Launched in 2008, Alpha Aviation Academy UAE is the Middle East’s leading pilot training provider and one of the largest and most recognized providers of the Multi-Crew Pilot License in the world. The academy is managed by and in partnership with Air Arabia,  

We offer accredited trainings and programs in the aviation industry including A320 Type Rating, English Language Proficiency (ELP). Our Academy accommodates a GCAA Approved Examination Center that is allowed to conduct examinations for more than 90 different subjects.



Facts & Figures


700+ Trained Cadets

We offer the first, most successful Airline Pilot training programme in the region

409+ Graduates flying with international airlines

Get the airline experience on Airbus A320 /A321neo with our partner airline to achieve your ATPL

73+ Nationalities

Our academy warmly welcomes all nationalities into our programmes

710,000+ Flying hours on A320 by our graduates

Our training incorporates airline mentoring from day one

80 assessments per month capacity

The first independently created ELP system in the region

1st ATO conducting Foreign Licence

We provide training for A320 Type-Rating and Foreign Licence Conversion

Why Alpha Aviation Academy

  • The Academy uses state-of-the-art training equipment and technologies for training all cadet pilots by highly experienced and qualified instructors.
  • We use training facilities in the region and flight training capability in Europe, Australia and Asia to facilitate the best for our cadets.
  • Our management strives to bring the ‘comforts of home’ to the campus, ensuring that cadets feel safe, secure, inspired and motivated.
  • Alpha is currently one of the region’s largest Multi-crew Pilot Licence (MPL) providers with over 220 cadets under training and over 400 graduates currently flying with multiple international airlines. 
  • Our unique programme offers airline quality training starting from instilling an airline mindset at the onset of classroom lectures and incorporating airline practices early in the basic flight training to meeting global airline standards in the Airbus A320 training phase. 
  • Our instructors focus on building the skills, knowledge and attitude of cadets during all phases of the programme as a strategy to not only fulfill but surpass the future Airline Pilot requirements. • We provide a relevant, timely, and world-class training programme to ensure that each cadet achieves a qualification that is in demand within the industry. 

Take A Look At Our Facilities

We ensure that the latest training equipment, technologies, and learning resources are available for our cadet pilots and highly experienced and qualified instructors.