Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines – AAG Philippines (AAGP) inducted on 14 February 2023 another batch of 14 pilots to its flagship A320 type rating program, the AAG First Officer Transition (FOT) Program.
“We are very happy to welcome to the AAG Family this very diverse group of pilots, the second batch to undergo the FOT for year 2023. They shall soon join the network of more than 1,000 pilots AAG has trained since 2006,” shares Maria Rufina Santos (Head, Student Affairs and Client Relations, AAG).
Seven (7) of the trainees belong to various batches of AAG’s flagship ab-initio cadetship program called Airline Pilot Program (APP) while the other seven (7) are graduates of various flight schools in the Philippines including three (3) Cambodians and two (2) former flight instructors of the AAG International Center for Aviation Training (AICAT).
Capt. Vicente Casibang II (AAG Philippines Accountable Manager) and Capt. Anthony Tan (AAG Philippines Head of Training) were also present to formally welcome the trainees. They reiterated AAG’s commitment to delivering top-of-class training value and experience. They also underscored the importance of preparation, hard work, and willingness to learn from failures as key ingredients to the success of any pilot training and a career in the airlines. (AAG Corporate Affairs)