Airport College International Limited and Jardine Aviation Academy sign a Memorandum of Understandin
PRESS RELEASE – AirportCollege.com – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 20th May 2019
Helsinki, Finland – Airport College International is excited to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Airport College Limited and Jardine Aviation Academy of Jardine Aviation Services Group (JASG), Hong Kong
The Parties have expressed their mutual interest in a collaboration aiming at organising and promoting aviation training programmes to talents in the industry. Under the terms of the MoU, both companies will share information and expertise regarding the development, provision, operation of training programmes to support aviation professionals in Hong Kong SAR (HKSAR), Macau SAR (MSAR) and the People’s Republic of China (PRC).
“Global air traffic is expected to double in the next 20 years, creating millions of new jobs. The Asia-Pacific region will drive the biggest growth and China will be the world’s largest aviation market in the mid-2020s”, says Director & General Manager, Passenger Services of JASG, Dave Li.
“The aviation industry faces a huge challenge to deliver training for new workforce. The industry needs to attract new talents by providing new training methods and forward-looking career paths. At the same time, the training should be relevant, user-friendly and cost-effective. Together with Jardine Aviation Services Group we can create sustainable training solutions for the future”, saysAirport College International CEO Pertti Mero.
About Airport College International
Airport College International provides a complete online training service for airlines, airport ground handling agents and logistics in safety, security and service topics. With the training service our clients can efficiently and flexibly train their staff and maintain competences required by airlines and authorities. Airport College International is a strategic partner of IATA.
About Jardine Aviation Services Group
JASG is a market leader in providing customised ground handling services with over 70 years of experience at Hong Kong International Airport. JASG serves over 60 international passenger and cargo airlines. Having its own dedicated on-airport training facilities, it also provides most advanced operational and safety training programmes. JASG is a joint venture between the Jardine Matheson Group and China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC).