Twenty-one students were enrolled as students of the first military school, including one from the United Kingdom. The Academy offers 16 weeks of courses for prepare private pilot license, which qualifies graduates to fly a plane in the non-commercial category, and 48 weeks of the commercial pilot license, after which a pilot can fly professionally. BIFA has its own training facilities at the aerodrome Letkol Wisnu, 65 km west of Singaraja in the regency of Buleleng. The 7000 square meters including an airfield, a training center, a warehouse, a dormitory and the latest generation of flight simulators Frasca 142, which meet the standard of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration. The academy, which is certified by the Board of administrationen of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation and International has a fleet of five Cessna and another 10 will arrived by the end of the year. The school hopes to obtain immediate international recognition for that in less than 10 years it could attract students from around the world. Bali must prove it can sell more than servants in the world and may also sell pilots.
08 / 09 / 2014