Founded in 2010 by Andrew Grunwell, Horizon Flight Training & Airline Support offers recruitment services and ongoing training and support for its airline clients. With over 30 years’ experience, Horizon is able to provide its clients with world-class contract pilots, trainers and crew, whilst covering a range of airline training services.
Horizon’s clients receive a dedicated service that keeps staff trained with the latest skills and techniques. Candidates who are recruited through Horizon will be well placed within a role that they can be proud of. For airlines requiring contract staff or current staff to be better trained, Horizon offer a cost-effective alternative to having in-house programmes.
Charter Airlines, by the nature of the airline business, have busy peak times and less busy off-peak periods. Horizon works by allowing its clients access to highly trained contract crew with seasonal flexibility. Using contract crew during peak periods saves costs by supplementing a smaller employed workforce during peak seasons.
Horizon are a specialist provider of trained pilots and cabin crew, with a proven record of recruitment success having built excellent relationships with blue-chip clients.
Horizon have contracted A320 Line-Training Captains and A330 Line F/Os and Captains to major UK and European operators, and have helped recruit countless other airline professionals to partner airlines.
Horizon have a dedicated team that will provide highly qualified and experienced flight crew personnel. Whether working with clients’ existing employees by performing annual checks or through additional training and career progression, or finding new employees, Horizon will always deliver.
Horizon offers individual pilots or cabin crew looking to enhance their career a wide range of training courses. Those looking to further their career with Horizon courses will be receiving top-quality training from highly experienced instructors and examiners with a proven track record, using state of the art commercial flight simulators.
Horizon also offer individuals interview and assessment preparation with highly experienced instructors and examiners, so that they are always as prepared as possible throughout the entire recruitment process.
If you are a pilot or cabin crew member interested in one of the courses offered by Horizon, or you would like to put yourself forward as an Airline Crew, please fill out this form and upload your CV. A member of the team will be in contact as soon as possible to discuss the next steps.
For Leading Chinese Carrier
At least 3000 hours of total flying time (excluding simulator time)
At least 600 hours of PIC time on A320 family of aircraft
With Leading European Airline
At least 3 years TRI experience
With Jordan Aviation Airlines
Must have flown type within last 3 months
“The training I completed through Horizon has really helped progress my career, and Andy has been helpful and supportive every step of the way”
JENNY WILLIAMSON | FO A320
“All of my dealings with Horizon have been extremely professional and very well organised. It is nice to work for agency that genuinely delivers the goods, that in turn means that I can concentrate on delivering a 1stclass product to the end customer.”
ALUN EVANS | WIZZ AIR CAPTAIN A320
“Andy goes above and beyond for his clients.”
MICHAEL LINDSAY | CAPTAIN A320
“Horizon have been great and very supportive allowing me to provide the best possible service I can to the airline.”
DAVID LANE |WIZZ CAPTAIN A320
Horizon provides a cost-effective recruitment and contract supply service that ensures airline clients receive carefully selected and best suited individuals for any required position. Likewise, airline crew wishing to seek further training through Horizon can do so, in order to better their career and enhance their capabilities.
Horizon offer an extensive range of cabin crew training services, pilot license revalidation and renewals, type ratings, and interview preparation for established pilots or cabin Crew wishing to further their airline career.
A full list of services is provided below:
Pilot and Cabin Crew recruitment
Pilot and Cabin Crew training
Interview and Assessment Preparation
A320, A330 and B737 Pilot Training\
License Proficiency Check (LPC)
License Conversions to EASA
Operator Conversion Courses (OCC)
Type Rating Courses (Including A320)
A320 – A330 Conversion (CCQ)
Cabin Crew Training: Safety & Emergency Procedures (SEP)
Multi-Crew Co-Operation Courses