Fiji Airways breaks ground on USD45m Fiji Aviation Academy

    Fiji Airways, via its official Twitter account, announced (06-Dec-2017) it broke ground on the USD45 million Fiji Aviation Academy training facility in Nadi. As previously reported by CAPA, the facility will be build in three phases, with phase one to open in 2019, offering training for qualified pilots with fixed training devices. Under the phase two expansion, the academy will offer ab-initio training for cadet pilots. Two of three full flight simulators were already purchased for the academy.