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“NEW GENERATION EDUCATIONAL PRACTICES PROJECT” OF TURKISH AVIATION ACADEMY SUPPORTED BY TÜBİTAK” WAS LAUNCHED5/22/2018



Turkish Aviation Academy launched  “New Generation Educational Practices Project” supported by TÜBİTAK” at Turkish Airlines Headquarters VIP Hall on 14 May 2018.

The launch started with the speech and presentation of Senior Vice President, Training, Prof. Kemal YÜKSEK. In his speech, Mr. Yüksek explained the new generation education system of Aviation Academy to the participants in detail.

Mr. Yüksek emphasized that with this project Turkish Airlines will have a Learning Management System (LMS) by using completely local and national education technologies. Also, Mr. Yüksek said that 3D VR applications have been developed as well, for “Conquer Your Fear of Flying” Program and Fuel and De-icing trainings.

This project, which is the first Turkish Airlines’ project accepted by TUBITAK, was prepared for the development of a new generation e-education platform of Turkish Aviation Academy and sample applications working on this platform.

Within the scope of this project, it is aimed to manage all available trainings, support next generation mobile applications and contents based on advanced education technologies, use advanced current measurement methods (SCORM X-API), develop mobile application for sample training, and develop VR application for sample training.

At the end of the launch , the plaques were presented to Dr. Özgür KAYMAZ being responsible for management and follow-up of the project and Ümit DOĞAN by Senior Vice President, Training, Assoc Prof. Kemal YÜKSEK.

After the presentation of plaques, photo shoot and cake cutting were made. The launch ended with the participants experiencing the passenger Simulator of Conquer Your Fear of Flying program.