Within the scope of the Women of Aviation Worldwide Week, Turkish Aeronautical Association , Antalya Directorate and Can EREL Mentor lüğünde of National Education helped organize an educational trip to International Flight Training Center (IFTC,) located in Antalya, for 20 female students from Akdeniz Üniversitiy to increase awareness among women about the aviation sector.
Officials from IFTC, which operates within Gözen Holding, gave briefing about flights and flight rules. After the briefing, the young women were given basic aeronautical information and then they had the chance to participate into practical simulations of situations which may happen during actual flights, such as fire, smoke, emergencies, evacuation, and flight procedures.
The women who are at the stage of planning their career said that they learnt a great deal from the simulations and from the trip in general, and that they had to chance to get to know the aviation sector better. They promised to work more enthusiastically and diligently from that day on.