A Boeing 747 with General Electric Engines carries about 60.000 gallons of jet fuel. To illustrate, that weighs about 400.000 pounds or about 180.000 kilograms.
About 1/3 of your taste buds are numbed while flying.
Pilots and co-pilots are required to eat different meals in case of food poisoning.
By American Airlines switching a pilot’s paper manuals to iPad they will save $1.2 million in fuel.
The 747 family has flown more than 5.6 billion people - equivalent to 80% of the world's population.
Total electricity capacity of a 747-8 can power up to 480,000 32inch flat screen TVs.
The internet and online check-in were first introduced by Alaska Airlines in 1999.
The Boeing 747 wing-span (195 feet) is longer than the Wright Brothers first flight of 120ft.
Travelling by air can shed up to 1.5 liters of water from the body during an average 3-hour flight.
The wing-span of the A380 is longer than the aircraft itself. Wingspan is 80m, the length is 72.7m.
ICAO FIATA DG Training Center Approval
MUHARRAQ, BAHRAIN: Gulf Aviation Academy (GAA) is pleased to announce that it has been accredited as an ICAO FIATA Training Center. The International Federation of…
GAA hosted the National Day Event with participation of Bahrain Airport Company & Gulf Air.
GAA hosted the National Day Event with participation of Bahrain Airport Company & Gulf Air. The event was held at both premises GAA & Gulf…
Gulf Aviation Academy and Go Air Sign a long Term Training Agreement
Gulf Aviation Academy announces signing an agreement with Go Air, a domestic airline based in India, to offer A320 pilot training services at its facilities…
GAA continues its efforts to attract regional trainees to keep pace with its future plans
Manama, the Deputy Prime Minister's Office - September 7, 2016: Gulf Aviation Academy was honoured to receive the visit of His Excellency Sheikh Khalid bin…
Gulf Aviation Academy Sign with Qualiflight Aviation Training to provide Pilot Training in both Bahrain…
Bahrain International Airshow, Sakheer Air Base, Bahrain: Early this year, Gulf Aviation Academy partnered with Qualiflight Aviation Training, located in Spain, to provide A320 and…
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- Savio Agviar
Very interesting course and learnt a lot of information relating to handling and checking of DG. I am leaving this class with very clear information on how to handle cargo much better in future.
- Reshad Haroon
Very informative, great tutor, comforting arrangements and enough duration to grasp everything. Special thanks to Mr. Goel
- Omar Rizwan
The course has been very informative with regards to dangerous goods. The course trainer Mr. Goel has taught us in details and made it easy for us to understand the criticality of knowing how to handle DG.
- Sarah Almomen
It is a helpful course and I would like if I can have it again to learn more and benefit from it. Our instructor is very good and supportive.
- Ali AlShamlawi
I have not enjoyed such a course since high school! Very interesting subject with a very knowledgeable teacher. I’m thankful to have the chance to attend to this course at GAA.
- Leonard Vlok
All expectations have been met. Facilitator presented course exceptional.
Experience of GAA was awesome , Thanks to all instructors who taught us properly.
- Yaazdan Katrak
A great experience and likely recommending GAA to others
- Naman Arora
I’m proud to be a part of this Organisation and I’m glad I got the opportunity to start my career with AirAsia
- Varun Sharma
I would like to commend GAA's spirit to stay in touch with us old students even after so long.