1. Effects of Summer Flying and How to Overcome It

    First and foremost, let's state the most obvious effect of summer flying: it. is. hot. Being a pilot from Texas, I can personally say you should check on your southern friends. There's a good chance we're dehydrated and .2 seconds away from passing out due to heat exhaustion. Okay, maybe a little overdramatic....but it is hot. When flying in the summer, whether as a student, flight instructor, o…Read More

  2. The pilot shortage – Statistics & Facts

    The aviation sector has been hit in recent times with a growing demand for new pilots as the airline industry continues to experience global shortages in the number of certified pilots. In the next 20 years, airlines in North America alone are going to be in need of around 117,000 new pilots. Projected shortage of airline pilots in the U.S. is expected to increase to over 2,000 pilots by 2025,…Read More

  3. Fatigue Risk Management

    The FAA sponsored a multi-disciplinary subject matter expert work group to investigate the issues associated with human fatigue in maintenance and the practical science-based methods that can be used to manage fatigue risk. The workgroup involved industry, labor, research, and government personnel. As a result of the multi-disciplinary group's work, you will find an abundance of fatigue informatio…Read More

  4. CPaT Global Starts production of B737 Max Course

    Houston, Texas USA – CPaT Global, LLC (CPaT), the world's leading provider of distance learning courses for the airline and aviation industries, is excited to announce that it has commenced production of courseware in support of the B737 MAX. This new course will utilize Boeing technical data available through CPaT’s license agreement with The Boeing Company. The B737 NG to B737 MAX difference…Read More

  5. CPaT Global Releases A320 to A320neo Differences Course

    Houston, Texas USA – CPaT Global, the world's leading company in aviation distance learning is excited to Announce the A320neo Differences Course is available NOW and the A320neo full systems Course (Available 2nd quarter 2017).   Capt. Greg Darrow, CPaT Global’s VP of Sales and Marketing, stated, “CPaT is please to happy to be the first Aviation CBT company providing the A320 neo Diffe…Read More

  6. Boeing Agrees to License Data To CPaT For Use In Distance Learning Courses

    Houston, Texas USA – CPaT Global, LLC (CPaT), the world’s leading provider of distance learning courses for the airline and aviation industries, is excited to announce that it has entered into a license agreement with The Boeing Company. This contract allows CPaT to use Boeing technical data to develop and provide computer-based training (CBT) courses to our clients.  Under this agreement, CP…Read More

  7. El Al Selects CPaT Global for Distance Learning

    Houston, Texas USA – CPaT, the world’s leading provider of distance learning courses for the airline and aviation industries, is pleased to announce that it is has been selected by El Al to provide tailored Distance Learning Solutions for its pilot training needs. El Al will employ CPaT’s Learning Management System (LMS) to provide classroom and mobile training for all of its Boeing 737 NG, …Read More