Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines – Seven (7) cadet pilots belonging to various batches of AAG’s Airline Pilot Program (APP) along with four (4) First Officer Transition (FOT) trainees were formally recognized in a joint graduation ceremony on 30 September 2023.
“As I look back on my journey, I’m deeply grateful for the invaluable training and experiences I had here in AAG. I gained not only technical skills and knowledge necessary for a successful aviation career but also a deep sense of responsibility, discipline, and a passion for excellence”, shares F.O Airese Lynne Kaw (APP Batch 44) in her celebratory speech.
Capt. Nilo Oropesa (Philippines AirAsia, Flight Operations Consultant) graced the event as guest of honor and speaker. He commended the graduates for their dedication and passion for the aviation industry. “The road ahead will not be easy, but never forget to keep your aim high and believe in yourself. After all, behind every dark cloud is the most beautiful sunset. Your dedication to your craft and hardwork will always overcome the toughest obstacle that will come your way,” Capt. Oropesa said.
Also in attendance were Capt. Vicente Casibang II (AAGP Accountable Manager), Capt. Gaudencio Maniano (AICAT Accountable Manager), Capt. Anthony Tan (AAGP Training Head) and Ms. Ma. Rufina Santos (AAG Head of Student Affairs and Client Relations). They acknowledged the families and loved ones for their unwavering support to the graduates until their successful completion of the program. They also reassured them of AAG’s commitment to continuously support the alumni throughout their aviation careers. (AAG News)