GULF AVIATION ACADEMY (GAA) is positioned as the future of commercial aviation training in the MENA region, is based in the Kingdom of Bahrain to serve the needs of airlines in the region and internationally. The Academy, a fully independent and 100% owned subsidiary of Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, offers a comprehensive range of training programs for all aviation personnel including pilots, cabin crew, engineers and ground staff.
The training facility is located at Bahrain International Airport and operates 24-hours a day, seven days a week with internationally qualified training staff. Today, GAA enjoys international recognition of its training standards and quality of service; it has been awarded Approved Training Organization(ATO) from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and also Part-147 and equivalent BCAA Approval for maintenance training.
GAA is also the first academy outside the UK to be a CAAi (subsidiary of the UK CAA) Accredited Initial Safety Training Cabin Crew Training Organization. GAA was awarded the Aviation Security Training Center (ASTC) certification by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).In addition, GAA was also awarded as the only International Air Transport Association (IATA) Regional Training Provider (RTP) and as an Authorized Training Center (ATC). The Bahrain Civil Aviation Affairs(BCAA) also approved GAA as it’s’ Air Traffic Control Training Center, with a comprehensive training program including the use of a 3-D tower simulator.
SPEEDJET AVIATION was founded in 2008 by Capt. Dharamraj Shukla and his team of experienced Airline Pilots and senior Cabin Attendants. We started off by providing initial training and counseling to Pilot Aspirants in the country and guiding them to the appropriate training centers in the USA, CANADA and JORDAN.
In 2010, SPEED JET AVIATION TRAINING INSTITUTE was formed with a motive to educate candidates and help them harness the Skill set as required by the Aviation Industry. Our training academy is based on a solid reputation of trust, quality, assured results as well as goodwill.
In 2015 Speed Jet Aviation and Gulf Aviation academy came together and formed GAA Speedjet Aviation. Both the companies share the same motto which is to provide INDIAN Residents with best Aviation Training. Our vision is to equip our students with a competitive advantage in the aviation industry through top quality services on par with the international aviation industry standards.