Flight Training Partner

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Flight Training Information

planeAir Hawke’s Bay has a successful record of putting pilots into jobs!

A new qualification called NZ Diploma in Aviation is available as from 2012. For more information on programme options please click here.

STUDENT LOAN FUNDING IS AVAILABLE together with supplementary funding (with conditions) if required.

Air Hawke’s Bay also offers a range of course options including Private Pilot Licence, Commercial Pilot Licence, Instrument Rating, Instructor Ratings, Instructional Technique Course, Airline Integration Course, Airline Transport Pilot Licence (theory only), Basic Gas Turbine, and GPS ratings.


International Courses

textFirst Officer Programme offered by Air NZ Aviation Institute for further details click here.

The New Zealand Pilot Licence enjoys widespread international recognition and is an International Civil Aviation Organisation Pilot Licence. A New Zealand Pilot Licence is also similar to a (European) Joint Aviation Authority Pilot Licence.


Charter Services

Corporate Charters: Air Hawkes Bay is approved and certified by the New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to charter to most destinations within New Zealand.

Aerial Photography and Surveying: Our aircraft are appropriately certified and equipped for aerial photography and surveying.

Scenic Flights: The fabulous climate, clear air and beautiful landscape make the Hawkes Bay an ideal place for scenic flights.

Hastings Weather

Please click on the link below the view the current weather situation at Air HB
Hastings Aerodrome AWIB Weather

Hastings Aerodrome Information

Hastings Aerodrome Overview from a Hexacopter

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