Cretan Eagle Aviation Ltd.

Heraklion, Crete, Greece


Cretan Eagle Aviation has been operating since 2002 from Nikos Kazantzakis Airport in Heraklion the island of Crete, located at the southernmost point of Greece.

We offer PPL (Private Pilot License) covering both the flight and ground training required. Nikos Kazantzakis Airport is operating on a 24 hour basis enabling us to provide training without restrictions day or night. We offer Hour Building on the C-172R (Diesel) aircraft.

You can fly over beautiful Crete (the most southern part of Greece) and the rest of the Greek islands and mainland with a choice of more than 30 Greek airports with various weather conditions.

Our Cessna 172R with endurance of more than 8 hours will enable you to fly almost anywhere you like over the Aegean Sea and Mediterranean counties like Italy or Turkey without facing any refueling problems.

This most definitely will improve your skills as a Pilot in command.

The Airline Operations and Dispatch Course include the Ground School, 20 books (including the Aviation Foundation Studies) and the Certificate. The duration for completing the course averages about 3 months. A reasonable knowledge of the English language is required.

English language classes can be arranged if needed at an additional cost prior or during the course depending on the Students requirements.

Current courses available:

  • PPL(A)
  • Conversions From ICAO PPL to EASA PPL
  • Night qualification
  • Hour Building
  • Dispatcher

HOT/CFI: Capt George Kelarakis

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Nikos Kazantzakis Airport
Heraklion, Crete 71601

+30 (0) 69442-91480

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