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Media release: World-leading flight training organisation, CTC Aviation, to host open day

World-leading flight training organisation, CTC Aviation, to host open day

29 August 2014 

World-leading flighttraining organisation, CTC Aviation, is hosting an Open Day at its crewtraining centre located at Hamilton Airport on 13 September 2014. 

Open Day visitors areinvited to attend the morning session from 10am-12.30pm or the afternoonsession from 1pm-3.30pm. 

 CTC Aviation ChiefOperating Officer – Ab initio Training (NZ), Peter Stockwell, said all Open Dayvisitors are invited to explore CTC Aviation’s state-of-the-art facilities andlearn more about the company’s unique training programmes.

 “We will give attendees athorough overview of the current airline pilot career opportunitiesworld-wide.  Plus, CTC Aviation traineesand staff members from our training, selection, and management teams will beavailable to discuss all aspects of training with our visitors,” Mr Stockwellsaid.

 “As part of the Open Day,attendees will have a guided-tour of our training facilities, and theopportunity to get up close to our aircraft and fixed-base simulators.”

 Both the morning andafternoon sessions will include presentations from Mr Stockwell. Guest speakerPhil McColl, a former CTC Aviation cadet who progressed into a prestigiouscareer with Jetstar, will also be present.

 All Open Day visitors willgo in the draw to win a flight in one of CTC Aviation’s Diamond DA42 Twinstarsor a simulator session in a DA42 fixed-base simulator.

 Those interested inattending the open day should RSVP via phone on 07 843 3304, online at or by emailing