Sauli Kuortti

Sauli Kuortti, Head of Training, Finnish Aviation Academy

Mr. Sauli Kuortti is the Head of Training of the Finnish Aviation Academy. He was a member of the EASA RMT.0581 & 0582 “Loss of Control Prevention and Recovery Training” Rulemaking Group and he currently represents IAAPS (International Association of Aviation Personnel Schools) in the EASA Flight Standards Technical Committee (FS.TEC).

Sauli started flying in 1993 and he has worked as a flight instructor since 1995. He holds an EASA CPL(A) and FAA ATPL(A) licences and has been type rated in Beechcraft BE300 King Air, Embraer EMB-500/505 and Embraer ERJ 170. He has held a type rating flight instructor rating (TRI) for BE300 and EMB-500 and he started instructing UPRT training flights in 2008 in an Extra 300L, when the Finnish Aviation Academy added UPRT exercises to complement their ab-initio training program.