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TURKISH AVIATION ACADEMY HAS ATTRACTED GREAT ATTENTION IN IFTE 2016 5/11/2016



The sole aviation education exhibition of Turkey; IFTE 2016 was carried out under the main sponsorship of Turkish Airlines between the dates of 6-8 May 2016 in Istanbul WOW Convention Center. Turkish Aviation Academy came together with its customers and business partners at the exhibition where those who are working or willing to build a career in aviation sector found answers to all of their questions. 

The opening of IFTE 2016 was held with the participation of Civil Aviation General Manager Bilal Ekşi, Turkish Aviation Academy Director Assoc. Prof. Kemal Yüksek, Former Edirne Governor Dursun Ali Şahin and other visitors.

Civil Aviation General Manager Bilal Ekşi who made a speech at the opening ceremony of IFTE 2016 said: “IFTE 2016 is an exhibition which aviation enthusiasts meet at.  IFTE 2016 has an important place in the sense of meeting Turkey’s pilot and technician needs through its own means. As you know, more than ten thousand visitors have participated in the previous IFTE Exhibition. This year, we expect this number to increase. We, as DGCA, support this exhibition. Our esteemed minister Binali Yıldırım also wanted to participate in this exhibition but he could not, due to his busy schedule. I’d like to thank everyone who arranged and contributed to this exhibition. I hope it will be a beneficial one. Enjoy it.”

Turkish Airlines Aviation Academy provided information about its own educational programs to visitors in the booth during the exhibition. Aviation Academy booth attracting intensive attention from the very first day of the exhibition also witnessed remarkable competitions and simulation games performed. Those who got the highest score in simulation games received Batman & Superman aircraft models as a gift.