August 2013

Politika – Algerian pilots finished their training in Vršac


Yesterday, at SMATSA Aviation Academy 45 Algerian pilots obtained their licences. Theyy were sent by Algerian government to train for a job in the state airlines and for the needs of agricultural aviation. The certificates were given by the Algerian Ambassador, Mr abdelkader Mesdua and the general Manager of Serbia and Montenegro Air Traffic Services…

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Vršac trained more than 2000 pilots for the whole world


The representatives of Etihad airlines who visited SMATSA Aviation Academy at Vrsac had talks about possibilities of training pilots, obviously came to the right address. This institution is one of the oldest and largest of this kind in Europe which, from the date of its establishment in 1954 has trained more than 2000 pilots. By…

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Forced landing due to passenger illness


Today, the Danish Jet Time airlines Boing737-300 aircraft has performed an emergency landing at "Nikola Tesla" Airport in Belgrade due to a passenger epileptic seizure during the flight. The passenger who got sick on board is the Danish citizen, S.P. (62). Adhering to the emergency and well exercised procedure, the aircraft landed safely in Belgrade…

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Etihad Representatives Visited SAA


Representatives from Etihad Airways visited SMATSA Aviation Academy (SAA) in Vršac to familiarize themselves with the Academy’s capabilities and to discuss potential opportunities for training Etihad’s cadet pilots. SAA is one of Europe’s largest and most experienced pilot training centers, with more than 2100 pilots trained since 1954. During the visit, Etihad representatives were introduced…

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The greatest volume of air traffic in Southeast Europe


Serbia and Montenegro Air Traffic Services SMATSA LLC   Press Release SMATSA LLC: The record number of overflights in Southeast Europe in one day   The greatest volume of air traffic in Southeast Europe in the last two years was recorded on Saturday, August 17, 2013 making it the second busiest day so far, in…

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Open Competition for the Enrollment of Pilots


SMATSA Aviation Academy (SAA) is now taking applications for the October 2013 class of student pilots. For a list of steps required to complete the application process, please visit Entry exams will take place on September 10th, 2013 with the following schedule: 08:00 – 10:00 Registration 10:00 – 11:00 Mathematics (written exam) 11:30 – 12:30 Physics (written exam) 12:30…

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TangoSix – Call for entry pilots in SAA


Vrsac - SMATSA Aviation Academy (SAA) announced today that applications for the October class of students are opened. Deadline for entries is 5th September. Aviation Academy from Vrsac invites all future pilots for the new class of the October to apply no later than 5th September. SAA offers courses for the following licences: Private Pilot…

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SAA made record flights


The SMATSA Aviation Academy in Vrsac (SAA) made 1852 hours of flying in July which is the highest number of flight hours in a month for the past ten years. Flight instructors realize the maximum flying of 85 hours in a week. Daily flights in July were from 90 to 120 hours. During this month,…

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Business Magazine – SAA among the best in Europe


Training for pilots in SMATSA Aviation Academy lasts from one to 2.5 year and it costs 40,000 Euros, which is from four to five times cheaper than abroad. The percentage of successful candidates is very high, because these people decided to devote their lives to flying, while more than 2,000 applicants acquired Academy’s Diploma. The…

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