AETS-Sofema Awarded EASA Part 147 Rotary Approval

AETS-Sofema, an EASA Part 147 organisation BG.147.0005 and partner of Sofema Aviation Services ( and SofemaOnline ( is very pleased to announce that we have been awarded rotary approval by the Bulgarian CAA to deliver the following Helicopter Type Training:

Agusta AB139/AW139 (PWC PT6)
Eurocopter MBB-BK 117 C1 (Turbomeca Arriel 1)

See the Certificate here

Bringing together two great companies – Aircraft Engineering Training Solutions (AETS) based in Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex United Kingdom and Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) a Sofia Bulgaria Based Regulatory Training Organisation.
Understanding our client’s aviation and aircraft business needs is what makes us different. As a team of professional, passionate, industry experienced people, we listen to our clients’ training requirements and provide flexible and responsive solutions that fulfil the brief.

Steve Bentley – Accountable Manager of AETS-Sofema, commented:

“This is a fantastic achievement and a major credit to Mr David Brooks – Rotary Training Manager of AETS-Sofema. Adding Rotary to our fixed wing approvals will increase our reach and allow us to better serve our clients.”

If you would like to contact AETS-Sofema please email and to discuss your future requirements regarding Rotary 147 approved training please email