Evektor delivers two SportStar RTC to a professional pilot training organization Aviation Career Center in Slovenia
We are pleased to announce delivery of two SportStar RTC aircraft to Aviation Career Center from Maribor in Slovenia. Aviation Career Center, based at Maribor international airport, is a professional pilot training organization, specializing in training of airline pilots from zero to ATPL, Airbus A320 Type rating, commercial and private pilots training. The company is one of the most competitive Flight Academies in Europe providing pilot training services to students from more than 20 countries around the world.
“Aviation Career Center has made a thorough analysis of available training aircraft on the market” said Sandi Knez, Accountable Manager & Senior Partner in Aviation Career Center and the former Director of Civil Aviation Authority in Slovenia. “With respect to intensive use of the aircraft in our flight academy and request for the design with the proven operation reliability, outstanding flight characteristics, easy maintenance and low operating costs the academy has selected among all the trainers on the market the Evektor SportStar RTC. In the Zero to ATPL course the SportStar RTC will fill the phases focused on PPL and Night Rating training, CPL single engine training and Solo (PIC) Time Building. For CPL multi engine and IFR training we will use complex training aircraft. This proven training platform enables the academy to perform training courses with the modern aircraft and for significantly reduced costs”.
The delivered SportStar RTC, registration mark S5-DNK, was equipped with Night VFR equipment package, the latest Garmin G3X Dual 10.6 Touch Screens Glass Cockpit and NAV/COM Garmin GNC 255. The first SportStar RTC, registration S5-DNA, Evektor delivered to Aviation Career Center in September / 2018.
Similarly to Aviaton Career Center from Maribor, two SportStar RTC are operated also by a professional flight training organization Sky Flight Academy from Krems in Austria. Beside growing popularity of SportStar RTC among the European flight schools and air clubs the SportStar is operated in many flight training organizations in the USA and Australia.
Evektor is a design, engineering and aircraft manufacturing company from the Czech Republic, with almost 50 year of aircraft manufacturing experience and sales network in 40 countries worldwide. Evektor produces light sport aircraft and has under development utility twin engine turboprop EV-55 Outback for transportation of 9 to 14 passengers. The company is supplier of machined parts for OEMs and has extensive development activities in automotive and mechanical engineering industry.