CAE Global Academy Brussels, formerly Sabena Flight Academy, is a founding member of the CAE Global Academy, the largest worldwide network of ab initio flight training organizations with 11 flight academies on five continents. Today, the network owns a worldwide fleet of about 300 aircraft and can train approximately 2,000 pilot cadets per year.
CAE Global Academy Brussels is one of Europe’s oldest and highly respected ab initio and pilot training organizations. Located at the Brussels Airport in the heart of Europe, CAE Global Academy Brussels has a long history of providing the highest quality flight training in the industry.
Through the strong legacy of Sabena Flight Academy, CAE Global Academy Brussels is an unrivaled organization specializing in ab initio pilot training.
CAE Global Academy Brussels is dedicated to:
- Helping you get the right pilot job. Through CAE’s strong relationships with airlines in Europe and worldwide, we can help you get your first cockpit job. Our school has an excellent track record of placing our cadets with partner airlines such as Ryanair, Brussels Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, and Jetairfly.
- Safety and innovation. Our students fly modern glass-cockpit trainer aircraft with the latest avionics and safety devices, and train in state-of-the-art simulators.
- Efficiency: Our students complete their training in about 20 months. The curriculum is designed by an experienced instructor team with civil and military backgrounds.
- Highest quality training: The Integrated Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) training program is approved and certified by the Belgian Civil Aviation Authorities. Students will be trained following CAE Global Academy best-practice training principles.
CAE Global Academy Brussels is located nearby the Air Traffic Control Tower of Brussels Airport, in the village of Steenokkerzeel. The school directly faces the airport aprons.
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Brussels Airport - Building 201
N50° 54.088' - E4° 30.671'
T +32 2 752 57 11
F +32 2 752 57 41
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5010 E Falcon Drive
N33° 27' 35.28" - W111° 43' 14.14"
T +1 480 948 45 15
F +1 480 443 88 61
CAE Global Academy Brussels is located on the third floor of the CAE Training and Services Centre Brussels in Steenokkerzeel, and consists of several offices, five fully equipped classrooms, a high-tech R/T (Remote Transmitter) Communication training room, a student lounge, and a Basic Flight Course room with PC Simulator equipment.
The main floor features a canteen. The academy offers accommodations for ab initio cadets in three villages nearby. The accommodations consist of various private student rooms in a shared house, and can be rented on a monthly basis.. Please contact us for more information about accommodation and availability.