February 03, 2022


Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) www.sassofia.com is pleased to share that the FAA FAR-145 and FAR-43 for Repair Stations located outside the U.S., not under a BASA/MIP Initial training was completed by 20 delegates from Pratt & Whitney Turkish Airlines. 

The course was carried out as a webinar by the knowledgeable SAS instructor Altin Vrapi on 07-11 & 12-14 January 2022.

What was the training about? 

This course aims to provide the delegates with a secure knowledge of the key components of FAA FAR Part 145 and FAR Part 43. They will learn how to Implement FAA FAR Part 145 within their organization and will understand the interface between FAA FAR Part 145 and Part 43.

Benefit of our training services – Sign up for the FAA FAR-145 & FAR-43 for Repair Stations located outside the U.S. not under a BASA/MIP – Initial – 3 Days training

Get to know the Instructor

Altin Vrapi is an aviation specialist with over 25 years of working experience skilled in Aviation Management, Safety, Quality, and Security. He is a Licensed Aircraft Engineer since 1996 with different type ratings. The aviation instructor is experienced in different managerial roles: Flight Safety Management, Airport development, and operation, Air Operations, Maintenance, Quality Assurance & Airline Management. Learn more about Altin here 

About Pratt & Whitney Turkish Airlines

Turkish Engine Center (TEC) is a joint venture between Pratt & Whitney and Turkish Airlines Technic which started operating in January 2010. TEC is located at Istanbul’s second international airport, Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). Its repair capabilities include an information technology system, enhanced with a methodology for engine overhaul practices, that provides services to airline operators in Turkey, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and CIS countries.

About Sofema Aviation Services 

Since 2008 our company provides a clear understanding of the regulatory environment and acts as an enabler to help organisations focus on organisational performance with the understanding that Regulatory Compliance is a step on the journey and not the destination. Over the years we have helped many thousands of aviation professionals gain a deep understanding regarding both the regulatory environment as well as competence building vocational training. By the end of 2021, we have issued over 50,000 certificates of course completion to our delegates.

Sofema Aviation Services www.sassofia.com and our sister company Sofema Online www.SofemaOnline.com currently provide 550+ Classroom & Webinar courses available together with over 250 online courses.

What was the training experience of the delegates? 

“The interactive course was quite well and instructive. We had a chance to review what had already been known as well as new updates on FAA rules and
regulations. It has also given us an opportunity to broaden our knowledge on the subject.”

“The instructor was very skilled, competent, energetic and enthusiastic and he was trying to bring the participants into the subject.”

Are you looking for an Open Training or Training in your Company?

We specialize in delivering “Open” & “In-Company” Regulatory Training, providing the aviation industry with dedicated and specific cost-effective support focused beyond compliance. We have a flexible resource that can support you by either supplying a standard training package or by providing bespoke training specifically tailored to your companies needs.

Become a part of the Sofema Family – Visit this page to see our complete list of available courses.

For additional details regarding any of our “In-company” or “Open training” courses please see our websites www.sassofia.com & www.sofemaonline.com or email us at team@sassofia.com


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