“Silk Way Helicopter Services” LLC holds operating certificate # SW-AOC-001 of June 25, 2010 and Licence # AR/L 002 of May 15, 2009 issued by the Azerbaijan Republic Civil Aviation Authority. Pilots and maintenance technicians of the company train to proficiency to improve their knowledge and performance and this issue is of paramount importance for the company These specialists – engineer and flight personnel hold relevant certificates meeting flight and maintenance service demands. These certificates have been presented by local and foreign specialists in aviation.
Based on operating principles of international companies and consortiums the company arranges courses on a permanent basis at foreign establishments in order their specialists acquire certificates meeting international regulatory standards. As examples we can give the names of CHC Helicopter Corporation helicopter training centre (AS 332 L1) in the city of Stavanger in Norway, of Turbomeca, Eurocopter Company (AS 332 L1, EC 155 B1), Helisim training centre in France, FSB aircraft maintenance fleet (Cessna), Thielert aircraft engines GmbH (Centurion), Eurocopter Company (EC 135) in Germany, Pratt & Whitney (EC 135 engine), CHC Global Operations ( First aid Kit, Dangerous Goods certificates) in Canada, Sikorsky (Flight Safety certificate on Aircraft of S-76 type in West Palm Beach city of Florida State) in the United States of America, Amikon aviation training in Lithuania, Ulan-Ude aviation plant, Omsk flying and technical college, Spark Scientific-Production Association, Metek Company in Russian Federation, Training Centre in Georgia, Ukrainian Aviation Service Center in Ukraine and so on.Additionally, in order to increase their professional qualification the specialists have successfully passed corresponding courses at local enterprises. State Civil Aviation Authority, training centre for the National Aviation Academy aeronautical personnel, Azerbaijani branch of international company Occupational Training International (Huet course can be illustrated as examples).