surroundings. It...
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Welcome to Pilot Open Day at our base in Arendal, Norway!

Have you ever wondered about what it takes to become an airline pilot? Do you wonder what our school in Arendal looks like? Then the Pilot Open Day in Arendal is perfect for you! The Pilot Open Day in Arendal i...
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Student Pilot Interview with Rami

  He came all the way from Dubai to accomplish his childhood dream of becoming a pilot at OSM Aviation Academy in Sweden. He is enjoying every moment of his new journey and has already created some unforgettabl...
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ATPL, CPL, PPL - What gives?

If you are thinking about becoming a pilot you may have heard the following strange terms: LAPL, PPL, CPL, MPL, ATPL and the mysterious “frozen ATPL”. We are talking about licenses! Why are there so many differ...
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OSM Aviation Academy to train pilots for Quantum Air

PRESS RELEASE: OSM Aviation Academy to train pilots for Quantum Air - the world's first all-electric airline. Los Angeles, CA and Fort Lauderdale, FL, 6th of January 2020: Quantum Air and OSM Aviation Group ann...
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How does the job market for pilots look in Europe?

Demand for new pilots The job market for pilots look great. We have a lot of pilots that are going into retirement which means that it opens up for new up-and-comers in the industry. There is a big demand for f...
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What is a Conditional Job Offer? [VIDEO]

OSM Aviation Academy's Airline Ready Pilot concept entitles a conditional job offer as a Junior First Officer to student pilots under 35 years in Europe when you are accepted at the school. But what is a condit...
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7 Ways to Get Into Aviation

When pursuing a career in aviation, especially as an airline pilot, it is great to have a somewhat connection with the aviation world. Knowledge is the key. Having a wide background will open your opportunities...
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Where are all the female pilots at?

”Hello, this is your captain speaking. Welcome onboard. We are now flying to…” – you can hear from the speakers in the cabin. Have you ever thought about how rare it is having a woman welcoming you on a flight?...
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Student Pilot Interview - Tim Morell (Part 2)

In this part, Tim shares his story about why he decided to become a pilot at OSM Aviation Academy after being a gyrocopter flight instructor, a skydiver and working as a chief instructor for Qatar’s coast guard...
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Becoming a Pilot at OSM Aviation Academy [VIDEO]

We are very excited to announce our new documentary series about student pilots turning their dreams of becoming a pilot into reality!  In this video series, we will follow our students from the First Officer P...