The Icelandic Flight Academy (IFA) was founded in 1989, with the merger of several flight schools. IFA is the largest flight training organization (ATO) in Iceland and has it’s flight department located at Reykjavik Downtown Airport (BIRK). IFA offers a wide selection of flight training courses, all in accordance with European standards (EASA), ranging from private pilot level up to airline flight- and cabin crew recurrent training.
The aircraft fleet consists of:
• 5 Tecnam P2002-JF
• 1 Cessna 152
• 2 Cessna 172 SP Skyhawk
• 1 PA 44-180 Piper Seminole
• 1 ALSIM ALX FNPT II MCC Flight Navigation Procedure Trainer
IFA operates the IFA Flying Club that includes five aircrafts utilized for recreational flying and hour building.
The Icelandic Flight Academy has a team of highly experienced ground and flight instructors. The majority of the ground and advanced flight instructors are as well active airline pilots. Iceland offers an exciting and demanding environment for flight training. The skies over Iceland offer the possibility for training at international and domestic airports with both controlled and uncontrolled airspaces. This combined with magnificent scenery of mountains, lakes, glaciers and coastal areas provides a great flying experience.
Fall 2017 ATPL in english*
Fall 2017 MEC in english* - register before mars 2017.
Fall 2017 MCC
Fall 2017 JOC - informations [email protected]
Hour building every day. [email protected]
* minimum student requirements.
Private Pilot Licence (PPL)
Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL)
Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)
Multi-engine Class Rating
Instrument Rating (IR)
Flight Instructor (FI)
Multi-crew Cooperation Course (MCC)
Jet Orientation Course (JOC)
ICAO to EASA Conversion
ICAO PPL to EASA PPL
ICAO CPL to EASA CPL
ICAO MEP to EASA MEPICAO SE IR to EASA SE/ME IR
ICAO ME IR to EASA ME IR
ICAO FI/CFI(A) to EASA FI(A)