July 28, 2023

Leading Edge Aviation Named as Training Partner in British Airways’ Whitetail Recruitment Programme

Leading Edge Aviation is proud to announce its partnership with British Airways as a nominated training organisation for the Whitetail Recruitment Programme. This collaboration will see Leading Edge Aviation play a key role in identifying and nurturing aspiring pilots for future employment with BA Euroflyer.

The Whitetail Recruitment Programme, marks British Airways’ commitment to investing in the future of aviation and expanding its pilot pool. As part of this programme, Leading Edge Aviation has been handpicked as a premier training partner, offering aspiring pilots unparalleled opportunities to launch their careers with one of the world’s most esteemed airlines.

“We are delighted to be selected as a British Airways’ training partner in the Whitetail Recruitment Programme,” said Andy McFarlane, CEO of Leading Edge Aviation. “This partnership is a testament to the quality of our training programs, our experienced instructors, and our ‘Whole Pilot Approach’ philosophy, which focuses on nurturing all the skills needed in pilots to create future captains.”

Under this new initiative, cadets enrolled in Leading Edge Aviation’s flight training programmes will have the unique opportunity to be ‘tagged’ by British Airways, marking them as potential future pilots for the airline. This prestigious recognition sets the stage for these cadets to embark on an exciting journey towards joining the ranks of British Airways’ Euroflyer world-class flight crew.

“We look forward to working closely with British Airways in identifying and supporting exceptional talent through the Whitetail Recruitment Programme,” McFarlane added. “This collaboration reaffirms our dedication to providing top-tier pilot training and guiding our students towards successful and rewarding careers in aviation.”

As British Airways expands its pilot recruitment drive, Leading Edge Aviation is committed to empowering aspiring pilots with the skills, knowledge, and expertise required to excel in the dynamic aviation industry. This partnership signifies a significant stride in the evolution of our pilot training and support to ensure Leading Edge Aviation graduates have the best career opportunities.

Are you looking to start your journey to the flight deck? Get in touch with one of our Training Advisors today. 

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