New Integrated JAA Instrument Rating and Cirrus Transition Training Program

Nov. 6, 2012
Pilots Training in Europe Can Now Complete Both in Less Than Three Months

Poznan, Poland and Duluth, Minn., USA (November 5, 2012) Cirrus Aircraft announced today that  Cirrus Training Center (CTC), Aero Poznan, is now offering holders of a JAA/EASA pilot license an opportunity to add instrument rating in less than three months and get full Cirrus Transition Training at the same time – all in one, attractively priced package.

Aero Poznan, one of the leading Cirrus Training Centers in the world and operator of the European Cirrus Simulator Center, has introduced a new and unique training program. Their Integrated Instrument Rating Training with Cirrus Transition Training Course (IIRT/CTTC) is designed for JAA/EASA licensed pilots who wish to meet the demanding European Instrument Rating standards and get in-depth transition training for the state-of-the-art Cirrus SR22/SR22T at the same time.

The IRRT/CTTC syllabus combines all aspects of the required training:

  • Ground training in the format of the distance learning.
  • 35 hours of simulator training in one of the most advanced Cirrus full motion simulators in the world.
  • 15 hours of in-the-air practical training on a fully equipped, newest Cirrus SR22 or SR22T.

Pilots who have successfully completed IR ground training with other JAA/EASA certified training organizations may opt to join Aero Poznan’s Instrument Rating Training course at the practical part of the program.

More details of IRRT/CTTC can be found on Aero Poznan’s website at or by emailing [email protected].


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About Aero Poznan

Cirrus Training Center, Aero Poznan, is a certified JAA training organization providing a complete range of JAA/EASA courses together with Cirrus specific programs, such as Cirrus Transition Training, Recurrent Training and Cirrus Emergencies Survival. Aero Poznan is the operator of the European Cirrus Simulator Center, offering the only synthetic Cirrus training outside the US on one of the most advanced Cirrus full-motion simulators in the world, equipped with Cirrus Perspective™ by Garmin® avionics and CAPS (Cirrus Airframe Parachute System) activation training.