Mianyang flight college
of CAFUC is situated in ˇ°China Science and Technology Cityˇ±---Mianyang,
Sichuan province. It is 5 kilometers away from the city center.
Mianyang flight college integrates flight training and aviation
transportation, which can provide flight training for APL, PPL,
and instrument rating.
Mianyang flight college was founded in 1966, and
then evolved as the 4th training regiment of No.14 aviation school
of the PLA, the 4th school of the CAAC Flight College, and the 4th
flight college of the CAAC Flight College. It was renamed as CAFCU
Mianyang fight college. In June of 2002, it was moved to Nanjiao
Airport from Tanxun Airport. After 40 years efforts, Mianyang flight
college has been developed into a key base for pilot training in
Mianyang flight college consists of three flight
training groups. It has 64 richly experienced flight instructors
and teachers as its faculty, including 5 flight instructors of class
1, 31 flight instructors of class 2, 12 flight instructors of class
3. Among them, 21 flight instructors have been entitled with the
title of ˇ°National Meritorious Pilotˇ±, 34 instructor pilots with
gold medal for flight safety. Generally, Mianyang flight college
now has 7 technicians with senior professional title, 69 technicians
with midium professional title, and 28 technicians with primary
professional title. Mianyang flight college is able to train 238
pilots yearly, reaching 35,000 hours in flight.
The training airport is categorized as 4D, which
has advanced communication, navigation and ATC equipments, AWOS
(automatic weather observtion system), NDB, DVOR/DME, ILS of category
1, ADS-B (automatic dependence surveillance ¨Cbroadcast), and high
intensity approach light system of class 5. During night and under
bad weather condition, it can guarantee safe takeoff and landing
of various aircraft, such as B757, B737, MD90, MD82, A320 and A319.
Mianyang flight college occupies an area of 304
mu, construction area 38,000 sq. meters. It possesses multimedia
classroom, CBT, language lab, multifunction hall, gymnasium, track
and field playground, aircrew diningroom and other necessary facilities.
Mianyang flight college has different types of
aircrafts for training: 2 CJ1, 5 PA-44, 12 CE-172R, 23 TB-20 and
TB-200, and 2 TB-20 flight simulators, 1 PA-44 flight simulator.
Mianyang flight college faces unprecedented opportunity
when ˇ°Great Development of China Westˇ± and the great development
of high education are brought into effect. Mianyang flight college
has established a trinity-training mode: primary training aircraft,
secondary training aircraft and advanced training aircraft. It has
cooperated with university and enterprise on pilot training. At
present, Mianyang flight college cooperates with Sanxing General
Aviation Joint-stock Airline Company on pleasure flight, aerophotography,
forest planting, rainmaking, search and rescue, tour charter flight,
air sight-seeing, and aerial mapping.
It is time to set sail with tailwind, Mianyang
flight college will be facing a promising and better future!